This form must be completed by any individual working in the EAP field who seeks membership and certification under the existing professional designation categories. This application form replaces the existing membership form and should be accompanied by other relevant documentation (as indicated below).
Maintaining industry recognised accreditations can provide numerous benefits, including improved career prospects and enhanced earning power. It is an indisputable fact that certifications are valuable for EA Practitioners and Professionals’ career advancement. Not only can certifications help individuals differentiate themselves in the market place, but they also serve as an indicator to employers that a potential hire has the requisite skills to perform a specific job or service. Thus, many employers support on-going learning and accreditation for their employees to develop a more skilled workforce. Therefore, certification can become a definite predictive criterion for successful job performance.