The Credentialing program has changed! The two credentialing paths now are "In Industry" and "In Speciality". However, if you have already been going down the Generalist or Specialist career path and your candidacy was approved prior to January 14, 2016, you may finish your credential on that path. Click HERE for information on the new credentialing paths.

Transitioning options: Click HERE for transitioning your current certification under the old program to the new Industry Certification Program.

Click HERE for course expiration information.

​Click HERE for re-certification information.


  • MAY 27, 2020 ​Course 901: Engineering Plan Development & Application is the course that was going to be held at the Spring Forum and is now being held as an instructor-led virtual class. Click HERE for details.



Take a course for FREE!

Host a course and serve as Course Coordinator and you can take that course for FREE! You must take the course coordinator training and pass the exam (it's easy!) to be eligible.  

​If you have a space at your work and are interested in hosting a one or two-day course of 5-20 attendees, please contact your chapter's Education Chair.

upcoming classes


Nearly 400 classroom-based courses are presented by IRWA annually throughout the United States and Canada. Courses are facilitated by right of way professionals who have extensive practical experience within their discipline and the ability to engage participants in active learning. 

Check for courses coming to you below, or click on the IRWA University logo to the right for all classroom-based AND online courses offered throughout the country.

If you have credentialing questions or need help with an application, contact ​your Chapter's Professional Development Committee (PDC) Chair.

Chapters: 5, 20, 37, 41, 72, 78