The Vascular Access Certification Corporation (VACC) is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to the validation, through certification, of a specialized body of knowledge for all professionals working in the field of vascular access.

The certification through VACC is multidisciplinary in scope and includes the broad range of health care professionals and clinicians actively engaged in the practice of vascular access. Candidates for certification include (but are not limited to):

Radiology Technicians
Respiratory Therapists
Infection Preventionists
EMS Professionals

Note-This certification is NOT intended for sales, marketing, or other non-clinical industry professionals, and all candidates must legally attest that they meet practice requirements, which is subject to verification by the staff of the Vascular Access Certification Corporation. For industry professionals interested in furthering their knowledge of Vascular Access, please review the Vascular Access Industry Partner™ Program found under the Industry Program tab on the VACC web site

The VA-BC exam is offered two times per year in June and December


RAISE the Bar in Vascular Access with VACC

The Vascular Access Certification Corporation (VACC) is committed through credentialing to raising the bar in the specialty of vascular access through Evidenced Based Practice, professionalism, and advocating safe and responsible practice for patients and families.

  What's Happening . . .
Read VACC's 4th edition of it's Quarterly Newsletter
Display your VA-BC proudly.  Check out our new pins at the VACC STORE2 options now available.
DOWNLOAD the Recertification Handbook
Keep yourself Organized -- Check out the CE Tracking Tool available


VACC Gallery of Certification

Having your VA-BC is a great accomplishment. We want to recognize you on our web site in the VACC Gallery of Certification section. If you are certified through VACC please send us a quote about what having your VA-BC certification means to you along with a photograph so we can post it on our website.

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