Renew My Certification

Is your NACE Institute Certification about to expire?

By renewing your certification now, you will maintain your hard-earned credentials and continue to set yourself apart from the competition. You can also avoid a re-instatement fee or possible suspension of your certification. Your certification still bears the same value and will continue to represent your professional achievement of certification. Certifications are eligible for renewal beginning 90 days prior to the expiration date.

Renew your certification in less than 10 minutes!

Steps to Certification Renewal:

  1. Submit Renewal Application through My Certification Portal
  2. Pay renewal fee
    • • NACE Members: $240 USD
    • • Non NACE Members: $450 USD

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As you prepare for renewal, you can use the Work Experience/Professional Development Log to keep track of your work experience and Professional Development Hours (PDH’s). Work experience and PDH’s will be submitted in your renewal application.

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Certification Updates:

​NOTE: NACE reserves the right to return any incomplete applications or those that do not meet the requirements. All application fees are non-refundable. To avoid processing delays or forfeiture of fees, please ensure that the application is complete, meets all the requirements and payment has been received.

Effective January 1, 2018 the renewal fee for both members and non-members will increase by $25.

Effective January 1, 2019 the reinstatement period for "Inactive" certification will decrease from five years to two years. Review the Certification Renewal Information for more information.

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