Become a Certified Professional

Get trained and certified to conduct your work in a professional manner. Grow your customer base by getting on the recognized list for radon professionals in Canada.

Certification
Type
Course Information ExamApplication Requirements

Annual Certification Fees
Measurement2 day classroom or
16 hr online course

- see providers for course costs

Link to list of Entry Level Certification courses
100 questions

Paper & pencil
or online

2 hours
Course completion certificate

Pass the certification exam
$175+GST
annually
Mitigation4-5 day classroom or
24 hr online course

- see providers for course costs

Link to list of Entry Level Certification courses
120 questions

Paper & pencil
or online

3 hours
Course completion certificate

Show proof of appropriate insurance

Complete Field Exercises (Mentorship)

Pass the certification exam
$175+GST
annually
(only $100 if already Measurement certified)
CRNCH (new construction only)4-6 hour classroom or
4 hr online course

- see providers for course costs

Link to list of Entry Level Certification courses
50 questions

Paper & pencil
or online

1 hour
Course completion certificate

Pass the certification exam
$175+GST
annually
(only $100 if already Measurement certified)

Helpful links:
Link to list of Entry Level Certification courses
Exam Order Form
C-NRPP New Application
Link to Insurance Information
Proctor Requirements
C-NRPP Exam Information
Proctor Security Agreement Form (Required for Exam Order Form)
Link to Information on Quality Assurance Requirements
Link to the New C-NRPP Analytical Lab Application Form

See more details below.

Become a C-NRPP RADON Measurement Professional:

Step 1: Complete an Entry Level Radon Measurement Course
C-NRPP sets standards and review courses, but independent providers provide delivery and set cost of courses.
Course is either 2 day classroom course or 16 hours of online content
Click here for a list of courses : https://c-nrpp.ca/find-entry-level-courses/

Step 2: Pass a C-NRPP Entry Level Radon Measurement Proctored Exam:
Exam available in both French and English in paper-and-pencil or online format
Exam is a proctored exam;
For those taking an online exam, C-NRPP will connect you with an online proctor and cost is included in the exam fees
For those writing a paper and pencil exam, the student must arrange for a proctor and the proctor fees are the responsibility of the student.

Proctor Information:
If you are writing a paper and pencil exam, you must arrange for a proctor and cover an applicable fees.
Please find the details on who can be a proctor here.
The proctor will need to complete a proctor security agreement, download here.

Online Proctor:
If you write the online exam, C-NRPP will connect you with an online proctor after you have ordered and paid for the exam. You will receive an invite to schedule the exam with the online proctor.

Exam Cost:
Paper and Pencil exams: $200 per exam plus GST
Online Exams: $175 per exam plus GST

Order the exam here.

Step 3: Complete the CNRPP New Application Online
– Submit Course Completion certification from C-NRPP Measurement
– Confirm you have passed the C-NRPP Measurement Exam
– Read and Agree with the Code of Ethics

Once you have completed the application, we will send you an invoice for the fees.

Fees are due annually, however you will be required to complete a renewal form and submit renewal credits every two years.

Fee is $175 per year plus GST
($100 C-NRPP Certification and $75 Annual CARST Membership) (fees will be prorated to July 1)

Become a C-NRPP Analytical Laboratory:

There must be at least one individual with the Radon Measurement Professional Certification to certify as a C-NRPP Analytical Laboratory.

Step 1: Radon Measurement Certification is a prerequisite

Step 2: Submit a copy of the New C-NRPP Analytical Lab Application Form

Along with the application, you will need to submit the following:
– A copy of your company’s Quality Assurance Manual (Find details for the Quality Assurance Manual here)
– Submit Calibration Certificates
– Submit Spike/Performance Test Certificates

Once the application has been submitted it will be reviewed by C-NRPP
Once the application has been approved you will receive confirmation and an invoice from C-NRPP
Fees: $75 every 2 years

Become a C-NRPP Radon Mitigation Professional:

Step 1: Radon Measurement Course is a prerequisite

Step 2: Complete Entry Level Radon Mitigation Course
C-NRPP sets standards and review courses, but independent providers provide delivery and set cost of courses.
Course is either 5 day classroom course or 24 hours of online content
Click here for a list of courses.

