DES APPLICATION

Applicants must meet certain prerequisites in order to be considered for certification.

The completion of 25 clock hours is required to sit for the exam and the course lessons qualify for 14 of these hours. 11 clock hours must be completed by viewing content directly related to the planning and production of digital events or the explicit participation of planning and/or executing a digital event from a technical standpoint. (i.e. The planning of educational sessions to be broadcast in a digital environment is not valid.)

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Required completions prior to submitting your application below.


The application fee is $175 USD. Upon submission of this form, you will be directed to the checkout page to complete your payment. Please select “DEI Application” from the drop-down, add it to your cart, and click the cart icon at the top of the page.