RCA Approved Provider Program Application

Thank you for your interest in partnering with the Research Chefs Association to provide continuing education contact hours to RCA members and prospective members. The course and speaker information submitted below will be reviewed by the RCA Education Committee to determine if the course offerings can be deemed eligible for (re)certification credit.

RCA Approved Provider Program

Interested in partnering with the Research Chefs Association to bring continuing education opportunities to RCA members and CRC® and CCS® applicants?

Please complete this form in its entirety to submit your course(s) to the RCA Education Committee for review. Session details, learning outcomes, and speaker information, including speaking credentials, will be reviewed to determine relevance and timeliness of the material.

Please note your application must be completed in one sitting. You will not be able to save and return to the application at a later date.

Session Information

Speaker Information

RCA Education Committee Approval

The RCA Education Committee will review your submission to determine if the course is eligible for continuing education contact hours as well as the number of contact hours each course is worth.

Once approved, your course will be added to the RCA website and you will be granted one hyperlink to be included with your session. Additionally, you will be provided with an RCA Certificate of Completion template to provide to attendees.

Please enter "N/A" if this is an RCA Regional Event.

Supplementary Material

Please upload any documentation that may be helpful in reviewing the previously submitted session and speaker information. Supplementary documentation may include: course pamphlet/brochure, slide deck, course outline/agenda, etc.

Maximum File Size: 20000 KB
Maximum File Size: 20000 KB
Maximum File Size: 20000 KB

Application Fee

In order for your application* to be reviewed, please submit payment via the RCA online store. The fee per application is $100. Once approved, the session will be valid for RCACC contact hours for (3) years from the date of approval, at which point, the course information will need to be re-submitted and reviewed to ensure it is still timely and relevant.

Approved Provider Program Application Fee: $100 per submission

*Official RCA Regional Events receive waived application fees; Regional Chairs may bypass this step.

Contact Information

Please list the full name and email address of the person who should be notified with the RCACC's verdict on this submission. 

Thank you for completing the Approved Provider Application. You will be notified of the outcome within 2 weeks of your submission.