Maintaining Your AR Certification
Maintaining Your Certification through Continuing Education
Why? Regulatory rules and AR technologies are changing at a rapid pace – and the continuing education requirements of certification ensure ARM and ARS credential holders continue to maintain and enhance their AR expertise. Therefore, accredited AR professionals are required to earn continuing education credits through training, education and other professional development activities.
- Login to your certification account – Need a login? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- CEUs will be listed as “points” in Achievements which you can find on the menu – keep track of all your activities by easily viewing your points.
- Through the course library, you can find links to register for upcoming opportunities to earn CEUs. There will be more than 15 CEUs posted throughout the year. Be sure to return to your account to self-report after the activity!
- You can participate in activities outside of the AR & O2C Network. You will need to submit them for approval in your Certification Account by clicking on the course titled “Other CEUs.” This is the best way to get approval on your CEUs. If you email them to our certification team directly, there will be a delayed response.
- You will automatically be renewed as long as you have 15 CEUs (points) listed in your Achievements.
- You can download an updated certificate in your Achievements each year.
How do I find opportunities to earn CEUs?
In your certification account. The most efficient way to browse CEU opportunities is to log in to you certification account using the steps above and click on the Course Library.
Frequently Asked Questions
- One or more of my CEUs are not listed in my achievements. What do I do?
Please enter these in “Other CEUs” in your course library. List them all together, including the name, date and length (how many hours) and submit. If you don’t include this information we will not be able to give you the CEUs. They will be approved within 24-48 hours. Emailing this information will create a delay in the update. The best way is to submit them is through your account.
- Do we still accept the CEU Forms?
No, we no longer need the CEU forms.
- Why do I see AP and Controller Activities in my Course Library?
Your course library may be defaulted on “All Categories.” You can switch this to AR at the top of your Course library.