The  NCBAC™ certification programs adhere to Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing co-published by the American Educational Research Association, American Psychological Association and the National Council on Measurement in Education (AERA, APA, NCME);  accreditation standards established by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) as well as the American National Standards Institute (ANSI); Guidelines for Computer Based Testing from the Association of Test Publishers (ATP); and best practices  for fair testing.