CCPO: Certified Concrete Pump Operator

CCPO: Certified Concrete Pump Operator

Registering for the Written Exam

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

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

  • Complete user registration through the online CCPO Portal and verify your account.
  • Select "Start Certification" and "Pay Now".
  • Before launching your Written Exam, please ensure you are familiar with the technical requirements, including a computer with a stable internet connection and a functioning web-camera or internal camera.
  • If you or your employer’s computer does not meet the criteria above, or you do not have access to a computer, please contact the Program Coordinator at or 604-636-0327

Candidates requesting special accommodations

Professional documentation in support of a request for accommodation must be submitted to the Program Coordinator no later than four (4) weeks prior to your intended test date. Please refer to the Special Needs Accommodation Policy.

Ready to Register for the Written Exam?

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  Reference Materials
  • CCPO Candidate Handbook
    The CCPO Candidate Handbook is a PDF guide outlining the certification program and our program policies and procedures. The Candidate Handbook is not a study guide or intended as training material. As a certification authority, to maintain impartiality in our certification activities, we do not provide any training for concrete pump operators.

    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 handbook 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.

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