So, why is this certification important to you, the customer?
Quite simply, the credentials achieved through this certification program promotes quality assurance for you - the customer, while promoting a standard of professional practice for the field. These standards aim to enhance service to people with disabilities who are seeking technology applications to maximize their ability to function in their environment. RESNA’s ATP Certification recognizes professionals who have reached an internationally accepted standard of knowledge in assistive technology. To achieve ATP certification a candidate must first have three years full time work experience in the field, then pass a rigorous exam, and finally must maintain their credential through ongoing education and continued work in the field.
Let us help you through the ordering process
Let our certified ATP’s guide you through the process of ordering your new mobility device. Most of the mobility products we sell are complex and specific to your needs. Having an ATP to consult with through this process will greatly improve the direct outcome of the equipment being ordered. Have questions about seating, positioning or any other pieces of equipment? Let our professionals steer you in the right direction and be a sounding board for you to make the most informed decisions.
The ATP certification helps ensure a person’s qualifications and knowledge and ensures that professionals attain a common level of competence in helping people with disabilities use technology more effectively. An ATP can practice in any state, so long as he/she maintains certification through professional development and ongoing training, which is especially important in this rapidly changing industry.