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Testing candidates: Check our COVID-19 Update Page to review the health and safety measures in place for testing and find out about any country-specific testing policies.

Appointment availability is limited due to social distancing precautions and varies by location. Please note that our customer service wait-times are also longer than usual right now. For information on rescheduling, refunds, and more, please check out our FAQs.

HPE Certification and Learning Testing

HPE Certification and Learning Testing

Remote proctored exams available:

All HPE HPE0 and HPE6 exams (except Aruba Expert exams) are available worldwide* as online proctored exams. Select “at home” or “office” during the exam registration process.

*(Remote proctoring is not available in: China, Iraq, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria)

Testing Portal

First-time test-takers will need to create a profile on the HPE Certification and Learning Testing Portal before you can schedule an exam. Be sure you have your HPE Learner ID, your first and last name as it is listed in The Learning Center and your government issued photo identification.

Create testing profile


Exam types

HPE0 – Proctored exams

HPE0 proctored exams are administered at Pearson VUE testing centers. HPE0 exam registrations, payments, scheduling and cancellations can all be managed by clicking Login. An HPE Learner ID is required to register for an exam.

Exam Retake Policy
WAIT: 14 days, if the previous two attempts were within 14 days
*All exam attempts are at standard pricing

Proctored exams (HPE6-xxx)

HPE6 exams are specific to Aruba exams and are administered at Pearson VUE testing centers. HPE6 exam registrations, payments, scheduling and cancellations can all be managed by clicking Login. An HPE Learner ID is required to register for an exam.

Exam Retake Policy
WAIT: 14 days, if the previous two attempts were within 14 days
*All exam attempts are at standard pricing

OnVUE online proctored exams (for HPE0-xxx and HPE6-xxx)

OnVUE exam delivery allows you to take a proctored exam in the comfort of your home or office. The online proctoring software has very specific technical, system, environmental, and testing protocol requirements, which you must review and accept before you can register. OnVUE exam delivery is available worldwide, except in these countries: China, Iraq, North Korea, Slovenia, Sudan, and Syria.

Greeter support, proctor support, and proctor software are currently available in English only. Performance exams are not eligible for OnVUE delivery. HPE may expand online delivery to additional countries or languages in the future. Exam fees for the OnVUE option vary by country and are subject to change.

Learn more at www.pearsonvue.com/hpe/onvue

Exam Retake Policy
WAIT: 14 days, if the previous two attempts were within 14 days

Performance based exams (HPE0-xxxP or HP0-xxxP)

Performance based exams are used primarily for HPE Software and Aruba certifications. Candidates interact with the hardware or software during the test. These performance exams are administered in a proctored environment at select testing locations.

Exam Retake Policy
WAIT: 14 days, if the previous two attempts were within 14 days
*All exam attempts are at standard pricing

HPE2 and HPE3 – Web-based exams

HPE2 and HPE3 are online, web-based exams. They offer the convenience of 24-hour access for exam administration. Keep in mind that these exams are timed, just as they would be in a test center, and MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN 24 HOURS OF PURCHASE.

HPE2 and HPE3 web-based exams can be purchased only via the Login link. Web-based exam registrations, payments and cancellations are all managed by clicking Login. An HPE Learner ID is required to register for an exam.

Exam Retake Policy
WAIT: 7 days, if the previous two attempts were within 7 days
*All exam attempts are at standard pricing

Step-by-Step Instructions

Downloads Format Size
Steps to Create a Testing Profile PDF 275 KB
Steps to Purchase Web-Based Exams PDF 506 KB
Steps to Purchase an HPE Exam Voucher in Africa PDF 50 KB

HPE reserves the right to adjust exam prices based on changes in currency.

Last updated 2020-07-17