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EC-Council Testing

EC-Council certifications are designed to provide the foundation needed by every Electronic Commerce and Security Professional. EC-Council curriculum provides broad range of skills and knowledge needed to build and manage an organization’s networking and security operations and to effectively utilize various resources to achieve operation excellence.

EC-Council has Pearson VUE test centers located within many of their own Accredited Training Centers. If you’d like to register for an EC-Council exam at an EC-Council ATC, please contact them directly.

EC-Council's Certified Ethical Hacker has become the fastest growing certification in the security industry.

Important Information

Prior to attempting an EC-Council exam, you are required to AGREE to:

You should NOT attempt the exam unless you have read, understood and accepted the terms and conditions in full. BY ATTEMPTING THE EXAM, YOU SIGNIFY THE ACCEPTANCE OF THE ABOVE MENTIONED AGREEMENTS. In the event that you do not accept the terms of the agreements, you are not authorized by EC-Council to attempt any of its certification exams.

Once you have successfully passed the EC-Council certification exam, you will receive your Certification Welcome Kit by mail within 4-8 weeks from the date of your exam. For more information or questions on EC-Council Certification, please visit or contact

Note: Starting January 1, 2019, only digital certificates will be released to those who successfully pass the exam. For those who wish to receive the physical certificates, this can be purchased at


In order to schedule and pay for your EC-Council exam, you must have an eligibility number. You will not be allowed to sit for the exam without the eligibility number. Please contact EC-Council for this number or visit their website.

Appointments may be made in advance or on the day you wish to test, subject to availability.

Please send certification-related questions to

Last updated 2023-07-05