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certify

(Approve), verb accede to, accept, accord, accord one's approval, accredit, acknowledge, admit, agree, agree to, allow, assent, assent to, authorize, charter, concur, concur in, confirm, confirm officially, consent, countenance, empower, endorse, entitle, establish, give assent, give clearance, give consent, give permission, legalize, license, make valid, permit, pronounce legal, ratify, sanction, uphold, validate, yield assent

certify

(Attest), verb acknowledge, advance, affirm, affirm explicitly, affirm in an official capacity, allege, assert, assert formally, assert oneself, assert positively, assert under oath, asseverate, assure, attest, authenticate, aver, avouch, avow, be sworn, bear out, bear witness, bear witness to, bring forward, claim, confess, confirm, confirm as correct, confirmare, convenant, corroborate, countersign, declare the truth of, declare to be true, deliver as one's act and deed, depone, depose, document, endorse, ensure, evince, execute, fortify, give a guarantee, give one's word, guarantee, guaranty, insist, insure, issue a statement, make absolute, make certain, make one's oath, make sure, proclaim, pronounce, ratify, reaffirm, reassure, reinsure, set one's hand and seal to, solemnly affirm, state emphatically, state with conviction, stress, sustain, swear, swear an affiiavit, take one's oath, testify, utter with conviction, validate, verify, vouch, vouch for, vouch for as genuine, warrant
Associated concepts: certification of pleadings
See also: accredit, acknowledge, adduce, affirm, allow, approve, ascertain, assert, assure, attest, audit, authorize, avouch, avow, bear, bond, cite, claim, confirm, corroborate, cosign, countersign, declare, depose, endorse, ensure, establish, evidence, guarantee, indorse, legitimate, let, maintain, manifest, notarize, permit, posit, promise, qualify, reassure, seal, show, sign, sponsor, state, subscribe, substantiate, support, sustain, swear, testify, uphold, validate, verify, vouch, vow, witness
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According to ACA standard PA-20-Mandatory for Watercraft Supervisor Qualifications--Youth, to supervise each watercraft activity, a staff member must hold one of the following: instructor rating in the appropriate craft from a nationally recognized body or lifeguard training from a nationally recognized certifying body or other acceptable certification or license, such as a rafting guide license.