March 21, 2018

CM Lean Exam

The AGC Certificate of Management-Lean Construction (CM-Lean) is an assessment-based certificate credential that denotes knowledge and understanding of concepts related to lean adoption, practice and process transformation outlined in AGC’s Lean Construction Education Program (LCEP).  Successful candidates will carry the CM-Lean designation.

Exam Eligibility Requirements

CM-Lean candidates must successfully complete the seven Lean Construction Education Program courses, provide AGC with a record of completion and have an approved application in advance of exam administration.

Exam Fees

All fees total $550 and will be collected at one time after the candidate application is reviewed and approved. This includes a $150 application and technology fee and $400 exam fee.  These fees are paid to AGC of America.

AGC CM-Lean Application

Your application will be reviewed against the national database of Lean Construction Education Program course completers. The application should not be submitted until you have completed all seven units of LCEP. Please allow five (5) business days once this form is submitted for it to be reviewed and approved. You will receive a follow-up email with details related to next steps for exam registration.

CM-Lean Application

MBI is an approved CM-Lean exam testing center and has the following testing dates available:

All tests will be held at the Master Builders of Iowa office located at 221 Park Street in Des Moines, Iowa.

If you have successfully completed the 7 units of the AGC CM-Lean Education program and would like to take the exam on a date not shown, please contact Tom Fulcher at or (515) 250-4485.

June 27, 2018 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
June 29, 2018 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
July 11, 2018 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
July 13, 2018 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
July 20, 2018 8:00 am – 12:00 pm


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