A list of responses to frequently asked questions about the Certn API.
Certn's API has a rate limit of:
- 240 requests/minute (60s rolling window) and
- 14,400 requests/day (24hr rolling window).
A quickscreen allows you to run a check on an applicant without involving the applicant.
Pre-requisite: Obtain all the required information prior to running the check, and include it in your request.
An invite allows you run a check on an applicant by inviting them to provide the required information and complete the appropriate consents via an email or SMS invite from Certn.
A customer support agent from our team then reaches out to the applicant via the email on file and asks them to upload new photos. Once received, our agents re-process the application.