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CPFP: Eligibility and Verification

To demonstrate eligibility, candidates must submit an application documenting the completion of one of the following education and work experience pathways:

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  • High school graduation or equivalent and 7 years of relevant work experience* (a minimum of 7 years public or a minimum combination of 4 years public and 3 years private) within the last 9 years
  • Trade school certificate or associate's degree and 5 years experience* within the last 7 years
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher and 3 years of relevant work experience* within the last 5 years

*Relevant work experience is that performed in the role of a fleet professional defined as one who actively supervises, manages, oversees, or administers fleet services a minimum of 50% of the weekly activity within a public or private fleet entity.

Eligibility Application Fee:

APWA Members $195 USD
Nonmembers $245 USD

Eligibility Application Form

Complete the Eligibility Application fillable form. Save it. Then either print and mail with payment (to address noted on form), or email the digital version you saved (to email address noted on form). NOTE: This form utilizes a tool for electronic signatures. If you do not have a digital signature file set up or have forgotten the password for your digital signature file, you can select the "new ID" option, then click on "A new digital ID I want to create now" and on next screen select "New PKCS#12 digital ID file," then fill in the applicable fields (can skip organization unit and organization name if desired) and click "set up."