Exam Registration Instructions

Customer Registration

  1. Go to the CA Education Portal.
  2. In the Keywords field, enter the product name followed by "exam". You can also search for your exam by entering the course code.
  3. To register for an exam, click the Add to Cart button. At that point, you will be prompted to log in, or register for the first time, before you can continue.
  4. Upon completing your registration and enrollment, review your selections and click the Finish button. You can then view your selection in the Training to Do List under the My Learning tab.
  5. When you are ready to take the exam, select "Go to Content." PLEASE DO NOT CLICK "Go to Content" TO LAUNCH THE EXAM UNTIL YOU ARE READY TO COMPLETE IT; OTHERWISE IT COUNTS AS AN ATTEMPT. UPON LAUNCHING EXAM, DO NOT EXIT OR CLOSE PRIOR TO SUBMITTING IT FOR GRADING. If the exam is proctored in class, enter the case-sensitive proctor code and proctor name precisely as it is provided.
  6. After you have passed the exam, you may print your CA Accreditation certificate. In the CA Education Portal, go to My Learning, then Training Completed.
  7. You may refer to course materials during the exam unless otherwise instructed. Please take the exam by yourself upon logging into the exam site. Answer all the questions in one sitting. You may skip questions and go back to answer them. The typical exam time is 75 minutes, and the typical passing score is 80%. Upon completing the exam, be sure to click "Grade Exam" to submit it.

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Partner Registration

  1. Go to the CA Education Portal for Partners
  2. In the Course Search tab, enter the product name followed by "exam" in the Keywords field. You can also search for your exam by entering the course code. If you are unable to find what you are looking for you may need to be logged in to see Partner specific exams (please refer to instruction #4 below).
  3. To register for an exam, click the Add to Cart button.
  4. You will be prompted to log in, or register for the first time, before you can continue.

    NEW PARTNER: To access the CA Education Portal for the first time:

                1. Click the “register” link located in the top-right corner as a new CA user.
                2. Please create your account and login details, and be sure to scroll down and select “CA Education” and “CA Partner”.



    OR

    RETURNING PARTNER:

    For login assistance, visit CA Support Online and click on the "You can report registration or login issues" link. You may also use the Forgot your Password feature.

    For all other CA Education Portal assistance and support, including verification of Partner status, send an email with your first and last name, company affiliation, email address and phone number, to: education_helpdesk@ca.com.

    1. Click the "register" link located in the top-right corner as a new CA user.
    2. Please create your account and login details, and be sure to scroll down and select "CA Education".
    3. Click the "login" link located in the top-right corner.
    4. Enter your email address and password.
    5. Upon completing your registration and enrollment, review your selections and click the Finish button. You can then view your selections in the My Learning Tab under the Training to Do List.
    6. When you are ready to take the exam, select "Go to Content." PLEASE DO NOT CLICK "Go to Content" TO LAUNCH THE EXAM UNTIL YOU ARE READY TO COMPLETE IT; OTHERWISE IT COUNTS AS AN ATTEMPT. UPON LAUNCHING EXAM, DO NOT EXIT OR CLOSE PRIOR TO SUBMITTING IT FOR GRADING. If the exam is proctored in class, enter the case-sensitive proctor code and proctor name precisely as it is provided.
    7. After you have passed the exam, you may print your CA Accreditation certificate. In the CA Education Portal, go to My Learning, then Training Completed.
    8. You may refer to course materials during the exam unless otherwise instructed. Please take the exam by yourself upon logging into the exam site. Answer all the questions in one sitting. You may skip questions and go back to answer them. The typical exam time is 75 minutes, and the typical passing score is 80%. Upon completing the exam, be sure to click "Grade Exam" to submit it.

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    Additional Information for Partners

    Partners accessing CA Education resources through the CA Education Portal are eligible* to receive:

    • All Sales and Technical Level 100 courses available at no cost
    • 20% discount off fee-based courses (200 levels and above)
    • Accreditation exams at no cost

    For assistance with accessing these benefits, please send an email to: Education_Helpdesk@ca.com.

    * Partner must be an active CA partner.

    Please note that if you do not see the course or exam that you are looking for, it is necessary to first log in to the CA Education Portal, and a complete list will be available.

