Certification Exams

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IA’s Select Certified program sets the bar for industry professionals, recognizing exceptional commitment to efficient water management and irrigation best practices. Certification by the most rigorous program in the industry is an impartial, third-party endorsement of your knowledge and experience.

IA certification:

  • Prepares you for greater on-the-job responsibility.
  • Opens doors to new projects and employment opportunities.
  • Documents your expertise for potential clients and employers.
  • Demonstrates your personal and professional achievement.

Certification Programs

IA will offer exams for the following certification programs at the 2017 Irrigation Show and Education Conference. Click on a link to learn more about each program’s requirements and find resources to prepare for the exam:

Exam Schedule

Below is an exam schedule. The deadline to register is Oct. 23, 2017. Certification exams require advance registration and a separate fee; on-site registration may not be available. Note: Schedule subject to change.

Tuesday Nov. 7

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

CIC  |  CID-L/T (General Exam)  |  CID-L/T (Specialty)  |  CID-Ag (General Exam)  |  CID-Ag (Specialty)  |  CLIA  |  CLIA – Drip  |  CGIA  |  CLWM  |  CAIS  |  CIT  |  CIT – Spanish    

Wednesday, Nov. 8

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

CLIA  |  CLIA – Drip  |  CGIA  |  CAIS  |  CIT  |  CIT – Spanish     

Wednesday, Nov. 8

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

CIC  |  CID-L/T (General Exam)  | CID-L/T (Specialty)  |  CID-Ag (General Exam)  |  CID-Ag (Specialty)  |  CLWM

Thursday, Nov. 9

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

CIC  |  CID-L/T (General Exam)  |  CID-L/T (Specialty)  |  CID-Ag (General Exam)  |  CID-Ag (Specialty)  |  CLIA  |  CLIA – Drip  |  CGIA  |  CLWM  |  CAIS  |  CIT  |  CIT – Spanish

Friday, Nov. 10

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

CIC  |  CID-L/T (General Exam)  |  CID-L/T (Specialty)  |  CID-Ag (General Exam)  |  CID-Ag (Specialty)  |  CLIA  |  CLIA – Drip  |  CGIA  |  CLWM  |  CAIS  |  CIT  |  CIT – Spanish

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A complete list of IA Select Certified benefits, programs and requirements can be found here.