New ! Search
Full Menu and site Navigation
A better world through a systems approach

Transitioning ASEP to CSEP

ALL new applicants must be an individual INCOSE Member before they can submit an application

If you are located in the UK, please apply directly through the UK site:
For certification inquiries in the UK, please email
For certification inquiries in Australia, please email



Link or Material


Complete the Application Form

Form 1 Individual Application for INCOSE CSEP



Upload application and supporting documents via INCOSE Home Page (must be logged in). Once application is uploaded, press continue and system will prompt to pay $200 ASEP to CSEP Transition Fee.



Certification Office will screen your application for completeness and email you the exam information. In the mean time, you can request your references to submit Form 4B on your behalf.

Please have your References submit Form 4B directly to  

Form 4A – Instructions to References_01

Form 4B - Reference for CSEP _ ESEP



Once all your references have been received, your application will go into review. It can take 30-60 days for reviews to be completed.

*Note: Review must be completed before your application expiration date.*



INCOSE will send you your certification credentials if the above steps are successfully completed within one year of application submittal.



If not approved, consider appealing the INCOSE decision.

Form11 - Appeal Form


Leverage your certification for the benefit of yourself, your organization, and the systems engineering community. Begin your professional development for renewal.

Renewal Information

Certification Resources

Form13 - PDU Log

 Application fee payments are valid for one year. Passing exam results and academic equivalencies are also valid for one year from when INCOSE is notified of them. Please keep these dates in mind to be sure you complete all steps within the allowable dates.