Industrial Utility Efficiency

Compressed Air & Gas Institute Co-Locates CCASS Certification Exam at Best Practices EXPO & Conference



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Best Practices EXPO & Conference announced it will host several opportunities to become a Certified Compressed Air System Specialist (CCASS) through the Compressed Air & Gas Institute (CAGI) exam administered during the EXPO & Conference, September 20-23, 2020, at the Schaumburg Convention Center (Chicago), Illinois. 

“We are pleased to be able to offer an opportunity for compressed air professionals to earn their CAGI Certified Compressed Air System Specialist certification while attending Best Practices EXPO & Conference,” says Rod Smith, Publisher, Compressed Air Best Practices Magazine and sponsor of Best Practices EXPO & Conference. 

CAGI’s personnel certification program for compressed air system specialists provides a means of verifying the capabilities of professionals in the compressed air systems industry.  The program will allow customers, utilities, employers, and others to have confidence in the skills and abilities of the professionals in the industry who design, service, sell, and install compressed air systems and compressed air systems equipment. The program has been designed to comply with the ISO 17024 standard, Conformity Assessment – General Requirements for Bodies Operating Certification of Persons.


CAGI CCASS Exam Schedule at Best Practices EXPO & Conference*

Tuesday, September 22, 3:00 - 4:30 pm

Wednesday, September 23, 8:30 - 10:00 am

Wednesday, September 23, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

* The CCASS exam is available to any compressed air professional, regardless of education, background, or work experience.  Limited to 10 per exam.


Get the Most Out of Your Attendance

Step 1: Register for the CCASS exam on the CAGI website. Cost is \$450.
Step 2: Register to visit the Best Practices EXPO and/or attend the Conference at EXPO registration is free until September 6 and Early-Bird conference registration rates are available until May 22.



About Compressed Air and Gas Institute

For more than 100 years, the Compressed Air and Gas Institute has been the leading source on all matters related to compressed air. As the united voice of the industry, CAGI’s activities include the development and organization of educational material including compressed air system training programs to benefit the users of compressed air systems. For more information visit

About Best Practices EXPO & Conference

Best Practices EXPO & Conference is an event devoted exclusively to optimizing onsite utilities powering modern plant automation. The event hosts more than 100 exhibitors and a multi-track conference program featuring industry experts willing to share “Best Practices” in deploying leaders who have profitably deployed energy and water conservation measures. For more information on the Best Practices EXPO & Conference, please visit