Fees & Deadlines

Current fees are listed below. In all instances, fees are "per specialty area." Any fees charged by TBLS may be adjusted as TBLS deems appropriate. Failure to timely pay any required fee shall be grounds for revocation of certification or denial of certification or recertification. All fees are non-refundable.

Deadlines for the certification process are listed below. However, both fees and dates are subject to change, so please visit this page frequently for the most current information.

Fees Due Dates
Certification Application $150.00 May 6, 2019
Certification Application Resubmit $50.00 May 6, 2019
Examination $250.00 Exam Date October 14, 2019
Laptop (pay only if typing exam) $55.00
Annual $125.00 April 30, 2019
Recertification (every 5th year of Certification) $50.00 April 30, 2019
Appeal $50.00 10 days after notice
Administrative Reinstatement $100.00 30 days after notice
Certificate of Special Competence $25.00