AMA Guides Sixth Edition — Certification of Training

Subscribers to online training on the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, Sixth Edition, provided at, will receive Certification of Training, at no additional cost, upon completion of the following steps:

1. Complete the learning experiences provided at, with the total time being a minimum of 7 hours.

  • View all presentations relevant to their scope of practice.
  • Read the Seminar Syllabus.
  • Perform the case exercises for chapters that they may be using in the assessment of impairment.
  • Read the articles at relevant to their scope of practice
  • View the available forms for the examinee and examiner.
  • View the Resource of “Rating Guidance” for body parts relevant to their scope of practice.
  • If performing musculoskeletal impairment assessments, also:
    • View the videos on Physical Examination Essentials of the Upper Extremity and Lower Extremity.
    • Familiarize yourself with the use of the Calculators.

2. Complete the Mini-Assessment on the Sixth Edition provided at

3. Complete the Application Form (no additional fee, restricted to individual subscribers of

Note the Application Form includes:

  • Affirming your involvement in the training.
  • Providing your examination score from the Mini-Assessment.
  • Completing satisfactorily a ten-item examination. (You must score at least 70% to receive the certificate.)

Upon meeting all of the above requirements you will receive immediately by email your Certification of Training.