Steps to Enroll in ACTivate

Follow these steps to start your ACTivate journey


Thank you for taking the next step in advancing adolescent care with ACTivate certificate programs and microcredentials. Let's get started!

Step 1: Access Your Portal

Step 2: Under Navigation, select New! Certificate Programs & Microcredentials

Step 3: Select Applications & Extensions

Step 4: Select Create New Application and complete the short online form.

Step 5: Now you can go directly to Access My Ordered Online Modules in your portal, or look for your get started email.  


Tip! The email subject line is Start Your PNCB Certificate Program Courses. Be sure to check your junk/spam folder. 

You'll get reminders to stay on track and complete each certificate program you order before its expiration date.  

Ready for your microcredential? After you complete a certificate with a passing score, you receive an email of congratulations guiding you through how to order the microcredential assessment to earn your special recognition and digital badge. 

Questions? We're here to help at!

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