Exam Day Tips

Being prepared is the best way to make your exam day go as smoothly as possible. Here are some valuable tips and resources from HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) to help you feel more confident about your HRCI exam.

Know Before You Go

🚙 Plan your route to the testing center to arrive early.

📛 Be prepared to present a government-issued, non-expired form of photo ID such as a passport or driver's license.

🚧 Check the Prometric website for emergency closures and Prometric contact information. Use this handy testing tutorial.


Attention: Effective March 1, 2018, all HRCI exams will be delivered by Pearson VUE instead of Prometric. To schedule an exam on or after March 1, please contact HRCI.

Arriving on Exam Day

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🎥  For more details about exam day check-in, please watch the video below, What to Expect on Exam Day.

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