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Training and Certification 


As an advocate of the code administration profession, and as a champion for the advancement of code professionals in pursuit of their career potentials, it is our mission to provide relevant, exceptional continuing education in a variety of formats and to offer national personnel certification and construction trades testing programs that are applicable, reliable, and meet government mandates. 

At we provide answers to all your Training and Education needs:

  1. Free online registration, eliminates the need for paperwork
  2. When you create an account, your records will be kept for any future registrations.
  3. All your education choices in one location. Classroom seminars, Webinars and Online Courses housed in one site for easy shopping.
  4. All your seminars and online course completion records will be kept together and available to you 24/7.
  5. You will be able to print copies of your certificates of attendance at any time.
  6. Mobile device friendly, your seminar and course materials available in downloadable format.
  7. Truly user friendly!!

IAPMO offers a comprehensive collection of resources that can meet the growing needs of this profession:

Hire IAPMO to teach

Contract IAPMO to teach for you and your group. Choose from our selection of seminars and our group of professional Instructors.

Some states require custom training to meet regulatory documents. IAPMO offers state specific training to meet the individual's needs.

Register for a seminar


Our career-enhancing seminars are offered all around the country. IAPMO will keep you updated and help you expand your knowledge while earning continuing education.

Check the IAPMO Schedule for available seminars.

Take Online Training Courses

We provide you with incredibly flexible training options. You can take advantage of the e-learning opportunities that allows you to increase your skills and knowledge while earning CEUs.

Find Practice Exams, Virtual Workshops, Uniform Codes e-courses, webinars and other Professional development, all designed to be engaging and practical while earning you CEUs.

Get Certified

IAPMO’s National Personnel Certification Program for Inspectors, Plans Examiners and Code Administrators is a nationally recognized, comprehensive testing and certification program that assesses the knowledge of construction codes as an indicator of competence and professionalism. 

Renew Certification 

An IAPMO certification is a significant professional accomplishment which is why it is critical you commit to continuous self development by participating in Certification Renewal. You will expand your knowledge, validate your technical expertise, and realize personal satisfactions from the effort.

Backflow Prevention Training and ASSE Certification 

IAPMO provides professional training in Backflow prevention. These courses include Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester, Repairer, and Cross-Connection Control Surveyor, Fire Sprinkler Cross-Connection Control Tester and Backflow Prevention Program Specialist/Administrator.

Each of these courses include a certification exam through the ASSE International.

 For more information contact IAPMO Training and Education:

Toll free: 1-877-427-6601
(alternative number)


Special Accommodations
To access information and forms for Special Accommodations, click here

Continuing Education 

IAPMO is an approved provider of Continuing Education in numerous jurisdictions, municipalities, and states.

Green Plumbers training makes staff more valuable to their employers and to their customers. Green Plumbers offers Green Plumber Certifications, Green Inspector Certifications and Train the Trainer.


IAPMO has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102.

Continuing Education Units are calculated as follows:
All events earning CEUs are calculated as follows:
*Total minutes of activity / 60 minutes = *Total hours of activity
Total hours / 10 hours = Total Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

120 minutes/60 minutes = 2 hours
2 hours/10 hours = .2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) 
*These are actual learning minutes which do not include breaks.

Seminar Cancellation and Refund Policy

There will be no penalties for cancellations received 14 or more days prior to the scheduled event date. There will be NO REFUNDS for cancellations received after 14 days prior to the scheduled event.

IAPMO reserves the right to cancel any event due to low enrollment. If that occurs, all prepaid registrations will be refunded in full. IAPMO is not responsible for losses resulting from the cancellation of an event.