Certification Process

Our Process

Step 1: Student Membership

Before you can start your journey toward earning your certification, you first need to obtain a Student Membership to the Construction Management Institute, which is free. (Other memberships have a monthly fee).

Step 2: Choose Your Preferred Certification Type

The next step is to choose which certification areas and levels interest you most.

Step 3: Take the Relevant Course From Our Approved Partners

Under Student Membership you will be able to complete the course of your choice.

Step 4: Pass the Exam and Upgrade to Regular Membership

Once you have passed the exam, you will be able to upgrade to Regular Membership and receive your certification.

Step 5: Renew Your Certification or Upgrade to Expert and Master Levels

You will need to renew your certification every three years, which will require some continuing education credits, or you can choose to upgrade to Expert or Master by taking some additional coursework.