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Please contact Customer Service at [email protected] or 1-888-960-ASAP for assistance with your Certification Profile or Account.
No, there are no other required materials outside of the Study Guide to take the Exam. The cost is $375 and includes access to the Study Guide, training videos, and the Exam.
Yes, ASAP’s PACE Certification is a proud member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE).
Please make checks payable to ASAP Mailing address:
121 Free Street
Portland, ME 04101
Yes! The easiest (and most secure) way to pay is with a credit card. Currency and exchange rates will be handled automatically. Another option is to pay via Wire Transfer.
Your PACE Certification materials will be accessible for reference as long as your enrollment stays current.
Yes, you can access the study materials on any device and there is no special software needed.
When you return, you will be taken to the place you stopped. You will not have to scroll through to get back to your stopping point.
The Exam consists of 120 questions and is available online through your Certification Account. We estimate that it will take you approximately 90 minutes to complete.
No, once you begin the Exam, the timer will continue. You cannot stop it on your own. You must complete the Exam in one sitting. We estimate it will take approximately six to nine months to fully review the Study Guide, view the training videos, and take the exam. PACE offers you a flexible timeline and process so that you can earn your Certification at your pace, on your own time schedule. The availability of the Study Guide online and on-demand training videos make that possible. You have up to 1 year after your enrollment date to take the Exam.
You must earn a passing grade of 80% or better to complete the Exam and earn your PACE.
Congratulations are in order! You will receive a link to download your certificate and can proudly place the PACE designation after your signature.
You can take the Exam up to three (3) times, without re-enrolling. The Exam will be automatically graded and you will receive notification immediately.
Without re-enrolling or re-taking an Exam, you will need to earn a minimum of 2.4 ( 24 hours) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) every two years that indicate you have kept current by completing training or educational programs.
Training topics must be directly related to skills and knowledge for Administrative Professionals. One hour of training is the equivalent of .1 Continuing Education Credits. Training courses must offer a minimum of 60 minutes of education. Credits are only given for a complete 60 minutes--partial hours do not count. Documentation of successful completion must be submitted including topics, brief description of the content, duration of the training, and provider/instructor or training provider information.
✓ Attending sessions at the Administrative Professionals Conference.
✓ Training from a local provider or through your company or another training resource.
**Restrictions may apply – contact Customer Service for more details.
✓ Participating in ASAP 'Learn It Live!' or 'Learn It On-Demand!' webinars.
Questions? Contact Customer Service at [email protected] or 1-888-960-ASAP.