Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Certification Exams

Test Schedule

The following three Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Certification Exams are given quarterly, alternating between Northern and Southern California:

  • Inspector / Assessor
  • Supervisor
  • Project Monitor

The time allotted for taking each exam is 3 hours. Allow time for registration and instructions.

As of October 2014, there are no longer testing fees for the Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Certification Exams.

As of January 2017, online registration is required for all applicants. Mail-in applications will no longer be accepted.

The scheduled test dates alternate between Northern and Southern California and are:

Registration Deadline
Test Date
January 11, 2017 Richmond, CA January 25, 2017

April 10, 2017

Patton, CA April 22, 2017
July 10, 2017 Richmond, CA July 26, 2017
September 4, 2017 Patton, CA September 23, 2017


All scheduled candidates will receive a confirmation letter from CPS HR approximately one to two weeks prior to the test date confirming the specific exam details including the time and location of the exam. Once available, you may view your scheduling and results notifications online. To view your notifications online, select the “My Account” link located in the toolbar on the bottom of the page. Once logged in, select “View Notifications” to see a copy of all available notifications.

Special testing arrangements are no longer available.