NFPA offers two credentialing exams:

  • The Paralegal CORE Competency Exam™ establishes your education has prepared you for many types of paralegal work and helps you stand out from others whose schooling and experience are otherwise similar.  Those who have passed the PCCE may proudly display the CRP™ designation after their name.

  • The Paralegal Advanced Competency Exam® (PACE®) is for those with not only a comprehensive education in paralegal studies but also years of practical experience.  Earning the RP® designation by passing the PACE Exam shows that you are one of the best in the field!

  • Find out if you are eligible to sit for the PCCE or PACE Exams --- HERE.
  • Apply for your CRP or RP Credential ---- HERE.
  • Renew your CRP or RP Credential --- HERE.
  • Information regarding CLEs and Approved CLE Providers can be found --- HERE.
  • Information regarding API Review Courses and Advanced Training can be found --- HERE.
  • Answers to Frequently Asked Questions on the PCCE and PACE Exams can be found --- HERE.


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