Obtaining IPCHs

All Certificants are required to obtain at least six Infection Prevention Contact Hours (IPCHs) in each of the five major content areas for a total of IPCHs in a three-year recertification cycle.

Fees

  • All certificants must pay the annual fee of $50 during the payment period of October 1 – December 31 every year or their credential will be revoked. There will be no extension period allowed.

IPCHs

  • All certificants must submit 30 IPCHs (six 6 IPCHs in each of the five content areas) once in their three-year recertification cycle by December 31 of their three-year recertification cycle and pay the annual fee or their credential will be revoked. There will be no extension period allowed.