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National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) Testing

National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) Testing

Get certified from your home or office

Take your NICET exam conveniently from home through OnVUE online proctoring. A live proctor will monitor you through the webcam on your workstation to provide a secure exam experience.

Watch the short video on the NICET online proctoring page to see how convenient it is to test from home or work. Be sure to run the system test before you sign in to register for an online proctored exam. Good luck!

The National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) has partnered with Pearson VUE to deliver the computer-based certification examinations.

The mission of NICET is to promote excellence in engineering technologies globally through certification and related services.

Since NICET was founded in 1961, more than 149,000 technicians and technologists have met NICET’s rigorous certification criteria, and the number grows rapidly as more employers and local and state governments rely on NICET certification to measure the qualifications of their workforce.

NICET offers over 12 nationally recognized, engineering technology, certification programs. See Certification Program Information to find the program right for you.

Scheduling

Before scheduling your exam appointment, you must complete and submit the appropriate application by visiting https://nicet.useclarus.com/login?forward_url=%2F. More information can be found on the NICET website.

Registering for your test early will give you the most scheduling options. You must register with Pearson at least one business day prior to your desired test date.

After you schedule your test, Pearson VUE will send a confirmation letter listing your test date, your testing time, the address and phone number of the test center, and directions to the test center.

Last updated 2021-01-19