Below is the complete attestation statement to which a certiﬁcant must agree and sign in order to renew their certiﬁcation.
By my signature, I attest that the information I submit in this application and in any required accompanying or subsequent documentation is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. Additionally, I understand that persons who apply for certiﬁcation as an OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST REGISTERED OTR® or CERTIFIED OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT COTA®, or persons who have been certiﬁed by NBCOT, are subject to NBCOT’s Procedures for the Enforcement of the NBCOT’s Candidate/Certiﬁcant Code of Conduct.
I understand NBCOT reserves the right to not accept or delay approval of this application. I also understand that I may be subject to audit at any time and that NBCOT reserves the right to take action for failure to comply with the audit procedures.
In order to maintain my certiﬁcation, I understand that from time-to-time NBCOT may amend its requirements, policies, and procedures to include: initial certiﬁcation, certiﬁcation renewal, and Procedures for the Enforcement of the Candidate/Certiﬁcant Code of Conduct.
I agree to disclose any criminal, legal, or other disciplinary matters within sixty (60) days of any such matter per the NBCOT Candidate/Certificant Code of Conduct.
I also agree to notify NBCOT in writing of any address or name change(s) within thirty (30) days after the change becomes effective. If requested to do so, NBCOT may verify my certiﬁcation status.
I attest that I have completed all certiﬁcation renewal requirements.