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Qualification Process

In order to use Bluetooth technology the company must become a Member of the Bluetooth SIG. The Bluetooth Qualification of products is a prerequisite for obtaining the Bluetooth intellectual property license and applying the Bluetooth trademarks to a product. All qualified products must be listed on the Bluetooth End Product List.
The individual steps to obtaining Bluetooth Qualification are:
1. Commence the project on the Bluetooth website (
2. Obtain the Bluetooth Design ID
3. Define the product features
4. Complete the Test Plan
5. Manufacture prototype product 
6. Complete relevant testing of the prototype
7. Complete Test Report Declaration
8. Submit Test Report Declaration to the Bluetooth SIG
9. List the product on the Bluetooth website (
10. Label product with the ID
11. Sign DoC, SDoC and agree to enforcement policy
12. Pay the Listing Fee
A Bluetooth Qualification Consultant (BQC) can assist with the complete process, offering advice and guidance to ensure that your qualification experience is as seamless as possible.
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