Fees and Policies
The RISE board of directors charges the following fees:
- Application fee: $150
- First-time examination fee: $350
- Examination retake fee: $100
Fees are payable to RISE Inc. via credit card, check or money order. Fees are subject to change without notice. All fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable. Nonsufficient fund (NSF) checks will stop the application or examination process and the check originator will be billed for any related NSF fees.
The RISE board of directors evaluates all applicants seeking the RISE CSRP certification without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation or disability. Membership in any voluntary membership organization is not required.
Applying for the Exam
Instructions for completing the application form are included on the form. Please be sure to read all the instructions carefully. If your application is incomplete or illegible, it will be returned. Any application that does not meet all the education and employment criteria will be denied with no refund of the application fee. The designated deadlines for accepting applications for a specific exam administration will not be extended for any reason.
Your application will be reviewed by individuals who are deemed qualified through experience or education and are trained in how to conduct the assessments in a manner that is fair and consistent.