For more than two decades, we have strived to provide the best resources to help CIW candidates understand our certification exam policies, processes and procedures. The following categories should answer most of your questions. However, feel free to contact us if you have additional questions. Taking an Exam Exam Policies Receiving Your Certificate Certification Challenge Exam FAQ Exam RetirementTaking an Exam Exam Policies Receiving Your Certificate Certification Challenge Exam FAQ Exam Retirement
When you take a CIW exam, you will be presented the CIW Certification Agreement at the start of the exam. You must accept the terms of this agreement, in order to proceed with the exam. If you would like to keep a copy of this document for your personal records, you can download it here. Once you have passed a CIW exam, you are eligible for certification.
The CIW Candidate Information Center is an online database that stores your exam results and certifications earned. It is a separate Website from this one and from all of our testing services. It requires that you establish a login username and password. You can only login if you have taken a CIW exam or hold a previously issued CIW certification. It is not necessary to register in this system before taking your first CIW exam.
The CIW Candidate Information Center login page is available at: https://cp.certmetrics.com/ciwcerts/login
You must have a valid email address to login. If the email address currently stored in your profile cannot receive messages from us, or you no longer have access to that email address, contact us to have the email address in your profile updated.
The CIW Candidate Information Center allows you to download certificates and provide proof of your certification status to third parties.
CIW certifications are awarded after required exams have been passed and after the CIW Certification Agreement has been completed.
You can review and accept the CIW Certification Agreement in the CIW Candidate Information Center. This agreement is required for eligibility to earn any CIW certification. Create a login user name and password, which you can use again in the future to access your certification information.
The CIW Candidate Information Center offers many useful tools to serve you, including publishing your credentials electronically, verifying your information, downloading logos, and monitoring your complete CIW certification history.