Step 3: Pass a C-NRPP Entry Level Radon Mitigation Exam
Exam available in both French and English in paper-and-pencil or online format
Exam is a proctored exam;
For those taking an online exam, C-NRPP will connect you with an online proctor and cost is included in the exam fees
For those writing a paper and pencil exam, the student must arrange for a proctor and the proctor fees are the responsibility of the student.
Exam Order Form

Proctor Information:
If you are writing a paper and pencil exam, you must arrange for a proctor and cover an applicable fees.
Please find the details on who can be a proctor here.
The proctor will need to complete a proctor security agreement, download here.

Online Proctor:
If you write the online exam, C-NRPP will connect you with an online proctor after you have ordered and paid for the exam. You will receive an invite to schedule the exam with the online proctor.

Exam Cost:
Paper and Pencil exams: $200 per exam plus GST
Online Exams: $175 per exam plus GST

Step 4: Field Exercises
Distanced based mentorship processes
Be prepared to walk through a full mitigation install under the guidance of an experience professional
You will have online forms to complete during each step of the process
Contact your training provider to get more details or find more details here.

Step 5: Obtain proper insurance coverage
Coverage should include:
$ 2 million Commercial General Liability
$ 2 million Radon Measurement and Mitigation Errors and Omissions
CARST has worked with Toole and Peete to develop an insurance package, find more information here.

Step 6: Complete the C-NRPP New Application Online
Submit Course Completion certification from C-NRPP Measurement and C-NRPP Mitigation Course
Confirm you have passed the C-NRPP Mitigation Exam
Read and Agree with the Code of Ethics
Once you have completed the application, we will send you an invoice for the fees.
Fees are due annually, however you will be required to complete a renewal form and submit renewal credits every two years.
Pay application fee
Fee is $175 per year plus GST
($100 C-NRPP Certification and $75 Annual CARST Membership) (fees will be prorated to July 1)
Confirmation of insurance coverage including all above limits have been met or exceeded with confirmation of date coverage if bound.

BECOME A C-NRPP CONTROLLING RADON IN NEW CANADIAN HOMES (CRNCH) INSTALLER/INSPECTOR:

Note: For C-NRPP Mitigation Professionals, this course can be used as a C-NRPP Approved Course for Professional Practice Credits on renewal. By taking the exam, you can also add as a certification level.

Step 1: Complete C-NRPP Controlling Radon in New Canadian Homes (CRNCH) course.
C-NRPP sets standards and review courses, but independent providers provide delivery and set cost of courses.
Course is either 4-6 hours classroom course or 4 hours of online content
Click here for a list of courses : https://c-nrpp.ca/find-entry-level-courses/

Step 2: Pass a C-NRPP Controlling Radon in New Canadian Homes(CRNCH) Exam
Exam available in both French and English in paper-and-pencil or online format
Exam is a proctored exam;
For those taking an online exam, C-NRPP will connect you with an online proctor and cost is included in the exam fees
For those writing a paper and pencil exam, the student must arrange for a proctor and the proctor fees are the responsibility of the student.

Proctor Information:
If you are writing a paper and pencil exam, you must arrange for a proctor and cover any applicable fees.
Please find the details on who can be a proctor here.
The proctor will need to complete a proctor security agreement, download here.

Online Proctor:
If you write the online exam, C-NRPP will connect you with an online proctor after you have ordered and paid for the exam. You will receive an invite to schedule the exam with the online proctor.

Exam Cost:
Paper and Pencil exams: $100 per exam plus GST
Online Exams: $75 per exam plus GST

Step 3: Complete the CNRPP New Application – CRNCH
Submit Course Completion certification from C-NRPP CRNCH Course
Confirm you have passed the C-NRPP CRNCH Exam
Read and Agree with the Code of Ethics
Once you have completed the application, we will send you an invoice for the fees.
Fees are due annually. No renewal credits are required for the CRNCH certification.
Pay application fee
Fee is $175 per year plus GST
($100 C-NRPP Certification and $75 Annual CARST Membership)
(fees will be prorated to July 1)

FOR ALL CERTIFICATIONS:

Applications may take up to a 1 week to process. An applicant’s certification will appear on the “Find a Professional search” as they are entered into the C-NRPP database.
Physical certificate(s) and ID cards are mailed to the applicant.

Length of Certification:
Certifications are two-year cycles with an annual fee.
Professionals complete 20 credits of C-NRPP Renewal Requirements during their 2 year cycle. Submit course certificates as well as supporting documents upon renewal.

Only one CARST membership fee is required per person.