GHG Emissions Verification Training and Guidance

This page last modified April 17, 2014

Verifier Accreditation Training

Verifier accreditation training was provided on March 10-14, 2014 in Pasadena, and April 7-11, 2014, in Sacramento. Training for new candidates is planned for 2015.  Please join our listserve to receive training updates.

Location for April 7-11, 2014 training is at the Cal/EPA Building in Sacramento (1001 I Street, Sacramento CA). (parking map).

Application for Individual Verifier Accreditation and Training

Frequently Asked Questions regarding accreditation training

Tentative Daily Schedule for April 7-11, 2014

Exam Policy

Retake Exams:

May 7, 2014 at the Cal/EPA Building in Sacramento.
May 8, 2014 at the El Monte ARB Headquarters (near Los Angeles).

Verifier Guidance

These guidance documents and training materials are provided solely for informational purposes to assist verifiers in meeting the requirements of the MRR, effective January 1, 2013. Please read the Legal Disclaimer for Guidance Documentation as it pertains to the posted documents.

  • Technical Guidance for verifiers (coming soon)
  • Transaction Specialty for the Verification of Fuel, Natural Gas, and CO2 Supplier Transactions (coming soon)
  • Transaction Specialty for the Verification of Electric Power Entity Reports (coming soon)
  • Oil and Gas Systems Specialty for Verifiers (coming soon)

Guidance for the Reporting Section is posted here:

Questions regarding ARB accreditation and training should be sent to