O&P Assistant

Fees

Orthotic Assistant

  • Application (non-refundable): $125 
  • Exam Fee: $225
  • Exam Retake Fee: $225
  • Late Fee (non-refundable): $100

Prosthetic Assistant

  • Application (non-refundable): $125 
  • Exam Fee: $225
  • Exam Retake Fee: $225
  • Late Fee (non-refundable): $100

Prosthetic-Orthotic Assistant

  • Requires both applications. Successful completion of both exams, will result in the Certified Prosthetic-Orthotic Assistant (CPOA) credential.

*Late Applications: Applications submitted up to 14 days after the application deadline will be subject to a late fee.

Annual Renewal Fee (required once certification is awarded): $150
Prorated for your first year. Due by December 1st. 

Written Exam Dates and Deadlines

Exam CycleApplication Deadline
February 5-17, 2024December 1, 2023
April 1-13, 2024February 1, 2024
June 3-15, 2024 April 1, 2024
August 5-17, 2024 June 1, 2024
September 30 - October 12, 2024 August 1, 2024
December 2-14, 2024October 1, 2024

Exam Locations: The exams are offered at 350+ locations nationwide or online with a live remote proctor. Check out the testing locations in your area.

Contact our Team

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Stephen Fletcher, CPO

Director, Professional Credentialing

Directs ABC’s Professional Ethics, Certification, Scope of Practice and Government Relations programs. Manages all ABC’s certification exam development and administration activities. Facilitates coordination of professional/clinical issues across all ABC programs, including state licensure.

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Molly Maguire

Professional Credentialing Administrator

Primary contact for: professional ethics complaints against ABC credential holders, questions about ABC scope of practice, state licensure issues and ABC Board of Director nomination applications.

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Tabita Whilden

Certification Manager

Responsible for all administrative functions of ABC's certification programs and interfacing with outside consultants.

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Lauren Moran

Certification Candidate Coordinator

Contact for: certification program inquiries, certification application assistance and status and licensure examination inquiries.

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