Apply for Exam Development Committee

Eligibility Requirements for EDC Applicants
  • Current HPNA membership at time of application
  • Valid HPCC certification for year in which you are applying for appointment
Committee Member Expectations and Commitments

HPCC recognizes the value of certification. It is the responsibility of the applicant to communicate to their employers the time and travel commitments and responsibilities associated with the HPCC Examination Development Committees.

  1. Accept the obligation to perform the functions of the role and produce written examination items as specifically requested by the Board or EDC in addition to meetings.
    • Attend committee meetings as scheduled, which occur twice per year. Inability to attend the committee meetings must be discussed directly with the Chair of the EDC. Repeated absences will result in removal from the committee.
    • Be available to participate in 2-4 telephone conferences annually.
    • Willingness to write 15-30 questions each year varying on the needs of the exam.
    • Review 100 to 150 exam questions on exam form twice a year.
    • Participate in mentoring process by reviewing 10-15 items written by other EDC members.
    • Be responsible for additional activities related to the certification exam, as assigned.
  2. Maintain strict confidentiality of all exam items and committee work, both during and after the time served on the committee.
  3. Understand that you may not endorse or participate in review courses, publications, videos or any other programs designed specifically to prepare individuals for the HPCC Certification Examination during the time of service and for two (2) years afterward.
  4. Discouraged from service on other related National Boards or Committees during the term of service. Plans should be discussed with the Board President/Chair prior to making a commitment that would coincide with the term of service.
  5. Maintain accessibility to the Internet and email in order to complete EDC assignments.
  6. Perform other duties as assigned.

Elected/selected candidates are expected to comply with the above throughout their committee terms.

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If you are a current HPNA member at time of your application and also hold a valid HPCC certification, then you are eligible to serve on the Exam Development Committee for the certification for which you hold.

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