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Program Review Policy
Certification makes a public statement concerning those individuals holding certification. We are free to comment, review, and discuss the content of any certification program. This includes, but is not limited to testing methodology, competency assessments, program design, and the underlying assumptions any program is based on. Inclusion of a program is in our sole discretion. Procertis accepts no fees, advertising, pay-for-placement, or other compensation from any organization directly responsible for certifying individuals. Please notify us of any suggested content revision.
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Robots and Automated Access
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