CCS

CCS

A CSI Certified Construction Specifier (CCS) is a skilled product researcher who knows how to investigate and identify cost-effective, efficient solutions, and then communicate those solutions through the specifications. Achieving your CCS means:

  • Developing an in-depth understanding of agreements, conditions of the contract, Division 01, and their relationships to specifications
  • Having advanced skills in specification development, enabling you to use spec-writing software more effectively
  • Understanding how to research and source products
After passing the CCS exam, you may use the designation "CCS" after your name, on LinkedIn, business cards and your resume.



Fall 2020 Exam Cycle

(CDT®
, CCSSM, CCCASM)
Early Registration: August 3 - 31, 2020
Standard Registration: September 1 - 30, 2020
Late Registration: October 1 - 30, 2020
Exam Window: November 2 - December 4, 2020
Results Notification: January 2021 via email

    
New!  Two (2) testing options.

  1. In-person at Prometric testing center.  Required to bring your own mask and wear it during the exam.  Testing center hours and appointments vary by region with reduced occupancy to assure safe social distancing within the exam seating.
  2. Remote Proctored Testing (RPT). Secure, virtual, online monitored exam from your home office. Technical and space requirements must be confirmed.

Registration for Fall 2020 Exams is Open!

  Dates Member Non-Member
Early 8/3 - 8/31 $375 $625
Standard 9/1 - 9/30 $460 $795
Final 10/1 - 10/30 $545 $935
Student
(CDT® only)
All dates $165 
Exam Window November 2 - December 4

Have 10 or more certification applicants within your organization? For group pricing and registration, please contact Themica McBee, Membership Manager at tmcbee@csinet.org