An innovation of IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, EDGE makes it faster, easier and more affordable than ever before to build and brand green. By combining business sense with technical know-how, EDGE Experts strengthen their practices while attracting new business. EDGE Experts encourage the construction sector to design and build green by serving as trusted and experienced advisors. They bring their skills, insights and thorough understanding of the EDGE App to instill confidence that a project is certifiably green.

Schedule Your Online Exam

If you would like to schedule your exam remotely, you need to first ensure your computer meets the technical specifications by clicking here.  Once you have verified that your computer meets the requirements, you can click here to continue scheduling your remote exam.

Schedule Your In-Person Exam

If you would like to schedule your exam in a physical test center, click here.

EDGE Practice Exam

If you need more preparation to take the EDGE Exam, you may try the EDGE Practice Exam. The EDGE Practice Exam is available in English, costs $30 and can be taken online. The below document contains instructions to take the EDGE Practice Exam.

View Instructions to Take the EDGE Practice Exam

In addition to the EDGE Practice Exam, you may also download EDGE Sample Questions.

Download EDGE Sample Questions

How to Become Eligible for the EDGE Exam

To become eligible to take the EDGE Exam, you must successfully complete the EDGE Experts Training. EDGE Experts Training is offered by an authorized provider either online or in a classroom environment. Once you have completed training, IFC will email an EDGE Exam Eligibility ID to you.

The EDGE Exam Eligibility ID should be used to register for the EDGE Exam. The EDGE Exam is available in English, Chinese, Spanish, Vietnamese and Indonesian and costs $100.

How to Receive More Details on EDGE Exam Rules

The Candidate Information Bulletin is your comprehensive guide to the EDGE Exam. It includes instructions to schedule your EDGE Exam, view personal ID requirements, view your score report, and view Exam Content Outline.

Access the Candidate Information Bulletin

Can’t make it to your Exam Day? Reschedule or Cancel Your Exam

If you wish to reschedule or cancel your appointment, you may do so without a fee up to 30 calendar days prior to the date of your scheduled appointment. From 29 to three (3) calendar days before your appointment, you may reschedule or cancel, but there is a $25 fee. You may not reschedule if your appointment is two or fewer days in the future. You will not receive a refund if you cancel your appointment two or fewer days in the future.

Reschedule Remotely Proctored Appointment

Reschedule Test Center Appointment

If you would like to cancel your EDGE Exam, please click here.

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