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EPA Certifications

EPA manages several programs that certify technicians, service locations, laboratories or products. The page contains an automatically-generated list of EPA webpages that include the word “certification” in the title. Entries are listed with the most recently updated pages at the top.

NOTE: Some certification programs are delegated to state authorities and/or authorized testing organizations. If you do not find the information you need below, please reach out to your state authority. Find your local authority's contact information in the list of Health and Environmental Agencies of U.S. States and Territories.

Section 609 Technician Training and Certification Programs

EPA-approved programs for technicians who service motor vehicle air conditioning (MVAC) systems. Any person who repairs or services a MVAC system for consideration must be certified under section 609 of the Clean Air Act by an EPA-approved program.

Lead Abatement Program: Training and Certification Program for Lead-based Paint Activities (TSCA sections 402/404)

EPA's regulations relating to its training and certification program for lead-based paint activities including lead inspections, lead risk assessments, and lead abatement.

Annual Certification Data for Vehicles, Engines, and Equipment

This page provides certification data from various engine manufacturers for past and current model years

Outreach and Engagement on CWA Section 401 Certification

Planned and executed outreach and engagement information for states and tribes

Lead-Safe Certification Firm Logo Use Guidelines

Information for firms and training programs seeking to use the EPA Lead-Safe Certification program logo.

Find an EPA Drinking Water Operator Certification Contact

Contains table of the contacts for developing water capacity depending on region and state.

Section 608 Technician Certification Test Topics

Identifies some of the topics covered on Section 608 Technician Certification tests such as ozone depletion, the Clean Air Act and Montreal Protocol, Substitute Refrigerants and oils, Refrigeration and Recovery Techniques.

Renovation, Repair and Painting Program: Firm Certification

This page describes EPA's Renovation, Repair and Painting Program Rule requirements for contractors.

Lead-Based Paint Abatement and Evaluation Program: Individual Recertification

This page describes EPA's Renovation, Repair and Painting Program Rule requirements for contractors.

Lead-Based Paint Abatement and Evaluation Program: Individual Certification

This page describes EPA's Renovation, Repair and Painting Program Rule requirements for contractors.