ABSA Verification Database
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All application forms must be filled out on the computer.
We cannot mail them to you.
The application is designed to be submitted electronically.
Do not print and mail, fax or email.
All documentation materials including your 2x2 size photograph should be scanned or uploaded into your computer, prior to filling out the application. (Create a folder, on your computer, and scan in all your documents to that location. You will then know exactly where they are, for attaching to your application.)
All scanned or uploaded files MUST be less than 2MB each, and in one of the following formats: [ Word Document (.doc/.docx), Photo Image (.jpg/.bmp, not a .pdf), Acrobat (.pdf) ]
If you don't have a scanner, it is suggested to contact a friend or colleague who may have one; or go the local FedEx or UPS office and have them scan your documents, to a jump drive or email.Please Note:
The American Board of Surgical Assistants is strictly a testing and credentialing organization.
We are not an employment service. We do not, can not and will not attempt to provide employment assistance. Please don't ask.
If seeking employment, it is suggested that you contact friends, employment agencies or search the internet for surgical assistant jobs.
States that have legislative issues as of 2016 are California, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York and Virginia.
States requiring registration and/or licensure are Illinois, Kentucky, Virginia and Washington DC. Texas has licensure but it is not required, to practice.
Examination Application Forms
The exam fee is $425.00. The form must be filled out on the computer. All documentation, including your 2x2 size photograph should be scanned or uploaded into your computer, prior to filling out the Application Form.
If you don't have a scanner, it is suggested to contact a friend or colleague who may have one; or go the local FedEx or UPS office and have them scan your documents, to a jump drive or email.
If you need assistance wih your application, feel free to contact us, M-F 9AM to 5PM central time at: 1-877-617-8345
Note: Special Examinations are designed for groups. These are not intended for individuals, except for religious or special circumstances. Prior Approval is required.
Recertification Application Forms
Note: Paying Online DOES NOT Constitute an Application for Examination or Recertification.
We must have the application and all supporting documentation.