Mold-Related Services Examinations

Any person desiring to obtain a license as a mold assessor or remediator must pass one of the written examinations approved by the department. Mold-related services examinations are provided by nationally recognized entities and are not administered by the department. Examinations must be proctored.

The mold assessment examination covers the physical sampling and detailed evaluation of data obtained from a building history and inspection to formulate an initial hypothesis about the origin, identity, location, and extent of amplification of mold growth greater than 10 square feet. The mold remediator examination covers the removal, cleaning, sanitizing, demolition, or other treatment, including preventive activities, of mold or mold-contaminated matter greater than 10 square feet.

1. ACAC Examinations

A. Mold Assessor
1. Council-certified Indoor Environmentalist (CIE)
2. Council-certified Indoor Environmental Consultant (CIEC)
3. Council-certified Microbial Consultant (CMC)

B. Mold Remediator
1. Council-certified Microbial Remediator (CMR)
2. Council-certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor (CMRS)
3. Council-certified Indoor Environmental Supervisor (CIES)

2. IICRC Examination(s)

A. Mold Remediator
1. Mold Removal Specialist (MRS)


A. Mold Assessor
1. Mold-Related Services Assessor

B. Mold Remediator
1. Mold-Related Services Remediator

4. National Association of Environmentally Responsible Mold Contractors

A. Florida Mold Assessor

B. Florida Mold Remediator Licensing Exams

5. National Association for Moisture Management

A. Mold Assessor
1. Certified Moisture Management Inspector (CMMI)

B. Mold Remediator
1. Certified Environmental Mold Remediator (CEMR)

6. Association of Construction Industry Certified Professionals (ACICP)

A. Mold Assessor
1. Certified Building Contaminant Assessor (CI-BCA)

B. Mold Remediator
1. Certified Building Contaminant Technician (CI-BCT)

7. National Environmental Training Institute (NETI)

A. Mold Assessor
1. Certified Mold Assessment Professional – CMAP

B. Mold Remediator
1. Certified Mold Remediator Professional – CMRP