Register March 2020 No. 771
Chapter SPS 176
SPS 176.01   Examination requirements.
SPS 176.02   Notice of examination results.
SPS 176.03   Reexamination.
Ch. SPS 176 Note Note: Chapter RL 176 was renumbered chapter SPS 176 under s. 13.92 (4) (b) 1., Stats., Register November 2011 No. 671.
SPS 176.01 SPS 176.01Examination requirements.
SPS 176.01(1)(1)Each applicant for registration shall be required to pass a nationally recognized professional examination or other professional examination approved by the department.
SPS 176.01(2) (2)Notice of eligibility to take the national examination shall be provided to each applicant by the department. The notice of eligibility shall be presented by the applicant to gain admittance to the examination site.
SPS 176.01 History History: CR 06-125: cr. Register July 2007 No. 619, eff. 8-1-07; CR 19-065: am. (2), r. (3) Register March 2020 No. 771, eff. 4-1-20.
SPS 176.02 SPS 176.02Notice of examination results.
SPS 176.02(1)(1)An applicant for registration shall receive notification of their examination results.
SPS 176.02(2) (2)An applicant must receive a passing grade determined by the department to represent the minimum competence to practice. The department may accept the passing grade recommendation of a testing agency whose examination has been approved by the department.
SPS 176.02(3) (3)The department may refuse to release the grade or issue a certificate of registration if the department determines that an applicant violated the rules of conduct of the examination or otherwise acted dishonestly.
SPS 176.02 History History: CR 06-125: cr. Register July 2007 No. 619, eff. 8-1-07.
SPS 176.03 SPS 176.03Reexamination. An applicant who fails to achieve passing grades on the examinations required under this chapter may reapply for examination on forms provided by the department. No applicant shall make more than 3 attempts to pass the examination within any 12 month period. For each reexamination, the applicant shall pay the reexamination fee specified by the department.
SPS 176.03 Note Note: Application forms are available on request to the department located at 1400 East Washington Avenue, P.O. Box 8935, Madison, Wisconsin 53708 or from the department's website at:
SPS 176.03 History History: CR 06-125: cr. Register July 2007 No. 619, eff. 8-1-07.
Published under s. 35.93, Stats. Updated on the first day of each month. Entire code is always current. The Register date on each page is the date the chapter was last published.