Process for New Applicants

Process for New Accreditation Applicants

Accreditation Application  


Collection Supervisor attends a DATIA Train the Trainer Course and, upon completion, is awarded the Certified Professional Collection Trainer (CPCT™) designation.


Certified Professional Collection Trainer (CPCT) returns to collection facility and trains all collection personnel on site.




DATIA administers Collector Certification Exam to each individual collector.


Accreditation Application sent to DATIA, with list of facility's collection personnel to be scheduled to take Collector Certification Exam.




Certified Professional Collector (CPC) designation awarded to collectors upon passing exam.


Accredited Collection Facility status awarded to facility once all collectors have passed the Collector Certification Exam.