the association for the advancement of cost engineering

North Florida Section

FeesAll fees must be paid upon registration. Payments are made via our secure online payment system or by check.  All fees are non-refundable.  The fees include Exam eligibility documentation review and Computer Based Testing (CBT) fee. 


Individuals who are members of AACE International may apply to AACE Certification at the reduced member fee, as a benefit of your membership in AACE.  Membership in AACE is not a requirement for certification.  For fee amounts, please see Certification page at


AACE BadgeCert: The AACE BadgeCert portfolio is a cutting edge technique for AACE credential holders to promote their hard-earned professional achievements. The BadgeCert platform facilitates the recording, issuing, storing and sharing of digital badges to recognize, legitimize and professionalize the achievement of earning an AACE International certification by facilitating digital interaction with clients, colleagues and employers.

All active AACE International certificate holders will be provided, at no charge, with an opportunity to digitally deploy a “badge” for each certification earned from AACE International. The digital badge may be embedded in such virtual media as email signatures, web pages, LinkedIn and other social media profiles and other electronic venues.  For details, see Certification page at








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In today’s world of intense competition in the workplace, the need for proficiency in the principles and practices of total cost management is the concern of all businesses and companies. Certification is verification of that proficiency. It provides  assurance that the person performing the work is qualified and up-to-date on the latest techniques and has the experience and knowledge to apply them. Certification is an investment in your career.


All AACE certification exams are conducted through computer-based testing at Kryterion testing centers worldwide.  Registration is done via online forms.


AACE Professional Certifications Offered:  There are three levels of AACE Certification, and the experience/education requirements are the initial differential among the three levels.   Click the links below for more details on each specific certification.



Technician Level Certifications


Certified Cost Technician (CCT) 

Certified Scheduling Technician (CST)


Professional Level Certifications


Certified Cost Professional (CCP)

Certified Estimating Professional (CEP)

Earned Value Professional (EVP)

Planning & Scheduling Professional (PSP)



Expertise Level Certifications

Certified Forensic Claims Consultant (CFCC)

Decision & Risk Management Professional (DRMP)



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