Effective July 1, 2016, candidates that fail the written exam only, are not required to retake the practical exam.
For Coating Inspector Program (CIP) certifications, the authorization to test is valid for 18 months from date of purchase of the course.
For all other CBT exams, the authorization to test is valid for 4 years from date of purchase of the course.
Should you fail the initial attempt:
- A retake can be scheduled provided it is within the authorization to test period.
- The fee for the retake is dependent on the certification, See Exam Fees.