Certification Exam Prep

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AKBD Bundle Package

AKBD_LogoMaster_L2A Save over $150 and start your path to NKBA Certification today with the AKBD Bundle Package-everything you need to prepare for the AKBD Exam in one easy purchase. You will receive the NKBA Professional Resource Library, 30 hours of prep courses as well as a study guide and a practice test to determine your readiness to sit for the exam.

What is included:
  • Exam Application fee
  • Exam fee
  • NKBA Professional Resource Library books-a 9-volume hardcover set
  • 30 education hours of on-demand exam prep courses
  • Certification Study Guide
  • AKBD online practice exam
  • Flashcards
  • NKBA Kitchen & Bathroom Planning Guidelines
  • Shipping & handling in US & Canada

Applicants must document a minimum of two years' experience to qualify for the AKBD exam.

Member Price: $1,499.00
Nonmember Price: $1,650.00


AKBD Application and Exam Fee

Your $359 Application and Exam Fee includes your non-refundable Application Fee of $159 and Exam Fee of $200.

Member Price: $359.00
Nonmember Price: $359.00


AKBD Exam Fee

If you are retaking the AKBD exam, and originally applied with in the last two years, you only need to pay the $200.

Member Price: $200.00
Nonmember Price: $200.00


AKBD Practice Exam

The price of the AKBD practice exam is $25. The practice exam can only be purchased through Webassessor.com, using the step by step directions below.

This 200 question, multiple-choice, practice exam is intended as a study aid for candidates preparing for their AKBD exam. Practice exam results are provided in the same format as the actual AKBD exam. AKBD test takers need to score a 66% or better to pass the actual exam. The NKBA does not furnish numerical exam scores. However, to provide you with feedback, we offer in overall pass/fail result, and pass/fail results for each of the four content categories. Exam results are sent by email immediately upon completion of the practice exam. Similar to the actual exam, this practice exam has a 3-hour time limit. The online timer begins once the exam is accessed.

The AKBD practice exam is hosted and sold on Webassessor.com.

Follow this process:

    1. Once you have completed the check- out process on the NKBA Store, you will receive an email directing you to the NKBA member Center transcript page.

    2. When you are ready to take the practice exam, go to your Member Center and click on the "Launch Now" link to access Webassessor.com.

    3. Go to "create new account" in the upper right corner of the Webassessor.com webpage, and set up your new account.

    4. Once your Webassessor.com account is created you may purchase the AKBD Practice Exam.

The AKBD practice exam is not available for mobile or tablets.

NKBA Education Hours: N/A

Note: Completing the practice exam does not count toward CEU credits.

Member Price: $0.00
Nonmember Price: $0.00


AKBD/CKBD Certification Study Guide

This study guide provides an examination overview, study tips, and practice exams to help candidates prepare for the AKBD and/or CKBD exams. Newly revised to align with the Second Edition of the NKBA Professional Resource Library.

Member Price: $50.00
Nonmember Price: $65.00


Certification Study Group Leader's Manual

This manual provides easy-to-use instructions for leading NKBA Certification Exam study groups. Newly revised to align with the Second Edition of the NKBA Professional Resource Library.

Member Price: $30.00
Nonmember Price: $50.00


NKBA Exam Prep Flashcards

Boxed set includes over 1,300 flashcards based on all 9 volumes of the Professional Resource Library, including the Kitchen & Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards. A great study tool to prepare for the AKBD or CKBD exam and for students using the NKBA Professional Resource Library books.

Member Price: $49.99
Nonmember Price: $59.99


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