A separate application is required for each person who is applying for CxA certification.
Fill out all sections of the application. Individuals who submit incomplete applications will be notified that the applications will not be processed.
Confirmations and other important exam information will be sent to you via email or mail. Please ensure all of your contact information is correct.
Complete this application in its entirety and submit it with all required attachments to the the ACG Certification Department.
Please submit the following required attachments with the completed application:
The ACG Certification Council ("The Council") reserves the right to verify any information submitted as part of the application and to request further information or documentation from the applicant as needed.
Applicants will be notified via email when a completed application is received.
* Building science education is defined as mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, construction science, construction management, architecture and other majors/fields of study designed to train people for careers in the building industry.
** Building industry experience is defined as design, construction, testing and commissioning, code enforcement, and operations.
Further, if this application is accepted and I become an ACG Certified Commissioning Authority, I agree:
The Council established this Code of Ethics to promote honesty and integrity among Certified Commissioning Authorities, as well as quality workmanship in accordance with industry standards. Violation of one or more tenets of the CxA Code of Ethics on the part of Applicants, Candidates and CxA certification holders may result in disciplinary procedures and sanctions, including: demands to cease and desist; written reprimand; written reprimand with remediation; censure; suspension, revocation, or permanent revocation of certification; and/or dismissal from committees of the Board of Directors and/or the Council.
Certification and Recertification applicants are required to uphold and abide by the tenets of the CxA Code of Ethics, as a condition for certification and recertification. Applicants, candidates, and CxA certification holders pledge to:
By agreeing to and signing the Code of Ethics statement, applicants, candidates, and CxA certification holders also acknowledge that the CxA certificate and marks are the property of ACG and agree to return the certificate to ACG and discontinue use of the ACG Certified Commissioning Authority designation and related marks when required to do so.
The Council requires adherence to the Code of Ethics by all certified individuals and requires individuals to return a signed copy of the Code of Ethics to the certification body as a condition of applying for initial certification and recertification.
Any individual may file a complaint against a certified person and complaints shall be fully investigated and adjudicated by the Council. All complaints must allege a violation of the Code of Ethics and shall be investigated according to the rules and procedures of the Council which shall allow for due process.