Hearing Aid Dispensers: Examination and Practice Requirements for Licensure

Requirements for Hearing Aid Dispensers:

The following applies to an applicant for a li cense as a hearing aid dispenser by way of a waiver of the examination.

Pursuant to COMAR, the Board must accept current National Board Certification as a Hearing Instrument Speci alist (BC-HIS) instead of the written and practical examinations for licensure if th e applicant: (1) is cu rrently licensed in good standing in the state from which the applican t is applying, and (2) has practiced for 3 of the last 5 years before applying for a license in this State.