Requirements for Certification/Qualification/Licensure
Attend Basic Orientation Workshop
Pass Written Test
Pass Oral Performance Test w/score of 70%
Pass Consortium Test in Another State
Pass Federal Certification Test
Pass California Certification Test
No certification process at this time
Requires background check as of June 2010
Must also take ethics workshop
Accepts NAJIT exam
YES (with restrictions)
Cook County (Illinois)
Has three licensing levels (Certified, Conditionally Approved and Registered)
Basic Ethics Test
YES (multiple choice & written translation)
YES (min. 70% on each part)
2-day skills course required for certification
Has four status levels (Certified, Qualified Level I, Provisional Qualified Level I, Qualified Level II
Accepts NAJIT oral exam; requires mentorship + min. experience for certification
Certification in a consortium state.
40 hours of NV court observation and $50 admin fee.
YES (unless first tested in NJ)
Designation is "Approved,"
YES (with restriction)
Require official recommendations for certification.
YES (some restriction)
Must be US citizen or legally permitted to work in the US. OPI & Triennial fee
Two designations are offered called Basic (Pass oral performance test with a score of at least 60% on each part) license and Master (Pass oral performance test with a score of at least 70% on each part) license NOT Certified
Ethic Test, Court Observation & BCI