Disclaimer and Desired Skills


Basic skills are required for the installation and use of a Digital Certificate

The following skills are required to use and install the Digital Certificate:
  • Open Files
  • Be able to differentiate between looking for a file inside a program and browsing for a file through Windows Explorer (not Internet Explorer).
  • Be capable to determine the difference between Internet Explorer and other web browsers, such as Google Chrome.
  • Have the necessary knowledge to pin-point what an address bar is in a web browser.
  • Identify menus.
  • Read instructions.

If the before mentioned computer skills seem to be above your current level, asking for help from a more skilled colleague might be appropriate.


You must show up in our offices located in the CIAPR Headquarters facilities in San Juan (members living outside of Puerto Rico are processed differently), comply with the requirements stated bellow, and present the specified documents in order to be able to submit for a Digital Certificate:
  • Present your current and valid Driver’s License or Passport.
  • Receipt or proof of payment (if the payment was made online or directly in the offices of your Professional Association or organization).
    • CIAPR online payments, for first time submissions, can be made through your ciapr.org profile. To login to their web page, click here.
    • CAAPPR online payments can be made through your caappr.org profile. To login to their web page, click here.
  • Present a current and original Certificate emitted by the Board of Examiners (Department of State) stating that you are a licensed professional. (FOR MEMBERS FROM CAAPPR ONLY.)

IMPORTANT:

  • Your professional license must be current with the Board of Examiners (Department of State).
  • You must be up to date with your Professional Association’s college and organization.

Failure to comply with these requirements will hold the Digital Certificate processing until they are met.


For renewals you can pay directly to your Professional Association and:
  • Wait for an email notification from noreply@bioesign.com, which will state that your Digital Certificate is ready for use. (FOR CIAPR MEMBERS ONLY.)
  • Send a proof of purchase copy to support@bioesign.com. A notification email should be sent to you prompting you to access our web page and perform de Digital Certificate Request process. (FOR MEMBERS FROM CAAPPR ONLY.)

For CIAPR renewal payments, click here. For CAAPPR renewal payments, click here.

REMEMBER:

  • Your professional license must be current with the Board of Examiners (Department of State).
  • You must be up to date with your Professional Association’s college and organization.

Failure to comply with these requirements will hold the Digital Certificate processing until they are met.