The following general eligibility requirements must be met by all American Board for Certification in Homeland Security (ABCHS) applicants:
Prior to sitting for the CHS-V examination, candidates must have been awarded CHS-IV OR a bachelor’s degree in Homeland Security* or related area. This certification is intended for experts in numerous fields within the homeland security arena. Individuals holding CHS-V certification can develop and direct prevention, response, and recovery plans.
*Candidates interested in alternate pathway may contact association headquarters at 877.219.2519, or refer to the CHS-V Certification Handbook at www.abchs.com under the certification tab
ABCHS has partnered with FastTEST Web to deliver its nationally-recognized certification exams via the FastTEST Web platform
Military Personnel: Pearson VUE offers professional ABCHS certification exams to U.S. military service members on-site at military installation testing centers worldwide.