Training and Testing Programs
LonMark International offers professional LonMark
Certification Training and Testing programs that provide industry
with online, self-paced global educational programs. The programs offer students the ability to take courses in building automation and to study and prepare
for the LonMark Certified Professional (LCP) test in the comfort of
their office or home. There is no longer a need to travel to a training or testing
center making the program substantially more affordable and accessible.
The LCP program is a recognized proficiency
program in the industry for LonWorks designers,
engineers and installers and is required
by many project specifications. As LonMark
broadens its reach globally, it is key
to also make these programs more flexible
and accessible. Each student completing
the class is eligible to receive a course
certificate and letter of completion for
use in your training portfolio.
LonMark Training Programs
LonMark Introduction to Building Automation
This approximately 20 hour program covers the following 6 modules:
- Introduction to Smart Buildings
- Smart Building System Design and System Integration
- Fundamentals of Building Open Control Networking Systems
- Specifying Building Automation Systems
- An Introduction to Designing Building Automation Dashboards, User Interfaces, and Public Kiosks
- Smart Buildings and the Smart Grid
Each module is lecture based with additional reading assignments and resources. There is a short quiz after each module. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a LonMark Certificate of Completion.
Building Automation Class Cost: $695
Introduction to LonWorks and the LonMark Certified Professional Refresher Class
The LonWorks training program consists of an introduction to LonWorks module followed by 12 course
modules that align to the LonWorks Installation
Handbook Version 3. Each module contains
a lecture where students will review key
proficiency topics required by the LCP
program. It is recommended students have
some familiarity with LonWorks and have
read the LonWorks Installation Handbook.
After each video module, students are encouraged
to review the associated chapter in the
book and then proceed to the next module.
Additional reading assignments accompany
several of the modules.
allows students to take as long as needed to
review the modules, even repeat modules,
pause and skip backward or forward using
the built in video controls. On average
an estimated time for the preparation and
to complete the program is approximately
four to five hours.
The refresher course covers the following topics
in the context of the exam:
- Introduction to LonWorks
- LonWorks history and terminology
- Transport media
- Physical network structuring
- Logical network structuring
- Network configuration
- Tools for network management
- LonWorks and IP
- User interfaces
LonMark International offers no guarantee
that by undertaking the refresher course,
the individuals will pass the LonMark Professional
Certification test. The refresher course
is designed to provide the individuals
with additional training to support and
re-enforce the knowledge they should already
have before taking the exam.
The refresher class is available in English only. Students receive a Certificate of Completion.
Refresher Course Price: $395
The LonMark Certified Professional Test
Upon completion of the training class,
students are prepared for the LCP test.
The LCP test has a two- hour limit and
consists of 120 questions covering the
key proficiency topics required by LonMark
International. Upon completion of the test,
students are immediately notified of their
score. If a passing score is achieved,
students are sent their LCP Credential
by email within seven business days and
their information is added to the LonMark
web site within 14 business days. See this link for a current list of LonMark Professionals.
The test is available in English,
Spanish and German. Training
partners in Germany and Spanish speaking
countries are available to teach classroom
based courses in preparation for the LCP
test. We anticipate having the online refresher
class available in German and Spanish soon.
LCP Test Price: $375
Building Automation, LonWorks Introduction, LCP Refresher Class and the LCP Test BUNDLE
This bundled program is the best option for students wishing to take advantage of all of the course work available from LonMark International at a reduced price.
The bundle includes the following:
- Building Automation Course
- Introduction to LonWorks
- LonMark LCP Refresher Class
- LonMark Certified Professional Test
This bundle also includes a printed class binder with over 600 pages of the slide material (not included in the individual classes) and a copy of the LonWorks Installation Handbook shipped prior to starting the class.
Bundle Price: $1550
Includes class binder and handbook shipping in US. Additional actual costs for international shipping.
Registration for the training and the
test are easier too. Simply request a registration
ID from firstname.lastname@example.org and
an email will be sent to you with instructions.
After logging into https://test.lonmark.org/ you
can register and pay for your training
and test immediately using PayPal. This
new registration process simplifies the
process and allows for immediate service.
However, if you require large group access,
LonMark can process payment by purchase
order or credit card.
LonMark is excited to have these new offerings
available to the industry. These new programs
were designed to meet the needs of a global
market requiring education and certification
credentialing. The program can also be
made available for use within university,
college and trade school curriculums. For
more information please contact
us directly via email to
by phone at +1-408-938-5361 x 1.
Custom On-Site Training Option
LonMark International offers custom training classes for larger groups. LonMark will send one
of its Expert Trainers to your location. On-site training
and testing requires a minimum of six students.
To learn more about this program, please
contact us directly by email at testinglonmark.org
or by phone at +1-408-938-5361 x 1.