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Reminder: New Documentation Requirements for IIA Certifications Now in Effect

Individuals who plan to apply for any IIA certification program should take note of the new documentation requirements that became effective Jan.1, 2014.

The IIA must have the following documents on file prior to a candidate being granted “Approved” status and able to register or sit for IIA certification exams:

  • Proof of identification in the form of a copy of the candidate’s official passport, driver’s license, or national identity card. The identification must be current (not expired) and contain the candidate’s photograph.
  • Proof of education in the form of a copy of the degree(s) or transcripts.
  • A Character Reference Form completed and signed by an active IIA-certified individual, a current or prior supervisor, or the candidate’s current professor.

The documents must be transmitted to The IIA via the Document Upload Portal.

For complete details, process, instructions, and forms for each certification, please visit www.theiia.org/certification.