What is it?
The License and Credential Verification confirms that a candidate’s stated professional license, registration, credential or certification is valid and in good standing with the appropriate granting body. This type of search helps ensure that regulated positions in the healthcare, legal, insurance, financial, accounting and other industries are filled by properly qualified individuals.
Why use the License/Credential Verification?
With the professional license and credential search, you gain valuable insight into a whether a candidate’s credentials are in good standing or if the license holder may have infractions, misconduct or fraud on their record.
Select one or more license and credential verifications to check any regulated qualifications your candidate may have to help reduce the risk of negligence or regulatory infractions that could result from hiring non-licensed employees.
What sources does BackgroundDirect® use?
We will contact the associated state government, granting source or issuing agency directly to check the status, sanctions, restrictions and expiration date of any license or credential that candidate has listed.
Which packages include the License/Credential Verification?
The License and Credential Verification can be added to any package. Select more than one search to check multiple credentials that may be required for some professional positions.
Our winning combination of searches and services turns information into insights that can help reduce your risk while dramatically improving the quality and reliability of your talent. For these reasons, First Advantage has become a trusted partner to over 45,000 organizations worldwide – we deliver the results you need to propel faster, more informed decisions.
Have questions? Want to get started today?
Call BackgroundDirect® at 1-877-433-9779 for more information, or fill out our form and a member of our team will reach out to you.