How to Apply
Applying for the HACP is easy! Here’s how it works:
1. Submit your application either by phone, fax, or mail. If you are paying by check, then you must submit your application by mail. Credit cards may be used in any type of registration.
2. You will need to decide at the time of your application whether you want to take the exam on-line or at an in-person proctored test site. Proctored exams are accompanied by a preparation course held the day prior to the examination. On-line exams can be taken at any time during the year, while in-person proctored exams are offered annually.
3. You will be notified by email once we have received and approved your application.
- If you are taking the exam on-line, your contact information will be forwarded to Exam Builder.com. You will be notified when you are able to take the exam. At that point, follow instructions in the Candidate Applicant Handbook.
- If you are taking the exam at an in-person proctored location, note the specific location on the application form. Location details are on the website. Applicants will be responsible for procuring their own travel arrangements.
Ready to Apply?
Register on-line to take the on-line examination for the first time.
Register on-line to re-take the initial on-line examination.
Click here to download the application form and register by mail or fax.
To apply by phone, call toll free at 866-324-5080 between 9AM to 5PM PT, Monday through Friday.