CPO® Application to Recertify

Certified Professional Organizers (CPOs) have proven industry proficiency by demonstrating they possess the body of knowledge and experience essential to professional organizing and productivity consulting.

The BCPO® Handbook contains an FAQ page regarding CPO® Recertification that you should look over prior to submitting this application. It also outlines the eligibility requirements for the CEUs you are entering for your recertification.

Reminder: All CPOs are required to have their annual maintenance fee of $100 USD paid in full prior to recertification.

Before submitting your application, please proceed to the invoice section of your profile to check for any outstanding balances.

Instructions: Complete the following form in its entirety. Incomplete or partially filled forms will not be processed. Fields that appear bold and underlined contain additional descriptions. Simply hover over the underlined text for more information.

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By submitting this application, I hereby affirm that I understand, acknowledge and agree to the following:


I hereby certify that I have read, understand, and agree to the CPO requirements published in the BCPO handbook (including the BCPO Logo Usage Guidelines, Privacy Policy, and Contact Information Changes policies), and am asserting that I have continued to practice as a Professional Organizer in the last three (3) years.

Code of Ethics

I have read the BCPO Code of Ethics and hereby confirm that I have not violated any of its provisions in the past and that I will comply with it in the future.

All information provided by me in this application is true to the best of my knowledge. BCPO may, at its sole discretion, make inquiry of individuals and organizations directly or indirectly referenced in any part of this application to verify the accuracy and completeness of the information I have provided. I further agree to cooperate in any such investigation by BCPO regarding the information I have provided, including my criminal history. I understand that providing any information that is fraudulent, or failing to completely or accurately disclose facts known to me, or my failure to cooperate in any inquiry by BCPO into the information I have provided, will result in the refusal of BCPO to issue the credential to me or revocation of my credential if already awarded, and me being forever barred from attaining the CPO credential.

Any action arising out of this application, (a) shall be governed by the law of the state in which the principal office of BCPO is located, without regard to that state's choice of law principles, and (b) must be brought in a state or federal court in the jurisdiction in which such principal office of BCPO is located. The undersigned applicant hereby submits to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in such jurisdiction.


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