Continuous Assessment Program (CAP)
Diplomates demonstrate through the Continuous Assessment Program (CAP), that they have the fundamental, practice/environment-related knowlege to provide quality care to their specialty.
CAP promotes a continuous process for lifelong learning and self-assessment to keep skills clinically relevant and knowledge current in a rapidly changing practice environment.
CAP consists of two five-year cycles:
During each 6-month cycle, you will:
The tests are "open book;" however, there is a time restriction for each question. For more information, see "Update on ABAI Maintenance of Certification Program."