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Bureau of Professional Licensure

Iowa Board of Hearing Aid Dispensers

Licensure - Application Process & Form

Application Process

The rules below describe the application process for Hearing Aid Dispensers.

The following form is for individuals applying for an Iowa license to practice Hearing Aid Dispensing. Read the instructions on the application form carefully and review the checklist at the end to ensure all requirements for licensure are submitted. Items not submitted by the appropriate source may delay the licensure process.

Exam Information

The written examination has been discontinued.

DO NOT send exam fees to the Board office. Follow the license application instructions to submit completed license application materials and application fee to the board office. The board office will notify the International Hearing Society (IHS) of exam eligibility.

The IHS will email applicants the instructions for scheduling the examination and payment of the $225 examination fee.

Following exam completion, the results will be provided to the board office, and mailed to the applicants.

Online Services

You may access the online services page by clicking https://IBPLicense.iowa.gov/

The new system will allow individuals to complete the following tasks:

· Apply for initial licensure

· Renew your license

· Reactivate your license

· Request a license verification

· Change your address

· Attach documents to your license

· File a complaint

· List of licensees

The professional boards within the Bureau of Professional Licensure require primary source verification of credentials prior to issuing a license in this state. The Bureau is responsible for maintaining all of the information on the website, including licensure information and public disciplinary action. The information provided on the website is the same information provided through verbal and mail verification, and is true and complete to the best of our knowledge. The Bureau believes this site is appropriate for verification information. Licensure information on the above website is updated instantly upon entering new information.