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Step 2: Request access to the Candidate Portal

Request an account. Authorization may take up to 2-3 business days. Watch for an email!

Step 3: Log in to your Portal to apply now!

Submit your exam application for the NBE and/or LRR/Other.

Step 4: Verify your eligibility

Verify with your state or school that you are eligible to sit for the exam.
National Board Exam: Candidates must graduate from an ABFSE accredited program with a minimum of an Associate's Degree.
-- OR meet state eligibility requirements and have the state board where you are seeking licensure provide exam eligibility directly to The Conference.
Laws, Rules, & Regulations Exam / Other Exams: Determined by state licensing board.

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If you haven't received the email and/or do not see your application in your Candidate Portal, we likely have not received your eligibility. Please see step 4.

Step 5: Click to schedule your appointment

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