Follow these six steps to begin offering Certiport certifications at your organization.
Ensure your testing facility meets the following policies and requirements as outlined in the CATC™ contract:
Note: Each person will only ever need one user account with Certiport. This account can later be assigned as many roles and functions, as needed. If you are unsure whether you have previously registered with Certiport, contact support.
Download a detailed guide of the account creation process
Contact your Sales Consultant to learn about products and pricing, and to place your initial order. Sales Consultants will also activate your testing center.
Log in as an Organization Administrator to buy inventory at the testing center rate.
Delivery systems vary by certification program and supported operating systems. Click each system for more information about which exams can be delivered in each system.
Compass is a dynamic, web-based system that mostly eliminates the high-level Admin requirements and can be deployed with a minimum software download. Compass has both a Windows and a Mac version. Compass is used to deliver the ACA CC, ACU*, ACP*, Apple, CSB, ECA, ESB, IC3, MCE, MOS*, MTA, Microsoft Technical Certifications, QBCU*, and the UCU exams.
*Note: The ACU, ACP, and MOS Live-in-the-Application exams, as well as the QBCU exams, can only be delivered via the Windows version of Compass.
To view detailed info on the value of an individual certification exam, please explore our certification pages.
To begin installing the Compass exam delivery system, click the button below.
The Certiport Mac Launcher can only be installed on Mac operating system and is used for the delivery of the ACA CC 2015 and IC3 GS5 & GS4 exams only.
To begin installing the Certiport Mac Launcher exam delivery system, click the button below.
Certiport Mac launcher install
Learn how to manage your test center in the Certiport website.
Test Center management occurs in the authenticated areas of our website. To access the Certiport website, click Login at the top of the page. Our website provides a variety of account management functionality, determined by your role.
Live training sessions are held through an online webinar and a conference call. You will be able to see the trainer's desktop online as he or she demonstrates administrative account management and test delivery functions. More information about upcoming training.
Reminder: The person administering the exam must be associated with your center as a Proctor. More information about associations and roles.
Registering as a user: All test candidates must register an account with Certiport. Each person will only ever need one login/username. If you are unsure whether you have previously registered, contact support.
Installation of the exam delivery system(s): Each computer used for testing should be set up and configured prior to exam delivery. Determine which delivery method you will be using.
Prior to a scheduled testing event you should check for available updates to the exam delivery method(s) and then test your computer for readiness:
The following is only an outline. All exams must be delivered adhering to the items detailed in the exam administration policies.
If you have technical problems while delivering exams, contact support.
View all exam policies.