Exam Registration

How to Register

To register online, please select the appropriate exam title below:

   Inspector/Assessor
   Supervisor
   Project Monitor

Effective July 1, 2020, a fee of $70 is required to be paid prior to taking each State certification exam.

Exam fees must be received by the payment deadline and are to be made payable by check or money order payable to CDPH – CLPPB.

Please mail checks to:
California Department of Public Health
Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch
850 Marina Bay Parkway, Building P, 3rd Floor, Box A
Richmond, CA 94804-6403

Once payment is received you will receive an email from CDPH confirming receipt of payment. You will receive a scheduling notice for the examination approximately one to two weeks before your scheduled test; this notice will be mailed to the address indicated on your online account.

Candidates will not be admitted to the test site after the doors close. Exceptions WILL NOT be made for parking and transportation issues. Allow up to five hours in your schedule for registration, instructions, and the examination administration. Late arrivals will not be permitted to test.

Special Accommodation Testing is available for applicants who have an ADA disability or are unable to take the regularly scheduled examination due to religious affiliations. CPS HR requires a request in writing with your preferred location and exam date as well as your contact information. You must include documentation signed by your clergy or doctor on their official letterhead specifically identifying the accommodation required. Send your official request to: CPS HR Lead Examination, 2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 160, Sacramento, CA 95834. The request for accommodations must be provided during the registration period.