People who take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification test have worked too hard to let something bad happen on exam day. So when it’s time to test, follow these suggestions to calm nerves — and reduce risk.
Pad Your Schedule
Visit the Test Center in advance so you can:
Know precisely how to get there.
Find the room immediately on test day.
Test-day tip: Arrive 30 minutes early so you have time to relax before you start the exam.
Know Your Limits
4 Hours – Time Allotted for Exam Completion
There are no scheduled breaks.
The clock doesn’t stop for personal breaks—they eat into your exam time.
Prove It's You
Make sure your ID is:
And It Includes:
Items prohibited in the testing area include:
Phones, laptops and other electronic devices
Bags and luggage
Stuff You Don't Need
Built into computer-based tests
Scratch Paper and Pencils or Erasable Boards and Markers