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VCA/VCO Dual Recertification



VCO and Dual VCA/VCO certificate holders need 60 contact hours during a five year recertification term with 20 hours acquired in the last two years of the recertification term.  One contact hour is equal to one clock hour.  Contact hours exceeding the total required for a recertification term may not be carried over to the following recertification term.


See the topics below for more information on VCO and VCA/VCO Dual Recertification.  When you are prepared to submit your application and documentation, which you should do no sooner than January 1 of your recertification year and no later than December 31 of your recertification year, you may do so by utilizing the information to the right.


For VCA Recertification information see the VCA Recertification Page.



VCO/Dual Recertification at a Glance

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Contact Hours Needed: 60

VCO/Dual Recertification Cost: $125/$150

Send Application and Support Materials To:
Mail: 1111 East Broad Street - 7th floor

Richmond, Virginia 23229


Fax: 804.371.8937

Step 1. Apply for VCO or Dual Recertification

Step 2. Pay for VCO Recertification


Step 2. Pay for VCA/VCO Dual Recertification