Volunteer Certification



  • Complete and submit the Volunteer Application/Affidavit via the ESSEX Volunteer Portal
  • The people you identified as References will be sent a link to automatically complete your reference
  • Waiver for background will be sent to you automatically - annual requirement
  • Access to the Dept of State Online testing will be sent to you also automatically - annual requirement


NOTE:  YEO's cannot view the students application until they have been vetted and approved.  (DOS regulation)



Reference for Youth Exchange Officers: