Learn the basics of the laws that apply to professional certification. Topics include governance, autonomy, antitrust, tax exemption, copyright, trademark, contracts with vendors, injury and damage claims and more.
Designed for new credentialing staff, new volunteer board members, or staff who are developing a new certification program, set up your staff and volunteers for success by providing them basic knowledge and good practices for administering a certification program.
Learn ethical and legal issues in establishing policies and procedures that protect the public, certificants, and the certifying organization and that uphold the integrity of certification from a legal adviser to certification organizations. Real-life examples are also shared.
Listen to this on-demand webinar to learn more about how your organization can legally control its web domains, copyrights and trademarks, and tips for avoiding lawsuits related to association websites and accounts, including international examples.
The "Credentialing Specialist" Assessment-based Certificate Program is designed for certification staff who want to gain insights into the eco-system of certification from a program's conception, through its development and delivery, to maintenance and improvement.