The BPMessentials BPMN Method and Style certification is valid for 2 years.  When your certification expires, you may be recertified by passing an online exam; no mail-in exercise is required for recertification.  The list of certified students on the website will indicate the certification status, current or expired.

To apply for recertification, log in to the training area on either with your original training key, if you have it, or your email address.  (If your email has changed since you were originally certified, contact  The recertification exam is based on the current BPMN Method and Style content.  There are 30 questions, and you must achieve a score of 80% or higher to pass.  You will have 3 attempts to pass.

Once logged in to the BPMessentials training area, you will see your current certification status.  If your certification is expired, you will see links that allow you to purchase recertification either with or without refresher training.  The cost for the exam without refresher training is $125.  The cost for the exam with refresher web/on-demand training is $200.  Alternatively, in lieu of the web/on-demand training, you may purchase the bpmnPRO gamification-based BPMN Method and Style eLearning app (PayPal link) for $49.95.  Note: bpmnPRO does not include the recertification exam; it is simply a refresher to help you prepare for the exam.  You must complete recertification (including refresher training or bpmnPRO) within 60 days of purchase.