The CAT-S is the company administrator of the program. The CAT-S is a CAT™ who has successfully completed the NAEC CAT™ Supervisor Training Course. Each participating candidate must have access to a CAT-S.

Role of the CAT-S:

1. Helping the CAT™ Candidate succeed in completing the CAT™ program and securing the CAT™ Certification
2. Ensure that candidates have the required basic skills to complete the program study materials
3. Administer the Basic Skills Test
4. Assist candidates with their on-line Candidate Application
5. Ensure that candidates have met all their requirements prior to taking each exam
6. Ensure that the on-line exams are taken under conditions set forth by NAEC
7. Ensure that the Skill Verification Process is complete, accurate and properly documented

For a period of one year, beginning July 1, 2016 and ending June 30, 2017, the status of an archived CAT/CAT-S based on experience can renew and qualify to take the CAT-S examination:
• An individual must first have been certified as a CAT/CAT-S for a minimum of one year prior to becoming archived
• Worked in the elevator/escalator industry a minimum of 30 years (documented proof required)
• Achieved the age of 60 years
• Pay a $1,000 application fee
• Pass/re-pass the CAT-S examination
• Obtain 10 hours annually of CAT approved continuing education to maintain the CAT-S status once reinstated

At the end of the one year period, expiring June 30, 2017, the criteria for an archived individual to reinstate their CAT/CAT-S to CAT-S eligibility will become:
• Certified as a CAT/CAT-S for a minimum of ten years prior to becoming archived
• Worked in the elevator/escalator industry a minimum of 30 years (documented proof required)
• Achieved the age of 60 years
• Pay a $1,500 application fee
• Pass/re-pass the CAT-S examination
• Obtain 10 hours annually of CAT approved continuing education to maintain the CAT-S status once reinstated

Contact Kathy Bell regarding enrollment in the CAT-S program at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 800-900-6232.

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