Leaders who allow their certification to lapse by not renewing their membership and/or insurance premium payment annually or, by not fulfilling their continuing certification requirements by the expiry date, may request that their certification be reinstated.

REQUIREMENTS FOR LAPSED CERTIFICATIONS

Candidates whose certification expiry date is less than 6 months overdue must:

  • submit a letter requesting an extension to their renewal.
  • pay all overdue membership fees and insurance premiums.
  • fulfill applicable continuing certification requirements within the extension time granted.

Candidates whose certification expiry date is 6 months to 1 year overdue must:

  • submit a letter requesting reinstatement of their certification(s).
  • pay all overdue membership fees and insurance premiums.
  • rewrite the specialty theory exam in their designation(s). *
  • fulfill applicable continuing certification requirements within the decided time frame.

Candidates whose certification expiry date is more than 1 year overdue:

  • submit a letter requesting reinstatement of the certification(s)
  • pay applicable membership fees and insurance premiums
  • re-do the leadership certification workshop in the specialty area(s) to be maintained, or re-write the specialty theory exam in their designation(s). This choice will be made in consultation with the FNB ED. *
  • fulfill applicable continuing certification requirements within the decided time frame.

*All fees will be the responsibility of the instructor and will be according to the fee(s) set by the Fitness NB office.