3.1 National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA)


The ABO was approved for NCCA accreditation on December 31, 2012 and will maintain this accreditation to ensure the quality and dependability of the Board Certification and Maintenance of Certification programs.


  1. NCCA accreditation fees are a recurring annual expense in the ABO operating budget.
  2. The ABO staff submits any necessary renewal documents regularly to the NCCA.