Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics

Our Board Certified Professionals combine education and experience with knowledge of human capabilities, needs, and limitations to optimize design for people. 


Wherever people interact with products, tasks, jobs, organizations or environments, Human Factors/ Ergonomics/ and User Experience Professionals (HF/E/UX) can help ensure that the system is optimized for human performance, well-being, and compatibility.


BCPE is a non-profit organization and is recognized internationally as the gold standard of HF/E/UX certification. 

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Certification - Why It's Important

The BCPE is dedicated to increasing the recognition of Board Certified Professionals by requiring the highest standards and providing a clear pathway to professional certification. 

In a crowded field of practitioners with less rigorous credentials, BCPE's Professionals distinguish themselves with an internationally-recognized certification.


Reasons for Certifying:

  • Enhanced Credibility - BCPE's certification is considered the 'Gold Standard' 

  • Enhanced Job Opportunities - most employers prefer certified professionals

  • Increased Salary - many employers will pay more for BCPE certificants

  • Increased Credibility - with your peers and within your organization

  • Personal Satisfaction - proof of professional competence is gratifying

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