Certification Exam Information

Site Location Address:

University of Texas at Arlington
416 Yates Street
Arlington, TX, 76010
Testing Room: TBD

Examinations will be administered on May 25, 2017, at 1:00 pm and May 26, 2017 at 8:30 am and 1:00 pm. Examinations listed below are anticipated at this time to be offered, but are subject to change.

B1 Residential Building Inspector $199
B2 Commercial Building Inspector $199
E1 Residential Electrical Inspector $199
P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector $199
M1 Residential Mechanical Inspector $199
66 Fire Inspector I $205
Certified Building Official Designation – Requires three exams
MG Legal module $130
MM Management module $130
FC Fire Codes and Standards module $130
BC Building Codes and Standards module $130

To pre-register for an examination, click here for an examination application. Walk-in registration at the Summit will be available from 8:00 – 8:30 am for the morning session and 12:30 – 1:00 pm for the afternoon sessions.


  • Walk-in testing is available, on a first-come, first-serve basis. Testing is limited to 20 candidates per seating. Candidates are strongly encouraged to pre-register to confirm their seating availability.
  • For information on the examinations to be administered, click here for the current National Certification Examination Information Bulletin. This bulletin contains information on the testing process as well as specific examination information, including reference materials, length of testing, and content outlines.
  • Examinations are open-book. Candidates are responsible for bringing their own approved reference materials to the exam. See the Bulletin for information on these materials. References needed for taking the exams can be purchased from ICC by calling 1-888-422-7233 or at www.iccsafe.org/store.
  • Examination fees are non-refundable. Exceptions are outlined in the Bulletin.
  • A photo identification, such as a driver’s license, will be required for admittance to the examination.
  • If you have a physical disability that prohibits you from taking an examination under standard conditions, you may request special arrangements. Your letter of request must accompany this application, along with a completed special accommodations form. This form may be obtained by telephoning us at 1-888-422-7233, ext. 5524. Deadline to request ADA accommodations: April 28, 2017.