International Certified Vocational Evaluator (ICVE)

Scope of Practice

International Certified Vocational Evaluators (ICVE) have the specialized expertise to conduct comprehensive assessments and provide forensic services for assisting in the determination of benefit entitlement or quantifying financial losses related to vocational impairment, earning capacity, work capacity, employability, placeability as well as residual vocational capacity and avocational-related losses. Registrants with this specialty possess a unique set of knowledge, experiences, skills, as well as the ability to determine strategies and to administer, score and interpret psychometric tests and/or work samples in providing vocational evaluation services, as confirmed via the College’s certification and examination process.

 

The ICVE Grandfathering deadline to apply is July 31, 2021.

The College of Vocational Rehabilitation Professionals has implemented a grandfathering process for the International Certified Vocational Evaluator (ICVE).

Before submitting a new application, please forward your current resume/CV showing VR experience and education to info@cvrp.ca to determine eligibility at no cost.

 

VRAC link to the ICVE Study Guide

 

To be accepted for the Grandfathering phase of the new ICVE credential, Applicants must be a current holder in good standing of either one of the following vocational evaluator (VE) credentials:

 

1- Canadian Certified Vocational Evaluator (CCVE) in good standing.

Direct admittance with Grandfathering application submission compliance.

 

2- Current Certified Vocational Evaluator (CVE) in good standing who received their CVE from 1981 to 2008 and have maintained the certification.

Direct admittance with Grandfathering application submission compliance.

 

3- Lapsed CVE within 5 years of November 2019.

Direct admittance with Grandfathering application submission compliance.

Provide proof that Applicant held the CVE credential in the past 5 years

Rehabilitation Professionals who held the CVE credential in the past 5 years and continued to work within the field of vocational evaluation will be accepted as grandfathering applicants and must submit proof of 20 continuing education hours in the field of vocational evaluation for each year since the date of the lapsed CVE.

 

Click here for the Canadian ICVE Grandfathering Application

 

Click here for the USA ICVE Grandfathering Application

 

The fee for the ICVE Grandfathering application process and first year of registration is $325.00 CAD. This includes a $50.00 process fee and annual registration fee of $275.00. Daily variable exchange rates for USD will apply and may include service changes from the financial institution used for the submission of the fees. All fees are subject to applicable taxes, according to the region of residence of Applicant.

 

New Applicants who do not meet ICVE Grandfathering Eligibility

Before submitting a new application, please forward your current resume/CV showing VR experience and education to info@cvrp.ca to determine eligibility at no cost.

 

Click here for the ICVE Application Chart

When submitting redacted VE reports, please follow the recommendations in the ICVE VE Rubric

When submitting redacted VE reports, please follow the recommendations in the ICVE Report Submission Guidelines

 

1- Canadian Certified Vocational Evaluator (CCVE) in good standing.

Direct admittance with new applicant submission compliance.

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

2- Certified Vocational Evaluator (CVE) (obtained prior to 2009) in good standing.

Expedited Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

3- Certified Vocational Evaluator (obtained prior to 2009 and lapsed 2015 or later).

Expedited Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Show evidence of continuing education/keeping current in the field during lapse (on average 20 CEUs per year)

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

4- Certified Vocational Evaluator (obtained 2021 or later).

Expedited Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Provide documentation of Vocational Evaluation experience via submission of Employer Verification form* (3000 hours of experience including completion of a minimum of 40 assessments or evaluations with reports)

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

5- Professional Vocational Evaluator (PVE) in good standing.

Expedited Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

6- Lapsed Professional Vocational Evaluator (PVE) (lapsed 2015 or later).

Expedited Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Show evidence of continuing education/keeping current in the field during lapse (on average 20 CEUs per year)

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

7- International Psychometric Evaluation Certification (IPEC) in good standing.

Expedited Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Provide documentation of Vocational Evaluation experience via submission of Employer Verification form* (3000 hours of experience including completion of a minimum of 40 assessments or evaluations with reports)

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

8- American Board of Vocational Experts (ABVE) in good standing.

Expedited Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Provide documentation of Vocational Evaluation experience via submission of Employer Verification form* (3000 hours of experience including completion of a minimum of 40 assessments or evaluations with reports)

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

9- No Credential.

Full Application Process with new applicant submission compliance

Provide documentation of undergraduate or higher degree in Vocational Evaluation, Psychology, Rehabilitation Counseling, or a related field

Provide documentation of Vocational Evaluation experience via submission of Employer Verification form* (3000 hours of experience including completion of a minimum of 40 assessments or evaluations with reports)

Submit 2 redacted reports for peer review/receive approval

Successful examination (minimum of 70%)

 

To apply submit a ICVE New Applicant Application.

 

VRAC link to the ICVE Study Guide

 

Click here for certification compliance.
Click here for Core Competencies/Domains of Learning.

Click here for the Approved CEU List.

For CEUs that do not appear on the Approved CEU list, Registrants can submit a pre or post-approval of an education program.

Click here for Pre and/or Post Education Program Applications.

Click here for the Annual Renewal Policy.
Click here to see all Registration Polices.

 


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