Register for Exams

The IA offers computer-based certification exams at testing centers across North America, as well as paper/pencil exams at the annual Irrigation Show and Education Conference and a select number of events.

Computer-based Testing

Reduce time out of the office by taking the exam on your schedule at a location near you. IA certification exams are offered at hundreds of testing centers across North America and internationally throughout the year. Certification candidates select the exam date, time and location that works best for them and receive preliminary results immediately after completing the exam.

Registering for a computer-based test is a two-step process that begins with submitting a registration form. Once your registration is approved, you will receive an email with instructions and credentials to schedule your exam date, time and location.

For additional information about computer-based testing, contact the IA office at 703.536.7080.

Paper & Pencil Testing

IA offers certification exams at the annual Irrigation Show and Education Conference and other industry events. IA-licensed providers may also offer certification exams after a class.

  • Register online for a paper/pencil test.
  • Register online for a paper/pencil test offered at the Irrigation Show and Education Conference.
  • Download the fax/email form to register for a paper/pencil test.

Upcoming Paper & Pencil Exams

Fremont, CA (CLIA Only)
Oct. 9, 2018 | 1 p.m. Pacific

Surprise, AZ (CLIA Only)
Oct. 18, 2018 | 1 p.m. Mountain 

2018 Show: Long Beach, CA (All Exams)
Dec. 4, 2018 | 1 p.m. Pacific

2018 Show: Long Beach, CA (CAIS, CGIA, CIT, CLIA)
Dec. 5, 2018 | 8 a.m. Pacific

2018 Show: Long Beach, CA (CIC, CID, CLWM)
Dec. 5, 2018 | 1 p.m. Pacific

2018 Show: Long Beach, CA (All Exams)
Dec. 6, 2018 | 1 p.m. Pacific

2018 Show: Long Beach, CA (All Exams)
Dec. 7, 2018 | 8 a.m. Pacific

Dedham, MA (CIT Only)
Jan. 9, 2019 | 1 p.m. Eastern

Calgary, AB (All Exams)
Feb. 1, 2019 | 8 a.m. Mountain 

For additional information about paper/pencil tests or to host a certification exam, contact the IA office at 703.536.7080.