As one of its strategic goals, ACLP has set its sights on NCCA accreditation of the certification program. The NCCA, National Commission of Certifying Agencies, is the accrediting body for the Institute for Credentialing Excellence which promotes standards for the credentialing industry.
NCCA standards require accredited certification bodies to have ultimate authority over essential certification activities as described above.
ACLP and CLCC believe in following best practices in all their endeavors. Adhering to the NCCA standards is a major step towards this CLCC goal.
In many ways the reasons to pursue NCCA accreditation mirror those held by individuals who pursue the CCLS credential. NCCA accreditation is desirable because it: