Certification & Testing

Certification & Testing

Certification & Testing

Get Certified Through ICC!

Whether it's starting your professional career in the built environment or maintaining your certification, ICC offers unmatched educational and credentialing services in support of getting you “up to code” with the codes.


Boost Your Career!
Learn How to Get Certified Today


News & Updates

Increase in Exam Attempts Starting July

Published February 28, 2017

Effective July 1st, 2017, the frequency of exam attempts for the National Certification program will increase. Instead of two (2) exam attempts in a 6-month period, candidates will have the opportunity to take an exam six (6) times in a 6 (six) month period if needed to pass. 

The Certification Committee (CC) of the ICC Professional Development Council (PDC) approved this change in a December 2016 meeting, to allow candidates greater access to testing. For more information on the CC or PDC, please click here.


Are you in the Newport, RI area? Interested in taking a National Certification Exam?

Published January 30, 2017

On April 12th, 2017, The International Code Council will be administering Paper-and-Pencil National Certification at the Examinations at the Eastern States Building Officials Federation (ESBOF) Annual Conference at the Newport Harbor Hotel. If you’re in the area and would like to take a Certification Exam during this event, please fill out the application below and send the form along with appropriate fees to the address located on the form.

Registration for taking a certification exam at this event is open until March 10, 2017. Register today to guarantee a spot for your examination!


Check out our Archive of News and Updates

Contact Us:
ICC Certification & Testing Department
Email: certexam@iccsafe.org  
Phone: 1-888-ICC-SAFE (422-7233) ext. 5524