Fitting your certification exam schedule into a testing window is now a thing of the past. HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) provides year-round testing ― an HR industry first. The year-round testing provides you with the most flexibility possible to accommodate your busy schedule.
You must meet all eligibility requirements to take an exam. The exam approval is valid for 180 calendar days from the application approval date. For complete details: https://www.hrci.org/how-to-get-certified/apply-for-certification/exam-fees
Exam dates for all HRCI certifications are
available on a first-come, first-served basis at approved testing centers. HRCI monitors test center usage
closely and periodically evaluates test center locations based on customer
Learn more about https://www.hrci.org/how-to-get-certified/taking-the-exam/availability-and-locations
*Note: An application is approved when the status in the online application is "Eligible-Pending Appointment."