Certification: Certified Chimney Specialist

2155 Commercial Drive, Plainfield, IN 46168

So, you've earned your Certified Chimney Sweep® credential, and you're wondering what's next? Do you have to wait nine years before you hit the next benchmark and prove your commitment to being one of the best? Not anymore. Now, there's the Certified Chimney Specialist® credential.

This credential is for Certified Chimney Sweeps® who are committed to ongoing education and practical knowledge in the chimney and venting industry.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?
Renewal Required?
Every 3 Year(s)
Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)?
Renew through Re-Examination?
Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)?


The certification has an education level of an Associates of Arts or Associates of Sciences degree or higher and has a work experience requirement of more than 2 years, or requires obtaining a ‘core’ level certification from the same organization.