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Certification: Electronic Systems Certified (ESC) Exam

Now that you’ve decided CEDIA's Electronic Systems Certification (ESC) exam is right for you, follow these simple steps to get started.

Step 1: Take the FREE Pre-Test Assessment. This tool allows you to better determine your course of study and help you decide if you are prepared to take the certification exam. After registering, the Pre-Test Assessment will be available for 90 days.

Step 2: Evaluate your Pre-Test Assessment results. If you passed and feel you are ready to take the exam, register for the exam. If you did not pass or feel you need to prepare more, analyze your scores against the ESC Job Task Analysis. Carefully evaluate your results of the Pre-Test Assessment in each of the four domains. Review the Exam Preparation Resources Guide and visit CEDIA Training to help decide your course of study.

The recommended study guide for the ESC exam is the CEDIA Fundamentals of Residential Electronic Systems  book.

Step 3:Register for the Exam. Computer-based exams are available at testing centers around the world or onsite at CEDIA trainings. Visit Kryterion Global Testing Solutions to confirm a location near you.

Exam & Certification Details

The Electronic Systems Certification (ESC) exam is 100 questions. A passing score of 70% is required to pass the exam and earn the ESC professional certification.

The Electronic Systems Certification (ESC) is valid for five years. A recertification exam may be taken to maintain the certification; however, if more advanced CEDIA certifications are earned, they will supersede this certification.

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