The HTCP Level 3 is considered an advanced course providing the participant the opportunity to advance his/her skill level and knowledge. The course is open to trainers regardless of the age group they are currently working with.
- Pre-requisite of HTCP Level 2
- In-class course length 9 hours minimum
- Examination (take home)
- Universal Expiration date of Aug 31/YR (08/31/YR)
- No Equivalency
No equivalency shall be granted for Level 3. Any trainer taking the Level 3 course, must be a valid (current) HTCP Level 2. Certification is valid for three (3) years and uses the same expiration dates and rules as the Level I.
Level 3 Expiration Date:
All HTCP Level 1 certification expiration dates will be universal. This date will be August 31st/YR and will be for a maximum of three (3) years.
As a minimum standard, participants must re-qualify by participating in a HTCP Level 3 program format every three years and achieve a passing mark on the exam. If HTCP Level 3 certification is allowed to lapse for more than one (1) year, the participant must re-certify Level 2 or use their existing status as a level 2 to re-qualify for Level 3. NOTE: If lapsed beyond this requalification timeframe, a participant will be considered NEW and must complete the HTCP Level 1 full course.
Participants are requested to take the examination home
Grading the examination is conducted by the HDCO or host Member Association.
Passing grade is 75%