Established in 1972 by the Arkansas Archeological Society and the Arkansas Archeological Survey, the Certification Program provides a means of obtaining formal extended training in various aspects of archeology outside of an academic degree program. The program also provides recognition to those concerned and knowledgeable lay archeologists who perform a real service in helping to preserve the past for the future.

Basic Requirements You must be a member of the Arkansas Archeological Society and you must pay a one-time fee of $12.50 covering the costs of record keeping, mailing, and the Log Book.