CSI Certification

CSI Certification Program 

CSI is the construction community's authority on communication and construction documentation. Through CSI's Certification Program, you can strengthen and demonstrate your understanding of the entire construction process, and concrete skills in:

  • Construction documentation development and administration
  • Specification writing and enforcement
  • Product research and sourcing
  • Communication with the design and contracting teams


Earning a Construction Documents Technology (CDT®) certification proves you have a comprehensive understanding of how to effectively interpret and communicate construction documentation.  Learn More


Earn your Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) to demonstrate your knowledge of developing, administering, and enforcing construction documentation.  Learn More


Attaining the Certified Construction Specifier (CCS) validates that you're a skilled product researcher who knows how to identify cost-effective, efficient solutions - and communicate those through specifications.  Learn More


A Certified Construction Product Representative (CCPR) is more than a sales rep - you're a valued resource called upon by design teams because you understand construction documentation and speak their language.  Learn More

Learn more about how you’ll benefit from CSI Certification.

Spring 2020 Certification Registration
Exam Window: May 4 - June 5, 2020
Early Registration: February 19 - March 18.2020
Standard Registration:March 19 - March 31, 2020
Late Registration: April 1 - April 30 2020
Results Notification: July 2020 via email

Registration Opens February 19, 2020

Dates Member Non-Member
Early 2/19- 3/18 $375 $625
Standard 3/19 - 3/31 $460 $795
Final 4/1 - 4/30 $545 $935
(CDT® only)
All dates $165
Exam Window May 4 - June 5, 2020

Minneapolis-St. Paul Certification Prep Support

Minneapolis- St. Paul Study Groups

Kickoff/Overview (6-7 pm) - Feb. 4, 2020

followed by 6 Study Sessions (6-8 pm):

  • Feb. 18th
  • Feb. 25th
  • Mar. 3rd
  • Mar. 10th
  • Mar. 17th
  • Mar. 24th.

Registration information coming soon!