Under the ECOL programme, the examination is carried out by independent examiners. Usually the education institute arranges the planning of the examination in consultation with the ECOL Foundation. The costs of the physical attendance of the examiners is covered by the training institutes in their costs for the course.

The examinations costs charged by the ECOL Foundation to the candidates are:
            – Theoretical examinations:       € 135,-
            – Language examinations:        €   80,-
            – Practical examinations:           € 175,-

If the theoretical, language and practical examination are taken on the same day at the same location there will be a reduced costs for this combined examination.
            – Combined examinations:        € 250,-