Continuing Education Credit (CEC) program

The Continuing Education Credit (CEC) program is designed and implemented to standardize CEC policies globally within the association. The purpose of these policies is to facilitate consistent application, assignment and award of BICSI CECs and enable BICSI credential holders to maximize their training resources in expanding their knowledge base while maintaining current credentials in an efficient manner.

Continuing Education Credits Program Policy (PDF)

Check out this step-by-step guide on how to navigate the BICSI website and successfully submit your CECs through your BICSI Profile.

Get CECs

BICSI ICT Certification Institute

Free & Low-cost Recertification Activities

If your recertification date is approaching and you need more CECs, here are some free and low-cost options for you!

Requirements for CEC Eligibility

  • Activities need to increase your knowledge in the field of ICT.
  • Activities must be completed during your certification cycle.
  • Activities must be at least 1 full hour in length.
  • Proof of attendance is required.
Read the entire CEC policy HERE for all eligibility requirements.

BICSI Webinars

Both live and on demand, BICSI webinars are at no cost for both members and nonmembers and are worth 1 CEC each.
Click HERE to register!

BICSI Virtual ICT Forums

These monthly virtual meetings are a great way to connect with other ICT professionals with different, relevant content present at each one. They are awarded 3 CECs and very low cost.
Click HERE to register!


There are many low-cost courses available on demand through BICSI CONNECT that are awarded CECs, with no CEC submission required.
Click HERE for more information!

Preapproved Vendor Training

Search through hundreds of vendor courses that have already been preapproved for BICSI CECs.
Click HERE for more information!

OSHA/Safety Training

Any OSHA, Safety, or First-Aid classes you have taken during your certification cycle can be awarded CECs.

How to get a Course Recognized for BICSI CECs: 

Corporate CEC Application
(Online) (PDF)
Mail: Administrator, Provider Services
8610 Hidden River Parkway
Tampa, FL 33637-1000
Fax: +1 813.971.4311


How to Submit CEC's Online: 

Credential Holders Guide
Download this step-by-step guide on how to submit your CEC's online.

How-To Videos:

Limited Time Winter Offer

Project Management

Project Management

10 CECs
  • Earned Value Management
    16, 23, & 30 April | 4-6 p.m. Eastern
  • TPMRM (combo)
  • Essentials of Leadership
  • Reduce Payroll Waste
  • SMART Jobsite Data: Tips and Tricks for Job Costing and Liability Management
$900.00* (Non-Member Pricing)
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Project Management

Intelligent Building

10 CECs
  • Intelligent Buildings
    18 & 25 April, 2 May | 4-6 p.m. Eastern
  • N2 Power over Ethernet Publication
  • ANSI/BICSI 007-2020 - Standard (digital & hard copy)
  • Intro to the Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Creating Net-Zero Buildings at Cost Parity: Enabling Technologies and Trends for Smart Building Designs
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10 CECs
  • FttX
    17 & 24 April, 1 May | 10 a.m.-noon Eastern
  • BICSI G1-17
  • BICSI G2.1-22
  • BICSI G2.2-23
  • BICSI G2.4-23
  • BICSI G2.1-22
  • NFPA 1600 Business Continuity Programs
  • NFPA 1600 Disaster / Emergency Management
  • Installing Cable, One Pole as at a Time
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*All prices are listed in U.S. dollars


Individual Applications and/or Individual Certificates for Pre-Recognized Courses

Submit CECs online or via an Individual CEC Application (PDF)—If you are a BICSI credential holder.

Please indicate in the comments section if you are submitting CECs to be applied to a suspended credential.

Jump the line up to 14 days sooner than a non BICSI Member.

BICSI Credential Holders who are also BICSI Members receive priority CEC and Recertification processing. 


How it works:

If you are a BICS Member, submit your CECs through your Credentialing Dashboard on the BICSI website.  The Credentialing team will process member submissions in date order ahead of nonmembers. 


Member processing guarantee is less than 14 business days.

Nonmember processing guarantee is less than 30 business days.