American Association of Medical Review Officers
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Two Options for Recertification

Effective October 1, 2010 the Department of Transportation requires all certified MROs to maintain their certification and "re-qualify" (i.e. recertify) every five years. AAMRO offers two options for recertification training.  Attend a AAMRO conference or take the NEW online training with AAMRO.


(examination is taken immediately following an MRO Training Course)

  • The exam is closed-book and proctored.
  • The exam is a two-hour timed examination.
  • Results are provided two to three weeks after the exam date.
  • Two retests permitted (after a failed exam) within a 12 month time frame onsite or online


(training and examination is now online)

NEW AAMRO Online Training - AAMRO provides an opportunity for physicians to take the Recertification training online using any computer & high-speed Internet connection. The online training offers a seven module e-learning course that is the first offering to allow professional Medical Review Officers to complete their recertification training and exam online.  The completion of the AAMRO online recertification course earns 15 hours CME.

  • The online training has to be taken within 30 days.
  • The cost of the online training is $450.00
  • The training can be taken and saved so you can log on and off within the 30 day period.
  • You must purchased the current copy of the MRO Handbook.

Please call for an application 800-489-1839, or download.

You may take the exam after you have completed the MRO Training Course online or attended training with AAMRO.

  • The exam is open-book. You may save your work and return to it as often as needed in order to complete the exam in the allotted time.
  • The exam is taken on your own computer with an Internet connection.
  • The exam is a 30-day examination.
  • Results are provided immediately at the end of the exam, you will be able to review any questions you answered incorrectly.
  • The exam can be taken and saved so you can log on and off within the 30 day period.
  • Two retests permitted (after a failed exam) within a 3 month time frame onsite or online
  • Full payment is required to take the exam a 3rd time.

The online exam provides an immediate Pass or Fail determination. A detailed breakdown of test results by each question is provided immediately so you can review any questions that you answered incorrectly.

Recertification carries a CME Credit. It is approved for 16 prescribed credit hours by the American Academy of Family Physicians.

For further information call AAMRO at (800) 489-1839 or (919) 489-5407 or download the appliciation:

AAMRO Online Recertification Application.