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ASA Certification Programs

American Staffing Association certification programs deliver the critical knowledge, credibility, and prestige that staffing and recruiting professionals need to thrive in their careers.

From the industry’s leading professional association comes the industry’s most respected professional credentials. ASA staffing certification programs are designed to cultivate the expertise and professionalism it takes to be a top practitioner in the staffing and recruiting industry.

Developed by teams of employment and labor law experts, staffing industry attorneys, and leaders in the staffing business, ASA certification represents the gold standard in professional credentials.

ASA offers three different staffing certification programs

Certified Staffing Professional®

An overarching credential that covers essential labor and employment law from a staffing perspective; covers federal law and state law for a selected state. No other industry certification program delves as deeply into the topics that matter most to staffing professionals and their clients.


ASA Technical Services Certified

Technical Services Certified℠

For staffing professionals who work in technical, information technology, and scientific staffing. The TSC program features all of the rigorous content in the CSP program, plus additional subject areas—per diem rules, worker classification, and H1-B visas. Anyone who earns the TSC credential automatically earns the CSP credential, too.


ASA Certified Search Consultant

Certified Search Consultant®

For search and placement professionals, the CSC program focuses on federal employment law specific to recruiters. Also includes state licensing and registration laws that affect direct hire firms.


ASA Certification Programs Deliver Value, Competitive Advantage

This video succinctly communicates the enormous return on investment ASA certification programs deliver. Learn more about earning ASA credentials.

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