Advance Your Career in Construction Inspection
Explore our construction inspection resources, from publications and training to certificates and certification programs.
Construction Inspection Manual
This manual is designed for construction inspectors of various experience levels. The Construction Inspection Manual includes all facets of public infrastructure inspection, including the roles and responsibilities of an inspector, pre-construction planning, documentation, communication risk management and legal issues, scheduling, and project close-out.
Construction Inspection Live Online Workshop
This workshop is designed for construction inspectors of various experience levels. This program will be worth 2.0 CEU credits or 20 hours of CPII recertification credit. To be notified when registration opens, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This unique course combines the benefits of an in-person workshop with the convenience of online learning. This course will include instruction for two hours, two days a week for four weeks, allowing for instructor interactions, peer networking, and online discussions. Live instruction sessions will be recorded and can be watched by participants who have a conflict with the live class time or revisited by participants. The program is based on the newly revised APWA Construction Inspection Manual and is designed for construction inspectors of various experience levels. All facets of public project inspection are covered, including the roles and responsibilities of an inspector, legal/ risk management and regulatory issues, documentation and communication, and project close-out.
Construction Inspection 201: Project Management eCourse
This eCourse is designed for individuals who are interested in building their skillset in project management — as it applies to work performed in the construction inspection profession. Earn .6 CEUs (6PDHs) or 6 hours of CPII recertification credit for completion of the program bundle.
This program provides general guidelines for the various areas needed to maintain professionalism and competence. The program includes an array of information for the student, including: communication; contractor relations; plans and specifications; construction meetings; progress meetings; scheduling; documentation; negotiations; and project close-out.
Certified Public Infrastructure Inspector (CPII)
This certification is for individuals who inspect the construction of public infrastructure and facilities and other types of construction work and materials to ensure compliance with plans and specifications.
Why Pursue the CPII?
- Portable and universal
- Based on national public works standards
- Recognizes broad-based career competency in:
- Underground construction
- At-grade or above-grade construction
- Structural construction
- General construction principles
- Paving and streets
- Material inspection
- Stormwater and water systems
- Project compliance and documentation
- Project planning and compliance
- Rigorous – Full exam update: 2019–2021
- 107 core knowledge, skills, and abilities identified
- 2019 – New content outline developed
- 2020 – 360 exam questions answered
- 2021 – New peer-written exam launched
- Computer-based testing
- Flexibility in site location
- More testing opportunities
For more information, contact email@example.com.
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