Apply for the CHRI Exam

How to apply to take the CHRI exam

If you wish to sit for the CHRI exam and have not yet taken the CHRI exam or have held the CHRI designation in the past but allowed your credential to lapse, please complete and return the CHRI Exam Application. Prior to submitting your application, you must review the CHRI Exam Handbook. Once you are approved to sit for the exam, you will receive an email confirmation and will then have 90 days to schedule and take your exam. 

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Examination fee

The fee for the certification application process and examination is $255 for NAHRI members and $355 for non-members. Payment may be made by credit card, personal check, or money order payable to HCPro. While fees are non-refundable, payment will be returned if the application is not approved.  Visit our store for more information.

 

Apply to re-take the examination after failing

If a candidate fails the exam, they may take it again after waiting 90 days from the date of the failed exam. NAHRI will discount the exam fee to $125 for the first retake only. Subsequent attempts to pass the exam will be at full price. 

If you have already applied for and taken the CHRI exam but did not pass and wish to sit for the exam again, please complete and return our CHRI Re-Examination Application. Prior to submitting your application, you must review the CHRI Exam Handbook. Once you are approved to sit for the exam, you will receive an email confirmation and will then have 90 days to schedule and take your exam. 

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Passing score

The passing score will be based on cut scores from the first batch of exam takers. Additional information is forthcoming.

 

Request consideration for special accommodations

To request special accommodations, please complete the Request for Special Examination Accommodations form and submit with the exam application. Prior to submitting the application, you must review the CHRI Exam Handbook.