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  Hawkeye Community College
Information Technology Programs
     Where do I take the exam?
Two options:
  • Pearson VUE testing center
  • Prometric testing center

Hawkeye Community College is a Pearson VUE
            testing center.
 The testing center is located in Student Services
           inside the Hawkeye Center.
                      The Process (Cisco)
 Create a vue.com account
    You will use the same vue.com account for all certification testing regardless of
     vendor (Cisco, CompTIA, etc.)
    Make sure you enter your Cisco Academy Connection ID and user name when
     creating your Cisco testing profile at vue.com.
 Obtain     a voucher
     Cisco
            Successfully complete a voucher exam at the conclusion of Cisco 2 or 4.
                  Take the voucher test.
                  Pass the voucher test.
                  Request the voucher via your Cisco Academy account.
                  Check your email or profile on the academy site.
            If purchasing a full price voucher, follow CompTIA process on next slide .
 Schedule Test
    Make sure you have your voucher number. You will need it to schedule.
               The Process (CompTIA)
 Create a vue.com account (one time)
 Obtain a voucher
     CompTIA
          Request a voucher from one of the IT instructors via email
          The business office will generate an electronic invoice that will be emailed to
           your student email account.
          Once received, take a printed copy of the invoice to the Business Office in the
           Hawkeye Center and pay for your vouchers.
          Bring the receipt of payment to one of the IT instructors.
          HCC IT Instructors will send you an email with your voucher number(s)
                        The Process (CompTIA)
                             Which Test?
 Schedule Test
    Register for the E2C version of the test. Your voucher is invalid for all others.
    Locate the test by the ID numbers listed below.

              Test ID          Name
              JK0-701          CompTIA A+ Essentials
              JK0-702          CompTIA A+ Practical Application




        Make sure you have your voucher number. You will need it to schedule.
                      CompTIA A+ Cost
   •A+ certification requires successful completion of two exams.
            •         E2C CompTIA A+ Essentials                     $168
            •         E2C CompTIA A+ Practical Application          $168
   •Test Info
            •Length                   90 minutes
            •Number of Questions      100
   •DISCOUNTS
       •HCC is a CompTIA E2C member. As a result we can offer discounted
       test vouchers for all certification tracks.
            •         CompTIA A+ Test Voucher                       $84

http://www.comptia.org/certifications/listed/a.aspx
              Taking the exam
Arrive afew minutes early to get checked in.
Bring two forms of id.
   One  photo.
   Both with signature.
   Driver’s license and credit card work well.

Leave cell   phones, pagers, etc in your car if
 possible.
Good luck!
     After taking the exam


Please let us know how you did
 and what we can do to better
         prepare you!!!
        Cisco Certifications




http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/index.html
               What tests do I take?
Passing the 640-822 ICND1 earns a CCENT certification
Passing both the 640-822 ICND1 and the 640-816 ICND2 earns a CCNA certification
Passing the 640-802 CCNA exam earns the CCNA certification
  How much do the exams cost?
• One exam
    •    640-802 CCNA (Cisco 1-4)                     $250
• Two exams
    •    640-822 ICND1 (Cisco 1-3)                    $125
    •    640-816 ICND2 (Cisco 1-4)                    $125
•Cisco Academy Students can earn discounted test vouchers at the
conclusion of some Cisco courses. Discounts range from 40-70% off based
on the Cisco promotion in effect at the time of testing.
•HCC has no control or input on the discount levels offered.
              Taking the exam
Arrive afew minutes early to get checked in.
Bring two forms of id.
   One  photo.
   Both with signature.
   Driver’s license and credit card work well.

Leave cell   phones, pagers, etc in your car if
 possible.
Good luck!

				
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