(Revised 04/1107/12)

Applicants meet the following performance test eligibility requirements to apply for a performance test:

Certification Status Performance Test Eligibility
Not certified Basic Level
BEI Level I, Signing Exact English (SEE), Morphemic Sign System (MSS), Level II
BEI Level I, Basic, Level II, Level III, Level IV, Level V Advanced Level
RID Comprehensive Skills Certificate (CSC), Certificate of Interpretation (CI), Certificate of Transliteration (CT), or CI and CT
NAD-RID NIC or Advanced
Certified Level III or higher from another state
BEI Level III, Level IV, Level V, OC:C, or Advanced Master Level
NIC Advanced or Master
Not certified and the applicant is deaf Level III Intermediary
Level III Intermediary Level V Intermediary
Level I Oral Oral Certificate: Basic (OC:B)
Level I Oral or OC:B Oral Certificate: Comprehensive (OC:C)
Not certified and the applicant is deaf Oral Certificate: Visible (OC:V)

Holders of RID, NIC, or certification from another state must submit a copy of their certification for verification purposes if applying for the Advanced or Master Performance test.