Certification Orientation/Review and Examination For Accredited Commissioning Process Providerinterpro.wisc.edu/RA00508 See upcoming dates
Become an Accredited Commissioning Process Provider with a commissioning certification from UW-Madison. Gain a marketable, independently-recognized certification to highlight your knowledge of the ASHRAE Commissioning Process.
The UW–Madison Commissioning Process certifications provide the opportunity for individuals with varying levels of professional experience to gain recognition. This feature, in addition to the focus on the full ASHRAE Commissioning Process, creates an opportunity for individuals to distinguish their capabilities and highlight their unique career paths.
Earn the Qualified Commissioning Process Provider (QCxP) certification upon successful completion of the coursework and exam. Additional certifications are available to those with project experience who currently hold the QCxP. Full information on the University of Wisconsin commissioning certifications is available here.
Who Should Attend?
Anyone who has completed the required coursework may sign up to take the examination.
Please Note: To enroll for the certification exam, you must also complete the required coursework. Visit this page to see the course options and requirements.
You may take the courses and examination in the same week, or different weeks.
Online review & exam agenda
Classroom (in-person) review & exam agenda
Review Session Part 1
UW Commissioning Process Certifications and Exam Format
- Review of schedule for exam and helpful hints
- Overview of UW certifications
- Exam format and study recommendations
- Practice exam
Review Session Part 2
CxP Concepts and Terminology Review
- OPR and Owner’s Process
- Commissioning process plan
- Quality and verification
Related Industry Organizations
- Others involved in buildings or commissioning
- Q & A
- Review practice exam questions
Exam Schedule (Classroom in-person exam only)
Please note: the in-person exam option requires that you bring an internet-enabled device to access the review materials prior to taking the paper exam.
7:30 a.m. Sign-in and Continental Breakfast
8:00 Orientation for Exam
8:05 Part 1, Examination
9:30 Part 2, Examination
10:10 Part 3, Examination
10:40 Part 4, Examination
11:00 a.m. Final Adjournment
Joy Altwies, PhD, PE, LEED AP+, is a program director for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Office of Interdisciplinary Professional Programs. Since 2004, Dr. Altwies has developed and taught continuing education courses emphasizing high performance building design and construction, mechanical system design and operation, energy efficiency, and commissioning. She is also program director of the Master of Sustainable Systems Engineering (SSE) degree program and an instructor of two graduate courses in the program.
Certification Orientation/Review and Examination For Accredited Commissioning Process Provider
Course #: RA00508-C808
In-Person fee covers morning break station, digital course materials, certificate.
Online fee covers instruction, digital course materials, certificate.
- CEU: .5
- PDH: 5
Recorded exam orientation and review materials available starting May 2, 2023.
The course has two exam attendance options, in-person or online.
In-person Attendance Option
In-person exam from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM Central Time on Saturday, May 6, 2023 in Madison, WI
Online Attendance Option
Online exam is available from May 6, 2023 (8:00 AM CT) to May 17, 2023 (11:59 PM CT)
All exam registrants should complete the setup process to access the online exam review website. You will have the option to take the examination online during the listed date range, OR via a paper examination in-person at the course location on Saturday, May 6, 2023, from 8 AM to 11 AM Central time. To take the paper exam, you must opt-in by selecting the in-person exam option on the registration page. Registration to the online website is required for both options.
If you opt for the paper examination, you must bring an internet-enabled device (such as computer, tablet, or smartphone) to access the online review content during the days leading up to the paper exam.
This is an online course.
If you cannot attend, please notify us by no later than one week before the course begins, and we will refund your fee. Cancellations received after this date and no-shows are subject to the full course fee.
Once you have accessed the online course and materials, no cancellations or refunds are permitted