Certification is a way to document that you possess skills and knowledge that allow you to perform effectively in the interpretive profession. Anyone who meets the minimum qualifications can apply for certification. Membership in NAI is not required, but NAI members pay a discounted application fee. For more information about how you can become certified, visit the NAI Certification Page.
Certifications by Category:
- Certified Interpretive Guides
- Certified Interpretive Trainers*
- Certified Interpretive Planners
- Certified Heritage Interpreters
- Certified Interpretive Managers
*Certified Interpretive Trainers (CIT) are able to teach the NAI Certified Interpretive Guide (CIG) and Certified Interpretive Host (CIH) curriculum. If you are a CIT and are interested in helping deliver Regional training events, please contact us.