Installer Certification and Designations


  1. Demonstrate your commitment to the interlocking concrete pavement industry profession
  2. Show your ability to meet national guidelines
  3. Expand your skills and knowledge through continuing education
  4. Receive national and local promotion - ICPI promotes certified installers in its guide specifications, literature, website and videos. Plus, many ICPI manufacturer members promote certified installers to the general public.
  5. Benefit your bottom line-We’ll show you how to increase your bottom line through greater efficiency.


The Path to a More Prosperous Future

Through ICPI certification and designation programs, you join thousands of installers who are committed to advancing the segmental concrete pavement industry through education, industry guidelines and greater efficiency. 

ICPI’s Installer Development Program offers individuals the path to a more prosperous future through certification and designations. See a diagram of the ICPI Installer Development Program to determine your path.

Interested in getting certified?  Click on the heading below to read more about the requirements for certification.


Certification can be achieved by individuals involved in the residential and commercial installation of interlocking concrete pavements, including company owners and principals, job superintendents, forepersons and supervisors, crew leaders and crew members who are committed to meeting industry established guidelines for segmental concrete pavement installation and have previous installation experience. 



This designation can be achieved by individuals that hold a hold a current ICPI Concrete Paver Installer certification and demonstrate advanced knowledge and skill in residential paver installations including outdoor living space design and construction, specifically specialty applications such as raised and multi-level patios, fireplaces, fire pits, grills, outdoor kitchens, pool decks and permeable interlocking concrete pavement. 



This designation can be achieved by individuals that hold a current ICPI Concrete Paver Installer Certification and understand best practices for the installation of interlocking concrete pavers in industrial, commercial, institutional and municipal applications. 



This specialist designation can be achieved by individuals that hold a current ICPI Concrete Paver Installer Certification and can demonstrate their knowledge and experience in best practices for PICP system installation.



The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (“ICPI”) Concrete Paver Installer Programs are intended to communicate industry guidelines to paver installers on estimating, planning and executing residential and commercial projects and to educate individuals in applicable construction and general business practices. ICPI recognizes only that a Record of Completion awarded to a participant conveys that the participant has completed the required course of instruction and earned a passing grade on the examination administered by ICPI at the conclusion of the course. For a participant obtaining ICPI Concrete Paver Installer certification or designation status, ICPI recognizes only that the certificate holder has earned a Record of Completion and has also met the minimum amount of installation experience required by ICPI. ICPI exercises no control or direction over certified concrete paver installers and does not in any manner endorse, guarantee, or certify the performance or quality of services rendered or products used. ICPI further disclaims any and all liability for injuries or damages to persons or property or for monetary damages arising out of or resulting from the failure of performance of services rendered or products used by an installer holding an ICPI certification or designation.