The Certified Corporate Housing Professional (CCHP) certification highlights you and exemplifies your competence and professionalism within the corporate housing industry. The CCHP certification demonstrates your knowledge of sales & marketing, operations and finance as applied to the industry. Individuals holding this certification uphold the values of the profession and continue to hold themselves to the most current education offered.
As with all professional credentials, holding the CCHP showcases your professional knowledge and showcases to your peers, partners and clients that you have a true mastery of your profession. Holding the CCHP also provides confirmation of your knowledge of the industry’s best practices and your commitment to continuing your professional education (you must apply for recertification every 3 years). Gaining this certification as one of the top executives of your company also moves your company one step closer to receiving the CHPA Company Accreditation as well.
Already have your CCHP certification? Learn how to make the most of it or apply for your recertification below.
CHPA provides four testing windows each calendar year. During each window, you are able to schedule your exam at a time and testing center that is convenient for you. Please note that until an application deadline has passed, you are unable to apply for a future testing window. Current testing windows are:
|Testing Window||Application Deadline*|
|February 1 – 28, 2023||January 25, 2023|
|May 1 – 31, 2023||April 5, 2023|
|August 1 – 31, 2023||July 5, 2023|
|November 1 – 30, 2023||October 4, 2023|
*Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.
The CHPA Corporate Housing Professional Certification Examination is a computer-based examination composed of a maximum of 100 multiple-choice, objective questions with a total testing time of 1.75 hours. The content for the examination is described in the Content Outline on the next page.
The questions for the examination are obtained from individuals with expertise in corporate housing and are reviewed for construction, accuracy, and appropriateness by the CHPA. CHPA, with the advice and assistance of the Professional Testing Corporation, prepares the examination. The CHPA Corporate Housing Professional Certification Examination will be weighted in approximately the following manner:
The following items are included below for your convenience.
The Certified Corporate Housing Professional (CCHP) exam is administered and managed by CHPA’s partners at PTC and Prometric. Please contact the appropriate entity for the following questions:
|Professional Testing Corporation (PTC)