Pre-booking equipment and technical checks
You need to ensure you meet the minimum technical requirements to run the exam the successfully.
Check the minimum technical specifications
If you can confirm your device and connectivity can meet these requirements you should then complete a mandatory system test via Exam Planner. From 15 October 2022 the minimum connectivity speed was updated to 6Mbps download and 3Mbps upload.
Perform mandatory system test via Exam Planner
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You must pass this mandatory system test via Exam Planner ahead of starting the check-in process on exam day to be eligible for all of our post-exam options.
The system test checks your compatible with some, but not all, of the technical requirements at a distinct point in time. You should therefore perform the test using the same network, computer and location you will use on exam day.
If you can't meet these pre-booking entry requirements you should not enter for the exam as the exam may not run successfully.