Society of Wetland Scientists Professional Certification ProgramSociety of Wetland Scientists
Professional Certification Program
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Professional Wetland Scientists Certified Since 1994
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Application

This form is for residents of the United States and Canada. If you live in a different country, CLICK HERE.

This is a multi-part application.
You must complete each section by clicking on the section number.
You must complete Section 1 first then the other sections will become available. Sections can be accessed multiple times while you complete the entire application.
You will be sent a temporary password via email to access your application while you complete all the sections.
NOTE: Point at each of the little blue bubbles for instructions on each section or Click Here for a PDF.
NOTE: Please do not use the < > characters in your text.

Upgrading from WPIT to PWS Instructions:MORE

* Section 1 - Personal Information. All fields are required.MORE
* Section 2 - Code Of Ethics. All fields are required MORE
* Section 3 - College / University Education MORE
* Section 4 - Wetland Related Courses/Training Required for PWS MORE
* Section 5 - Qualifying Full-Time Experience MORE
* Section 6 - Additional Supportive Information MORE
* Section 7 - Statement of Expertise Essay MORE
* Section 8 - Professional References MORE
* Comments - General Comments MORE
* Payment - FEE PAYMENT MORE

If you have already started an application and wish to continue, LOGIN using your temporary password that you received via email. If you did not receive a password, please check your junk or spam folder. If you can not find the email, then Click Here.

When you have completed ALL the sections for your application and made a payment,
you MUST click this FINAL SUBMIT button to submit your application for review.
An automated email will be sent to each of your references requesting that they fill out the FormC in your behalf.


If you are applying for an upgrade from WPIT to PWS, LOGIN to save some typing.

Personal Information
I am Applying For: Upgrading? MORE
Have You applied for certification before?No   Yes
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SWS MemberNo   Yes - If yes SWS ID #
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Type your name (with highest degree, if desired) exactly as you wish it to appear on your certificate:
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Photo Release I hereby agree to these terms with the submission of this application.
By taking part in SWS and SWSPCP events you grant SWSPCP full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications.
If you do not wish for your picture to be used publicly please inform the SWSPCP office in writing at info@wetlandcert.org

 

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