When submitting a question you must indicate which examination is applicable, e.g. CCTC, CPTC or CCTN. The content category must also be included, see detailed content category. Four (4) options must be provided as possible answers and indicate which option is the correct answer. A reference must be provided to validate the correct answer. Questions that are submitted are reviewed by the ABTC Examination Committees and if your question is accepted by the committee up to five (5) CEPTCs will be awarded. 1 CEPTC will be awarded for "recall" cognitive level question, 3 CEPTCs will be awarded for "application" cognitive level question and 5 CEPTCs will be awarded for "analysis" cognitive level question.
Please review the Item Writing Guide, fill out the confidentiality agreement and write your questions on the official Item Submission Form. Once you have written the exam questions, please send them via regular or express mail to:
P.O. Box 15384
Lenexa, KS 66285-5384
18000 W 105th St.
Olathe, KS 66061
A copy of the Detailed Content Outline is also available below to help you determine what topics should be covered. Item Writing Guide
(Powerpoint File)Detailed Content Outline
(pdf) Item Submission Form