Inspector Certification

Welcome to the Inspector Certification Exam (ICE).  In order to be eligible to take the inspector certification exam all applicants must have a completed and approved certification file. 

***Registration for the Inspector Certification Exam in conjunction with the Annual ACCT Conference is being done via the ACCT Certifications website***


Prep Course:  February 6, 2020

Testing Date:  February 9, 2020

Application and eligibility documents due by January 17, 2020

ACCT currently offers two categories of Inspector Certification with two levels for each category.

In-House Inspector, Level 1 or Level 2 Certification

This certification is designed for those individuals who perform the Operator Operational Inspections for their own organization as described in Chapter 1, Section B.1.3 of the ANSI-ACCT 03-2016 Standards.

Professional Inspector, Level 1 or Level 2 Certification

This certification is designed for the individual working for a legally licensed business that is properly insured to offer Professional (third party) Inspections as described in Chapter 1, Section B.1.2 of the ANSI-ACCT 03-2016 Standards. 

An applicant in a supervisory role can also apply for the Supervisor Endorsement (In-House or Professional) The applicant must meet the requirements for Level 1or Level 2 Certification based on the level of inspectors that he/she supervises. This is an additional exam taken immediately after completing the respective Level 1 and Level 2 exam/s for In-House or Professional Certification.

ACCT will offer a Prep Course on February 6, 2020 to assist the applicant in preparation for the exam/s. This course is a valuable opportunity to review materials and discuss questions pertaining to inspection knowledge and skills. This course is recommended but not required.

All applicants must complete an eligibility file to be approved by the ACCT Inspector Certification Committee. No applicant will be allowed to sit for the certification exam/s without an approved file. There is no WALK-IN option for this testing. You must apply and submit documents no later than January 17, 2020.

Click here for Eligibility Requirements