Compass Local

Compass Local | Exams from Home | Compass Controlled Environment


Compass Local is the flagship model of our Compass delivery systems and comes in two versions: Compass for Windows and Compass for Mac. It works in a native environment and is downloaded and installed directly onto your testing workstation(s). It requires Admin Rights*, an internet connection, and that the software used for Live-in-the-Application exams to be locally installed as well. It can be set up to use your organization's LAN to distribute updates to the software and exams. For a full list of requirements see our *Technical Requirements page.

This page contains solutions to install, use, and manage future updates of the natively installed Compass exam delivery system. If you need support for issues not listed here, contact customer support.

Online Guides

The online guides located below are condensed and do not cover advanced features or troubleshooting; for detailed versions please refer to our Quick Reference Guides.

Compass for Windows


Compass for Mac