Exam introduction: In 1996, in accordance with the "Notice of the Ministry of Personnel and the Ministry of Construction on Printing and Distributing the" Interim Provisions on the Qualification System for Grade I Cost Engineers "(Renfa  No. 77), the state began to implement the qualification system for Grade I cost engineers. In January 1998, the Ministry of Personnel and the Ministry of Construction issued the Notice of the Ministry of Personnel and the Ministry of Construction on Issues Related to the Implementation of the Qualification Examination for Grade I Cost Engineers (Renfa  No. 8), and it was implemented for the first time in the country that year. The qualification examination for the first-level cost engineer. The examination is jointly responsible by the Ministry of Personnel and the Ministry of Construction. The Ministry of Personnel is responsible for reviewing the examination outline, examination subjects, and test questions, and organizing or authorizing the implementation of various examination tasks. Work with the Ministry of Construction to supervise, inspect, guide and determine eligibility criteria. The daily work is undertaken by the Standard Quota Division of the Ministry of Construction, and the specific examination work is entrusted to the Personnel Examination Center of the Ministry of Personnel for organization and implementation.
The first-level cost engineer examination: The national first-level cost engineer qualification examination is jointly organized by the Ministry of Construction and the National Personnel Department. The examination is held once a year. The first-level cost engineer qualification examination adopts a national unified outline, unified propositions, and unified organization. In principle, it is held once a year, and in principle only test centers are set up in provincial capitals. The examination adopts rolling management, with a total of 5 subjects, and the rolling period of a single subject is 2 years.
Level 1 cost engineer's practice direction: Level 1 cost engineer refers to the practice that is granted by the state after being qualified for registration, and specifically accepts the designation, commission, or employment of a certain department or unit, and is responsible for and assists it in the valuation and pricing of construction costs. And engineering economic professionals who manage business to safeguard their legitimate rights and interests. The state implements a qualification system for first-level cost engineers in the field of construction cost. All units and departments engaged in construction, design, construction, engineering cost consulting, engineering cost management, etc. of engineering construction activities must be equipped with professional skills of first-tier cost engineer qualifications in positions such as valuation, evaluation, review (nuclear), control, and management. personnel.