Certificate Program

TAICEP’s Certificate Program is designed to build on content that is already offered by TAICEP and other organizations as well as the development of new content, where needed.  


CURRENT CERTIFICATES (click on each for more information)

Foundation Certificate in International Credential Evaluation

What you’ll gain:  Foundational knowledge of credential evaluation and assessment best practices

What you’ll do: 

  • Earn 60+ professional development points through webinars, conference sessions,
    workshops, and more
  • Pass an online assessment. 
  • Complete a six-part capstone examination

Secondary School Certificate

What you’ll gain:  A detailed review of secondary education in the major educational system patterns and other countries

What you’ll do: 

  • Attend a webinar  
  • Complete two workshops  
  • Pass an online examination

Bologna Process Certificate

What you’ll gain:  An in-depth introduction to the Bologna Process, including its history and components, as well as how non-signatory countries to the Bologna Declaration are changing their post-secondary educational systems in response.

What you’ll do: 

  • Watch a 4 hour training video and/or prepare through resources of your choosing
  • Pass an online examination



TAICEP will be introducing new certificates in the future.  Some certificates may be formatted as sequential in nature and will require other certificates as prerequisites.


Any questions about the Foundation Certificate or the Certificate Program in general can be sent to TAICEPcertification@gmail.com.



  • Kate Freeman (Chair), SpanTran:  The Evaluation Company
  • Marianne Tompkins-Carter, Ontario College of Teachers
  • Martha Van Devender, ECE
  • Rebecca Murphy, Doctoral Student
  • Melissa Brizuela, Ryerson University
  • Panambi Abadie, Universidad de la Republica



We would love TAICEP members from outside of North America to join our committee!  If you’re interested in being part of a dynamic and fast-moving committee, please contact Kate Freeman at kfreeman@spantran.com