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    Employee Registration

    1. Go to the CA Employee Education Portal
    2. If you are logging in via the network or VPN, then you will land in "My Homepage"; If you are outside the network, then enter your user ID (PMF key), network password and domain (tant-a01), then log in on the top right of the screen.
    3. In the search field (top, right), enter the product name followed by "exam" to perform a search for all titles containing these words; a search results window will open; seek out the correct exam. Early adopters who attend Pilot courses will be directed to the ExamBuilder server for exams. Please refer to these instructions to sit a Pilot exam.
    4. When you are ready to take the exam, select "Go to Content." PLEASE DO NOT CLICK "Go to Content" TO LAUNCH THE EXAM UNTIL YOU ARE READY TO COMPLETE IT; OTHERWISE IT COUNTS AS AN ATTEMPT. UPON LAUNCHING EXAM, DO NOT EXIT OR CLOSE PRIOR TO SUBMITTING IT FOR GRADING. If the exam is proctored in class, enter the case-sensitive proctor code and proctor name precisely as it is provided.
    5. You may refer to course materials during the exam unless otherwise instructed. Please take the test by yourself upon logging into the exam site. Answer all the questions in one sitting. You may skip questions and go back to answer them. The typical exam time is 75 minutes. 80% is the typical passing score. Upon completing the exam, be sure to click "Grade Exam" to submit it.

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    Pilot Exam Registration

    Students are sometimes invited to take pilot exams by a CA Education instructor, usually while attending a Beta/pilot course. Only follow these instructions if advised by your instructor, otherwise see above for Customer-, Partner-, and Employee registration instructions.

    1. If you already have an ExamBuilder account, log in here: http://testing.exambuilder.com/index.cfm
    2. First-time users, please register at http://testing.exambuilder.com/ca
        Successful account creation will result in an on-screen message letting you know that a password has been emailed to you. You will also see a link to the login screen. Note your ID and password from the email, and then go to the login screen: http://testing.exambuilder.com/index.cfm.
      • In the field labeled "Your Email", enter your company email address.
      • In the field labeled "Site Code", enter case-sensitive "QJZP".
      • Complete the remaining fields and click "REGISTER".
      • All available exams will appear. To find your exam, hold down the Control key on your keyboard, and then press the F key (Ctrl+F). In the Find window type your keyword, and click "Find Next".
      • You may refer to course materials during the exam unless otherwise instructed. Please take the test by yourself upon logging into the exam site. You may skip questions and go back to answer them.
      • Answer all the questions in one sitting. If you log off, the timer continues until the time limit has been reached, at which point you will only be able to submit the questions you have already answered. The typical exam time is 75 minutes and 80% is the typical passing score.
      • You must submit your exam (complete or not) to get a second attempt, if necessary.

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      Difficulty accessing an exam?

      We recommend that you use a reliable connection to sit for the exam. If you lose network connectivity while writing the exam or if you prematurely exit the exam and can no longer access it, take the appropriate corrective action:

      For Customers and Partners:

      Please contact Technical Support. After you select your location, you will receive the phone number for Education Portal Support for your local area. Note the exam code, and let the Support personnel know that you require an exam reset due to network connectivity causing a lock-out.

      For CA Employees:

      Open a ServiceDesk issue to request Exam User Reset:

      1. Select Create a New Request (Top right of screen)
      2. If prompted to search knowledge base, select Cancel
      3. In the Applications section, look under E for Education Portal, and then Education Portal Support
      4. Be sure and provide the exam code

      As an optional additional step, once a ServiceDesk CR# is assigned, send an email to Education_Helpdesk@ca.com with the following subject line: "Urgent EXAM User Reset: CR#xxxxxxxx." The Education Helpdesk will resolve the issue promptly so you can attempt the exam again.

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      Exam FAQs

      Q: What are the attributes of exams at the various levels?
      A: Accreditation exam; online LMS based; 2 attempts; timed; not proctored; 0ffered at end of ILT as open-book and as "take-home" for those attending virtual learning sessions.
      Q: Do I have to take the accreditation exam after I have taken a given course of product training?
      A: If you are a CA employee: Yes. If you are a partner or customer student, the choice is yours. Be aware, however, that important CA Accreditation benefits for your company may be at stake, and these benefits may not be available unless the accreditation exam is successfully passed.

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      Contact a CA Education representative for education and training solutions at +1 800 237-9273.