AISC Issues New Certification Program Requirements for Public Comment

February 26, 2018

(Chicago, IL) - AISC is accepting public comments through March 7 on the proposed Program Requirements for Fabricator, Erector and Manufacturer Certifications. General requirements for all certified companies are being consolidated into one document, and each program has a tailored set of supplemental requirements.

The program requirements are the governing program criteria and refer to the standards and other audit criteria. For more information on this relationship between the program requirements and standards, consider attending the upcoming NASCC: The Steel Conference Session Q1: Certification Is More Than Just a Standard.

The new program requirements are scheduled to be published by March 31, and starting June 1, all certified companies will need to meet the new requirements.

To access the draft requirements and submit public comments online, please click here. If you have any additional questions, please contact AISC Certification at or 312.670.7520.


For more information contact:

Tasha O'Berski
Communications Department

American Institute of Steel Construction

The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a non-partisan, not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, market development, and advocacy. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information. 

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