Appropriate documentation of requisite education for
eligibility and of continuing education activity (required for CSEG, CSMS, CSTM
and CSTP applicants) must be included with the application for certification.
ATMAE reserves the right to verify education, professional experience, and continuing
Education: Diploma or transcript that identifies applicant,
degree name and date degree awarded; or verification of impending degree by
signature of academic advisor or appropriate academic staff on the application
Continuing Education -
Information: Documents must 1)
identify the certified individual by name, 2) identify the sponsor or provider,
3) provide a title and short description of the content, 4) indicate the dates
of attendance, and 5) indicate the number of contact hours, course credit
hours, or CEUs accorded to the activity. The document must allow the ATMAE
staff to evaluate the activity - Who? What? When? How Much?
- Source: The document should originate from the sponsor or
provider of the activity, from an employer's Human Resources or Training
Department, or from a supervisor. Documents reporting activities that were
created by the certified individual, such as letters or emails, are not
acceptable, unless the information is verified by a supervisor or other
reporting source independent of the certified individual.
- Web-Documents: Web-based documents that do not identify the certified individual by
name are not acceptable. Web-based documents that are only accessible by the
certified individual are not acceptable (i.e. web-based transcripts that are
only accessible through secure login by the certified individual.)