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About NBCOT

Mission

Serving the public interest by advancing client care and professional practice through evidence-based certification standards and the validation of knowledge essential for effective practice in occupational therapy.

Vision

Certified occupational therapy professionals providing effective evidence-based services across all areas of practice worldwide.

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The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT®)

12 South Summit Avenue
Suite 100
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
(301) 990-7979

Email NBCOT at info@nbcot.org

Business Hours
Monday-Thursday: 9 am – 5 pm, Lunch: 12 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday: 9 am – 4 pm, Lunch: 12 pm – 1 pm

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NBCOT Services

NBCOT is pleased to provide certificants with a wide range of certification-related services:

Professional Conduct

Learn how NBCOT promotes and maintains standards of professional conduct in the practice of occupational therapy.

Verification of Certification Letter

Official letter to send to regulatory board, employer, or agency to verify certification.

What’s My Cert #

Use this application to automatically access your certification number.

Name Change Request

When necessary, request a name change to ensure the accuracy of your NBCOT certification record.

Address Change

For certificants who wish to update their address.

Reinstatement Request

Noncompliant-Inactive with NBCOT: How to regain your national certification status.

State Reactivation

Access information on state-level licensing requirements.

Retired in Good Standing

Retiring in Good Standing from NBCOT is the perfect end to a great career.

Duplicate Certificate

Request a replacement certificate.

Official Score Transfer

Use this to have an official copy of your examination results sent to a regulatory entity.

Internationally-educated Credential Evaluation Letter

FOR INTERNATIONALLY-EDUCATED OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS ONLY. Official Credential Evaluation letter
required by occupational therapists educated outside of the United States.