The Xactimate Level 3 Certification Exam verifies that the user has mastered the skills required to create a complex estimate from start to finish using Xactimate desktop.
This exam is based on Xactimate desktop functionality. The Level 3 Certification Exam is broken into three different sections. The three sections are as follows:
- Sketch and Scope Lab: In this hands-on lab, individuals are required to use their own locally installed Xactimate to create an estimate. The most recent version of Xactimate desktop is required. The estimate consists of a Sketch and scope scenario that must be completed accurately. The estimate will be used to answer the questions found in the Practical Exam section. The Sketch and Scope labs are not timed, and individuals may exit and return to the lab as needed prior to beginning the Practical Exam and Knowledge Exam. The approximate time required to complete this section is 240 minutes.
- Practical Exam: In this section of the exam, individuals are asked 40 questions pertaining to the estimate created in the Sketch and Scope labs. Questions are specific to the scope, quantities, dimensions, and pricing from the estimate. This section of the exam is timed. Closing the Practical Exam prior to completion will result in an automatic fail. The approximate time required to complete this section is 30-90 minutes.
- Knowledge Exam: This portion of the exam consists of 36 multiple-choice, true/false, and matching questions. Questions are related to the learning objectives listed below in the Knowledge Requirements section of this document. This section of the exam is timed. Closing the Knowledge Exam prior to completion will result in an automatic fail. The approximate time required to complete this section is 30-90 minutes.
Passing grade is 70%. The time limit for the Practical Exam and Knowledge Exam is 240 minutes. Results with associated learning objectives will be available for review immediately upon completing the exam.