National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
800 S. Frederick Avenue, Suite 200, Gaithersburg MD 20877-4150
Is a not-for-profit credentialing agency that provides certification for the occupational therapy profession. NBCOT® serves the public interest by developing, administering and continually reviewing a certification process that reflects current standards of competent practice in occupational therapy. We also work with state regulatory authorities, providing information on credentials, disciplinary actions, and regulatory and certification renewal issues.
Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renewal Required? Every 5 Year(s) Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No This certification is accredited by NCCA. Read more about NCCA. This certification is third-party industry-endorsed. Read more about endorsement. This certification is related to military occupational specialties. Read more about military occupations..