IMPORTANT NOTE 1: Candidates applying for a certification exam, retaking an exam, renewal, or recertification

  • To streamline the application process, please prepare all of the required application documentation prior to starting the application submission process.
  • Based on the specific Certification application (Initial, Retaking an Exam or Renewal/Recertification), specific application information will be required as listed below.

IMPORTANT NOTE 2: Please do not proceed with creating an application until you have ALL documentation digitally available for upload.

IMPORTANT NOTE 3: File size for each document upload cannot exceed 5.12 MB (or 5120 Kilobytes).

Please be aware that the only acceptable payment methods available through the portal are credit card and ACH (Automated Clearing House Payment Method)

 

 CRI Program
 Initial 
 Retaking an Exam 
 Renew 
 Recert 
2x2 Photo (Required in JPG) − Upload a 2x2 color photo that meets the Photo ID Requirements.
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Proof of Identity (Required in PDF) − Upload a copy of an official government passport or national ID (e.g., driver’s license).
Proof of ID only required if scheduling an exam.
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ADA (when applicable) − Download and complete the ADA Disability Accommodations form. Candidates will be required to upload this form in PDF format during the application process if requesting accommodations.
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Visual Acuity Form (Required in PDF) − Download and complete the Visual Acuity form. An eye examination must be administered by an Ophthalmologist, Optometrist, Medical Doctor, Registered Nurse, or Certified Physician’s Assistant.
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Employment Verification (Required in PDF) − Download and complete the Employment Verification form. This form must be completed by your most recent employer.
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Qualifying Work Experience − Candidates will be required to enter relative work experience which is applicable to the program. Candidates may need to enter more than one employer; therefore, please make sure that you have the following information ready for each employer entered:
  1. Company Name
  2. Company Phone Number
  3. Company Business Type
  4. Company Street Address
  5. Company City
  6. Supervisor’s Name
  7. Supervisor’s Email
  8. Title of Supervisor
  9. Applicant’s Job Title
 10. Employment Start/End Dates
 11. Job Responsibilities
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Alternative Credit for Experience (when applicable) − Candidates who are substituting work experience with Education, Training, and/or Experience as a CWI must submit the following form with supporting documentation.
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Training − Applicants shall have a minimum of 40 hours organized training in radiographic interpretation covering the body of knowledge described in Section 9 of AWS B5.15. Submit proof of training if not taking the AWS CRI seminar.
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Renewal Activity Log − Complete and submit the CRI Activity Log in PDF format.
1) Submit documented evidence of at least 2 months (350 hours) experience performing specific duties of a CRI as described in AWS B5.15. The documentation must be attested to by the employer or client for whom the duties were performed. This experience shall have been performed during the immediate preceding three-year certification.
2) Submit documented evidence of at least 4 weeks (160 hours) of teaching experience in radiographic interpretation covering the body of knowledge as described in AWS B5.15. The documentation must be attested to by the employer or client for whom the teaching was performed.
 
 
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