To earn the CSA certification and join our respected international organization of professionals dedicated to serving seniors ethically and effectively, simply follow these steps:
Complete the CSA application for the CSA certification. The application includes:
CSA Information Profile
The questionnaire is both a screening tool and an acknowledgement of an
applicant’s agreement to comply with the CSA Code of Professional
Responsibility and SCSA Membership Rules once the certification is
- Pass a background check
- Pass the CSA Code of Professional Responsibility online module and sign the CSA Code and SCSA Membership Rules
- Pass the CSA Exam*
If you are seeking the CSA credential, you may choose one of two paths to certification:
- Option 1: CSA Course and Exam Package
- Option 2: CSA Exam Only
If you are not seeking the CSA credential, you may choose to enroll in the CSA Course Only. Please see the Course Information page for more on these options
*Passing the CSA Exam is required for professional CE credit and is available with the CSA Course and Exam Package only. CE is not available with the Exam only or the Course only options.
For a complete description of the CSA certification program, including recertification requirements, please check out the CSA Candidate Handbook.
If you have any questions regarding these requirements or would like to fill out the application via telephone with one of our National Account Managers, please contact us at 800-653-1785.