BSSO Exam Preparation

The following detailed learning objectives and reference material list everything you need to know to self-study for the exam. As the exams are closed-book, the BSSO Exam Aid Sheet, below, will be provided to you during the exam period. You may NOT bring your own copy of the aid sheet.


Building Science Theory Learning Objectives
Building Envelope Systems Learning Objectives
Materials and Mechanical Systems Learning Objectives

Additional Reference Material

Candidates MUST bring an electronic calculator to the exam
Allowable Calculators:

  • Sharp EL-520X
  • Sharp EL-520W
  • Casio FX-991
  • Casio FX-991EX
  • Casio FX-991ES Plus
  • Casio FX-991MS

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