News for 2016 Exam-Takers
If you are studying for the ACS CCP Exam in Des Moines, be sure to check out the educational offerings of ACS CCP® Authorized Educators. ACS authorizes organizations offering education that aligns with any or all of the ACS Body of Knowledge domains that are integral to the ACS CCP Exam. There are currently three Authorized Educators, listed below. We encourage you to contact these educators directly to learn more about their exam preparation and training offerings.

You can also find exam prep tips and a breakdown of the percentage of questions from high level categories on the ACS website to aid in your studying. It’s beneficial to look at these categories to determine which you know best, and which require more studying — then prioritize your study plan accordingly.

ACS CCP Exam Informational Webinar
Are you planning to take the ACS CCP® Exam, or are you interested in learning more about the exam? We recently held a webinar on preparing for the exam, including what to expect on exam day, critical dates and deadlines you need to know leading up to the exam, and the ever-popular example questions. Watch the webinar online at

2013 CCPs: This Is Your Year to Recertify!
Can you believe it’s been three years since you received your ACS CCP® status? Recertifying every three years is required to maintain you certification, so this is your year to recertify!

Don’t worry: you don’t need to take another exam! You simply need to complete an online form indicating what you’ve been doing since you passed the exam in 2013. There is a $75 fee that is waived if you’ve attended the ACS Conference in 2014 or 2015, or if you attend this summer.

Recertification will be available starting at the ACS Conference in Des Moines, from July 27, 2016, through September 30, 2016.  If you plan to attend the ACS Conference in Des Moines, you can fill out an online application at the ACS CCP table on-site. For those of you who are not attending, you’ll be sent instructions on how to log into the new online recertification system so that you can recertify from the comfort of your own computer.