By Daryl Lee Spiewak, CEM, TEM, Lead Trainer for the CEM Commission
This article discusses the significant changes the USA Board has made to the certification program since 2011. We covered individual changes in previous CEM Corner articles, but this article briefly discusses them all in one place for ease of reference.
IAEM staff posts approved changes on the IAEM website as they occur and incorporates these changes into the revised application booklet available online for free download. Candidates should review the certification section of the website prior to submitting an application packet to ensure that their application is the current version and that it fulfills all current requirements. Doing so improves the odds of becoming certified with the initial submission.
Before submitting your AEM/CEM credential application, review the material available in the Certification section of this website for for updated requirements and/or changes to the process. In addition, ensure that you are working with the most current version of the application booklet, as applications downloaded outside of a one-year time frame may be out-of-date.
IAEM Bulletin, October 2012
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