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A Certification

The A BVC (Best Value Certification) is the 2nd highest comprehension level of certification a professional can achieve. It signifies a professional has shown competency in the application of the Best Value process and concepts in one or more projects. The A certification is given by the local approved Best Value Certification Board, in areas where an approved Best Value Certification Board does not exist, Kashiwagi Solutions Model Inc will certify professionals.

Renewal of Certification

The Best Value processes and concepts are dynamic and constantly changing to meet the requirements of a changing industry. Depending on the requirements of the local approved Best Value Certification Board, professionals may be required to renew every year.


*Note: Requirements may have slight variations depending on the local approved Best Value Certification Board.

  1. Be Audited on a Best Value PIPS Project: Professionals pursuing the A Certification are required to be audited on the projects that they are claiming as their Best Value Projects. They are required to provide all the documentation of their projects to ensure that their projects were run according to the Best Value methods and had good results.
  2. Write a Paper to Summarize Documentation: Along with the project documentation, professionals must also write a short paper which walks through the entire project. Topics of paper should include things such as what type of projects were used, problems/mistakes /solutions encountered, results of implementation.