CCPO: Certified Concrete Pump Operator

CCPO: Certified Concrete Pump Operator

Registering for the Practical Exam

You can register to take the Practical Exam once you have successfully passed the Written Exam. You have up to twelve (12) months after passing the Written Exam to register for the Practical Exam. If you do not register within this time period, note that you will need to re-take the Written Exam.

Before you register for the Practical Exam, make sure that you know and agree to all of the Certification Policies.

To register for the Practical Examination, please read the instructions below:

  • Select and pay for the Practical Exam of your choosing in the online CCPO portal. Follow the directions carefully.

  • Once payment is received, the Program Coordinator and Assessor will contact you to schedule your Practical Assessment appointment.

  • The Assessor will work with you and your dispatcher to coordinate a mutually agreed-upon site, date, and time for your Practical Examination. The scheduled date will be updated in the online CCPO Portal.

Candidates requesting special accommodations

Arrangements for persons with disabilities will be provided upon request, in accordance with the CCPO Special Needs Accommodation Policy, Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms as well as the Canadian Human Rights Act.

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  Reference Materials
  • CCPO Candidate Handbook
    Please note, the CCPO Candidate Handbook is currently unavailable. For program related assistance, please contact the CCPO Coordinator directly at (604) 636-0327 /, or visit our Certification Policies page. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience as necessary revisions to the manual are completed.
  • Registering for the Written Exam
    Instructions for Written Exam registrations.
  • Registering for the Practical Exam
    Instructions for Practical Exam registrations.
Written Exam Fee
Virtually Proctored Exam $250
The same fee applies for retest candidates.
Practical Exam Fee
Practical Exam Registration Fee $1,500
Practical Re-Testing Fee $1,500
or portion thereof
Cancellation Fee:
The full fee applies if the candidate is a no-show to the appointment.
Rescheduling Fee:
Over 7 days before the Exam N/A
2-7 days before the Exam $200
1-2 days before Exam $400
24 hours or less before Exam $500

NOTE: The Practical Examination normally requires that an Assessor to be present for the full day of pumping. In an instance where for unforeseen circumstances, one or two components of the examination were not completed, the Candidate may be able to book a part-day of assessment. This part-day of assessment will be at the discretion of the Test Coordinator and the Assessor. In such a case the part-day assessment fee would be $650.

Further information on Concrete Pumping: