Childhood Lead Poisoning


Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Exams

Effective July 1, 2020, a fee of $70 is required to be paid prior to taking each State certification exam. Click here for registration instructions.

Exam fees must be received by the registration deadline and are to be made payable by check or money order payable to CDPH – CLPPB.

Please mail checks to:

California Department of Public Health
Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch
850 Marina Bay Parkway, Building P, 3rd Floor, Box A
Richmond, CA 94804-6403

The Childhood Lead Poisoning Certification Examinations will be administered online by CPS HR Consulting in partnership with ProctorU. ProctorU is a live, online proctoring service that allows you to take your exam from the comfort of your home or office.

To take an exam with ProctorU you must have access to the following:

  • A reliable computer with a microphone and a webcam
  • Windows or Apple Operating System
  • A high-speed internet connection
  • A private, distraction-free area

Please visit this link below to view additional information about equipment requirements and supported devices prior to registering.

ProctorU Equipment Requirements

For additional information, please refer to the links on the top of the page.

If you would like more information about the certification requirements, approved training courses, or renewing certification, please visit the Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch's web site.