Professional Membership in the NIDCAP Federation International
Professionals who are NIDCAP certified, or in the process of NIDCAP certification, and those who are closely associated with NIDCAP work may become members of the NFI.
Professionals may either apply or be nominated for membership to the NFI.
Professionals who are NIDCAP Certified may apply for membership.
- Professionals who have completed the Advanced Practicum:
Please complete the Professional Membership Application Form and attach a Letter of Sponsorship written by your NIDCAP Trainer or NIDCAP Training Center Director.
- Professionals who received certification before the Advanced Practicum:
To be eligible you must be involved in developmentally supportive NICU work. Please complete the Professional Membership Application Form and attach a Letter of Sponsorship written by a NIDCAP Trainer or NIDCAP Training Center Director. This letter must confirm your developmentally supportive practices.
Professionals who are supportive of the NFI’s mission and closely associated with NIDCAP work may be nominated for membership.
- You must be nominated by a NIDCAP Trainer or a NIDCAP Training Center Director. The Trainer or Director must complete the Professional Membership Nomination Form on your behalf.