PHE Application Process

The application procedure for the PHE Certificate is as follows:

Apply: Fill out the online application

Review: Your application will be reviewed by ESA Staff. You will hear within a week if your application was accepted or not.

Pay: When your application is reviewed and approved, you will be directed by ESA staff on how to pay. For an overview of the fee structure, click here

Select a proctor. This is the person who will administer the exams to you and to whom ESA will send your testing instructions. more info on proctors can be found here

Schedule your exam. The tests must be taken within 365 days of making application.

Pass your exam. The application is valid until the applicant passes the exam. 

Promote yourself. PHE Certificates are delivered as a digital credential.  Certificate holders can embed the credential in their website, social media profiles, or download a PDF to hang in their office.