The approval confirmation letter will contain an examination registration form and an approval code. Please . All cancellation requests must be made in writing.
Plan to arrive at your test center at least 30 minutes before your exam start time. To check in, you’ll need to:
The Test Administrator (TA) will give you a short orientation. Then, the TA will escort you to a computer terminal.
Exam Assistance and Breaks
You must remain in your seat during the exam, unless the staff says it’s okay for you to get up. You may not change your computer terminal unless a TA directs you to do so.
Raise your hand to notify the TA if you:
Your total exam time includes any unscheduled breaks you may take. All breaks count against your testing time. You must leave the testing room during your break. However, you may not leave the building or access any personal belongings unless absolutely necessary (such as for retrieving medication).
When you take a break, you’ll be required to submit to a palm vein scan before and after your break.
Pearson VUE test centers administer many types of exams. Some exams have written responses (such as essays). The test centers have no control over the sounds of people typing on keyboards next to you. Typing noise is a normal part of a computerized testing environment. It’s like the noise of turning pages in a paper-and-pencil testing environment.
Earplugs are available upon request.
When You Finish Your Exam
After you finish, raise your hand to summon the TA. The TA will let you go when you’ve met all the requirements.
Be sure to notify your TA before you leave the test center if:
On rare occasions, the test center may have technical problems. You may need to reschedule your cybersecurity exam.
If technical issues cause you to wait more than 30 minutes after your scheduled exam start time, or your exam starts and then stops with a delay of more than 30 minutes, you’ll have the choice of continuing to wait or rescheduling with no additional fee:
We know your time is valuable. If your test center identifies technical problems before your exam, they’ll make every attempt to contact you.
Your eligibility letter will outline how to set up a test appointment with our Candidates may request to change their examination category, reschedule their.
Within the parameters listed below, you may reschedule an exam appointment in the same testing window on the Prometric website. Contact API to cancel an exam appointment.
Candidates may cancel an application with API under certain conditions, and may be eligible for a partial refund. Refer to Policies.
When you arrive at a test center, be prepared to:
• Check in with a Test Center Administrator
• Present one valid photo identification (ID); see the Test Center Identification Requirements
• Provide a digital signature
• Have your palm vein scanned
• Take a test-day photograph
Note: The only thing that you can bring into the testing room is you. The test centers have lockers you can use to store personal belongings. Study materials as well as food and drink are prohibited in the test center. No visitors, guests, pets or children are allowed.
Important: Review ARDMS’ Examination Admission Compliance Policies to ensure you are not refused admission at the test center and do not conduct unauthorized examination behavior.
Test centers will provide white boards for notes during the examination upon request.
If you have a documented disability and require special accommodations, contact ARDMS for pre-approval prior to making an examination reservation.
Requests for exam accommodation must be submitted in writing. to attend a scheduled writing of an examination will be charged a cancellation fee of $
Bring two (2) forms of identification and the Pearson VUE confirmation letter If you have ever attempted a Symantec accreditation or certification exam, . How far in advance do candidates need to cancel or reschedule their exam appointments? Example: If your appointment is scheduled for 12pm tomorrow, you must.