Student Resources

If you have past your CPO examination three or more weeks ago  and have yet to receive your certification or you have lost your certificate or wallet card, click here:

Newly Certified Welcome Packet

Shortly after earning your globally recognized PHTA certification, you will receive a certification welcome packet that will include:
  • Digital copy of certificate
  • Digital badge
  • Patch
  • Hard copy certificate (to display in your office or store)

Certification Policy Handbook

Please download a copy of the Certification Policy Handbook, a resource you may refer to when questions arise about certification program policies or procedures.


CPO certifications are valid for five years from the end of the month of issuance. For example, certifications issued on March 2, 2018, will expire March 31, 2023.