Concrete Polishing Council Certification FAQ
How do I get my credentials?
The Tradesman exam is graded instantly and a certificate will be emailed automatically within a few days. The Craftsman certification verification process can take between 7 and 10 business days after all forms have been submitted. Certificates are emailed directly to the applicant. If you are having difficulty with credentials, please contact the office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How long will it take to get the results from my online examination?
The Tradesman examination is automatically graded and results are immediate. The certificate will be emailed to you within a few days.
When does my certification expire?
Certification expires 5 years after completion of all requirements. The expiration date is shown on the certificate.
If I get certified in one state and move, is my certification still good?
Yes, CPC certifications are recognized worldwide.
How do I register for the online review session?
CPC offers an online, on-demand review session. It is a self-paced program that can be accessed on any electronic device any time or place you have Internet connection. Go to the Certification Catalog to access the Tradesman online review session.
Do I have to complete the online review session in order to take the exam?
No, you do not need to take the online review session prior to taking the online Tradesman examination.
How long do I have to complete the online review session?
Since the online review session is self-paced you can take as long as you need to prepare for the examination. It is recommended that you complete the study program as quickly as possible for maximum retention of the knowledge.
How do I register for the online examination?
Go to the Certification Catalog to access the Tradesman online examination.
How long do I have to complete the online examination?
You have two hours to finish the exam.
My name has changed or is misspelled on my certificate. How can I get this fixed?
Contact the office by email with incorrect/former name and correct spelling/new name at email@example.com or 866-788-2722.
I moved; how do I change my address with CPC?
Contact the office by email with correct address at firstname.lastname@example.org or 866-788-2722.
Where do I find the Work Experience forms?
Go to the Certification Catalog to access the Craftsman work experience forms.
What happens if I am self-employed?
Upon receiving the Tradesman Certificate, self-employed individuals may apply for Craftsman certification by submitting a CPC Craftsman client affidavit. Go to the Certification Catalog to access this form.