Gold Seal Certification



Since 1991 the Gold Seal Certification program has been the industry’s most trusted, valued, and reliable certification for management of the construction industry.  Today, more than 8000 construction professionals have been recognized across Canada as Gold Seal Certified.

The CCA Gold Seal Certification Program is a national program for construction Project Managers, Superintendents, Construction Safety Coordinators, Estimators, and Owners Construction Managers in the Canadian construction industry involved in:

  • Mechanical Contracting
  • General Contracting
  • Electrical Contracting
  • Road Building and Heavy Construction
  • Specialty Trades

Certification is based on the candidate’s education, experience and their ability to satisfy the rigorous standards of the Program. This may mean the successful completion of a Gold Seal exam.


Whether you are a construction professional, a Contractor, a Project Manager, or an Owner of a construction project, Gold Seal Certification can help you set a higher standard on any construction project.

FOR INDIVIDUALS – the Gold Seal Certificate is a declaration of skill and competence that is recognized by the construction industry across the country. The Certificate will enhance mobility and professional development of construction managers.

FOR CONTRACTORS – employing Gold Seal Certified managers is a statement regarding the professionalism and commitment of the firm to construction management excellence. A Gold Seal Certificate assists employers in recruiting capable construction managers.

CEC is a supporter of the Gold Seal program and attempts to make every effort possible to have all of its qualifying courses Gold Seal Accredited.

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