Requirements to Become a Society Member and Receive the CLRP Designation

Requirements to Become a Society Member

Requirements for the CLRP Designation


  1. Submission of our online application detailing work experience, special training, educational experience and disclosure of any complaints or legal actions
  2. Experience – at least four years full-time experience in a related field or a four-year degree from an accredited university or college
  3. Self-study training from a 560 page textbook and 400 practice questions
  4. A 75% or greater passing grade from a 100 question exam based on the textbook
  5. There is a one-time $350 fee for the application process, study materials and the testing process
  6. Designee signs a Terms of Use Agreement for the Designation and Society Membership.
  7. Member will maintain a monthly subscription to the Life Resource Planning Software System – $19/month (or $39.00/month if you are not a National Care Planning Council member) for the production of an unlimited number of planning reports. You can sign up at longtermcarelink.net/LRP/purchase.htm if you are not already a subscriber. You can do this before or after you pass the exam (you can use the LRP system regardless of having the designation).

Requirement for Society Membership


  1. Member must have the CLRP Designation (apply here)
  2. Member will maintain a monthly subscription to the Life Resource Planning Software System – $19 a month for the production of an unlimited number of planning Reports
  3. Member agrees to use the LRP System to produce planning Reports for Life Resource Planning clients.