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Certified Estimating Professional (CEP)

Certified Estimating Professional (CEP)

Free Practice Test

  • No. of Questions10
  • AccessImmediate
  • Access DurationLife Long Access
  • Exam DeliveryOnline
  • Test ModesPractice
  • TypeExam Format

Practice Exam

  • No. of Questions260
  • AccessImmediate
  • Access DurationLife Long Access
  • Exam DeliveryOnline
  • Test ModesPractice, Exam
  • Last UpdatedJuly 2024

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  • DeliveryOnline
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  • Access DurationLife Long Access
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Certified Estimating Professional (CEP) 

The Certified Estimating Professional (CEP) is suitable for candidates who play a critical role in the economic evaluation of potential projects. They support the development of budgets, project resource requirements, and value engineering by applying the estimating body of knowledge outlined in AACE’s Recommended Practice 46R-11.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 8 years of industry-related experience, or
  • 4 years of industry-related experience plus a 4-year industry-related college degree
  • Ethics: Adherence to AACE's Canons of Ethics

Courses and Guides

  • Fundamentals of Cost Estimating Course
  • AACE's Certified Estimating Professional Study Guide
  • AACE’s Skills & Knowledge of Cost Engineering, 6th Edition
  • AACE’s Recommended Practices 46R-11, 11R-88, and 10S-90
  • AACE’s Total Cost Management Framework
  • AACE's CEP Examinee Format of Definitions

Exam Structure

  • Exam Duration: 5 hours maximum
  • Exam Questions: 119 questions
  • Type of Questions: Multiple-choice questions

Course Outline

The Certified Estimating Professional (CEP) Exam covers the following topics - 

  • Basic Estimating Knowledge: 50 questions
  • Complex Estimating Problems: 24 questions
  • Estimating Process & Practices: 45 questions

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Exam Format and Information

Exam Name Certified Estimating Professional 

Exam CEP
Exam Duration 5 hours
Exam Format Multiple Choice Questions
Exam type Professional
Number of Questions 119 Questions
Eligibility/Prerequisite As suggested*
Exam Status Live
Exam Language English
Pass Score As suggested


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