1.  For your maximum benefit: Register for your class and exam as early as possible! It takes approximately 8 weeks (1 hr a day) to complete the pre-study material prior to class.
2.  You will need to order the most current edition TDM from BICSI 
to use with the RCDD pre-study material. (Same for the DCDC Manual, ESS manual, and the OSP manual to bring to Class!
3.Class times: All class times are from 7:30am to 7pm on all days of the class. RCDD is a 3-day class, whereas ESS and OSP and DCDC are 2-day classes.
4.  Exam info: All exams are given through a Pearson Vue Nationwide Testing Center near you. The application process has not changed. You still need to submit your application to BICSI at least 30-days prior to the exam date of your choice. BICSI will process and approve (or deny) your application, at which time you will be emailed a confirmation number. With that confirmation number you can make an appointment at, to sit for the exam. If you are not currently BICSI certified, you must take the exam, and pass, within 7-days of the class dates to be eligible for the CECs.


To complete and print an order form, click here (For information on Transfers or Cancellations, or payment policies click here)
To link to the BICSI application, click here
To link to Pearson Vue, click here


Location information will be emailed to you within 2-weeks prior to the class start dates. Once the link is in blue, the location information is posted online and can be viewed by clicking on the location of your class. If the location of the class is still in black, it simply means that location information has not yet been posted.

You must register through BICSI for approval to take an exam at a Pearson Vue location near you, at least 30 days in advance . Pen and paper exams will only be available at BICSI conferences.

2017 Schedule of classes– (Additional classes may be added) Information on the class is located under “Class Flyers”. Class location is located under “Class Location”. Those with a blue link are available for viewing. Those without a blue link are still in the process of finalizing location.
Class FlyersTypeDatesClass Location
St Louis, MO RCDD September 20-22 St Louis
Chicago, IL RCDD October 3-5 Chicago
Columbus, OH RCDD October 17-19
Fairfax, VA RCDD November 6-8 Fairfax
Albuquerque, NM DCDC November 13-14
Albuquerque, NM RCDD November 15-17
Portland, OR RCDD December 5-7
Nashville, TN RCDD December 12-14