Your RPA Account

Account Benefits

Your RPA account comes with a wide variety of benefits, including:

  • A customizable professional profile
  • Tools for connecting and collaborating with archaeological colleagues
  • Team management capabilities, such as workspaces, message boards, and more
  • An easy way to manage your RPA account and renew your registration

Renew Your Registration

To renew your registration and pay your annual dues, log in, enter your Profile, and locate the Invoices page under the Profile tab. You can also visit the Renew Your Registration page for further information on fees, as well as instructions on how to renew if your registration as lapsed.

Upcoming CPE Courses

Register-certified courses for continuing your professional education.

  1. High Quality Artifact Photography

    September 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  2. Magnetometer Survey for Archaeology

    September 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. How to Turn Your Discussion into a Book

    October 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Certifications & Programs

Field School Certification

Visit the Register’s Field School Certification Page to find more information about certification qualifications, learn about benefits such as the Register’s field school scholarship, and access the online application.

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Certification

The Register’s CPE program certifies training courses and other professional development programs that provide continued education for professional archaeologists. 

Affiliated Societies Program

Affiliated Societies of the Register of Professional Archaeologists agree to abide by the Register’s Code and Standards. Click here to learn more about member benefits and see the Register’s affiliated societies.