NALMS Recertification Application

Please read the following carefully:

NCEU Credits

  • You must acquire 50 NALMS Continuing Education Credits (NCEUs) credits over a 3-year period to maintain certification.
  • Click here to download the NCEU form. (Please note that this form was updated in 2019.)

Supplemental Materials

After submitting this form, you will receive a confirmation page that includes a link to upload your 1) recertification fee payment receipt, 2) current resume (2 pages maximum), 3) completed NCEU form, and 4) supporting documents as required on the NCEU form (e.g., certificates of completion for courses, a table of contents and an executive summary of an official report that is not available online).

Recertification Fee

The recertification fee is $75. You may pay by check or use our online payment gateway. Please select the option you plan to use at the end of this form. After submitting this form, the confirmation page will include a link to pay online if you choose.


  • "I understand that NALMS membership is required to maintain my certified status. I attest that my membership is current. Furthermore, I understand that failing to keep my NALMS membership up to date will result in removal from the online roster of Certified Lake Managers and Professionals until I renew."
  • I have read and agree to abide by the CLM Seal Terms of Use.
  • “As a candidate for recertification, I attest that the information provided in this application and all appended documents is complete, true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. If any portion of the information is found to be false, I understand that my application or certification will be revoked. Furthermore, as a CLM/CLP I will adhere to the highest standards of professional conduct, promote the dignity and wellbeing of the profession, and support the mission of NALMS.”
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  • I will pay my certification fee…
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.