Certified Remodeling Project Manager (CRPM)

NARI Certified remodeling Project Managers (CRPMs) are the field personnel who oversee every aspect of the project: customer satisfaction, personnel management, administration, etc. while working on the project or projects.

To qualify for the CRPM designation, applicants must meet the following:

  • Be employed by or own a firm primarily engaged in remodeling that operates in compliance with the NARI Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice
  • Completed at least 16 hours of continuing education directly related to developing project management skills and knowledge or be enrolled in the NARI CRPM education program.
  • Successfully completed a comprehensive application that details their background and experience
  • Meet one of the follow three requirements:
    1. Two (2) years continuous experience in the remodeling industry (any role) AND Three (3) years as a remodeling project manager.

      Or

    2. Four (4) years continuous experience in the remodeling industry (any role) AND Three (3) years of experience as a remodeling project manager AND Four (4) or more year degree in Construction, Project Management, Business Management, or a construction related field.

      Or

    3. Three (3) years of continuous experience in remodeling (any role) AND One (1) year of experience as a remodeling project manager AND Achieved either the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) or Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential through the Project Management Institute (PMI).
  • Receive NARI’s approval of the application
  • Successfully complete a written examination (in one sitting) that covers the six CRPM knowledge domains: project planning, communications, project cost management, quality assurance, recordkeeping, and risk management.
Fees for certification:

$400*/member

$600/non-member

Annual renewal fee:

$75/member

$150/non-member

*If an applicant is found to not be qualified to sit for the exam, this feel will be refunded, minus a $100 processing charge.