SBE Central Michigan Chapter 91

SBE Certification Schedule

The SBE Certification Committee has established the following exam dates. Choose the exam period that is best for you.



Exam Dates Location Application Deadline
February 2-12, 2018 Local Chapters December 31, 2017
April 10, 2018 Exams during the NAB show March 2, 2018
June 1-11, 2018 Local Chapters April 20, 2018
August 3-13, 2018 Local Chapters June 5, 2018
November 2-12, 2018 Local Chapters September 24, 2018



Certification Information

For more information about SBE Certification, contact Megan Clappe, Certification Director at the SBE National Office at (317) 846-9000 / email

The Society of Broadcast Engineers' Program of Certification is recognized by the National Skills Standards Board. NSSB Certification Recognition promotes quality assurance in the certification marketplace, and provides national recognition for certificatoins that meet the quality benchmarks.


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Current Certification Levels Offered

There are eight (8) engineering certifications, two (2) operator certifications and one (1) broadcast networking certification – each to be valid for a period of five (5) years. There are also three (3) specialist certifications to establish a benchmark of individual strengths for those already certified at specific certification levels. The certification designations are as follows (PDF applications available for each link):

       Operator Level Certifications

       Broadcast Networking Certification

       Engineering Level Certifications

       Specialist Certifications