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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

AGC of America is an authorized provider of continuing education and various professional development credits. Look to AGC to earn the continuing education necessary for your license renewal and career development.

The credentialing unit (CE/T) of AGC's Training, Education & Development (TED) Department is responsible for establishing and maintaining standards for AGC of America’s learning programs from development to delivery. This includes ensuring that training programs comply and/or exceed the criteria under the ANSI/IACET Standard.

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). AGC complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, AGC is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

Verify AGC's IACET Accreditation. View answers to IACET Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

American Institute of Architects

 AGC of America is a Registered Provider with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. For qualifying programs, AGC reports credit earned to CES Records for AIA members and, upon request, will provide non-AIA members with a certificate of completion.

Most types of continuing education can be self-reported by individuals to the specific credentialing organization. AGC must provide a certificate of completion to each attendee who wants to receive credit, with the exception of AIA CES Learning Units which must be reported by AGC on attendees’ behalf.

American Institute of Constructors

AGC of America has been approved to offer Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits for qualifying programs by the American Institute of Constructors (AIC).

HR Certification Institute (HRCI)

AGC of America is an Approved-For-Credit Provider with the HR Certification Institute. Upon approval, AGC’s qualifying programs may offer recertification credit hours, in the fields of General HR or Business Management and Strategy, towards PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification.

National Association of State Boards of Accountancy

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

Society for Marketing Professional Services

The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) has approved AGC of America's qualifying programs. All programs that offer SMPS CEUs award one CEU for one contact hour.

  • Audience – Marketing professionals with CPSM designation
  • Type of Credit – Continuing Education Units (CEU)
  • Programs Annual Convention, BuildCon, various webinars

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

In association with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) reviews and approves educational programs on a case-by-case basis. Upon approval, AGC of America offers GBCI Continuing Education hours for various curricula programs and conferences.

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