How to Register and Pay for a CompTIA Certification Exam

To register for a CompTIA exam:

  1. Visit the Pearson VUE website.
  2. First time users; create your account at least 24 hours prior to registration. See step-by-step instructions.
  3. If you’re a returning user, sign in to your account.
  4. Select your exam, preferred test center and appointment time.
  5. Complete all other required steps in the registration process.
  6. Proceed to the payment page to finalize your registration. Refer to the payment methods below.

There are two primary ways to pay for a CompTIA certification exam:

  • Pay with a credit card on the Pearson VUE website during the registration process.
  • Pay with an exam voucher purchased from the CompTIA Marketplace as a form of payment on the Pearson VUE website during the registration process.
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