2020–2021 Credentials

The following credentials have been approved by the Virginia Board of Education.

3D Visualization and Animation Examination
A+ Certification Examination
AAPC Medical Coding Examination
ASE Certification Examinations
ASE Entry-Level Certification Examinations
ASK Concepts of Entrepreneurship and Management
ASK Concepts of Finance Assessment
ASK Fundamental Marketing Concepts Assessment
ASK Fundamentals Business Concepts Assessment
Accounting-Advanced Assessment
Accounting-Basic Assessment
Additive Manufacturing Fundamentals Examination
Administrative Assisting Assessment
Administrative Services Assessment
Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Examinations
Advanced Placement (AP) Computer Science A Examination
Advanced Placement (AP) Computer Science Principles Examination
Advertising and Design Assessment
Agricultural Biotechnology Assessment
Agricultural Systems Technology I Examination
Agriculture Mechanics Assessment
Air Conditioning Employment Ready Examination
Air Cooled Gasoline Engines Expert Technician Test
Animal Science II Examination
Animal Systems Assessment
App Development with Swift Level 1 Examination
Apple Certified Support Professional Examination
ArcGIS Desktop Entry Certification Examination
Architectural Apprentice Drafter Examination
Architectural Certified Drafter Examination
Architectural Drafting Assessment
Architectural Drafting Examination
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery Examination
Associate Certified Electronics Technician (CETa) Examination
Audio-Radio Production Examination
Audio-Visual Communications Assessment
Autodesk Certified Professional Examinations
Autodesk Certified User Examinations
Automated Manufacturing Technology Examination
Automotive Technician Advanced Assessment
Automotive Technician Core Assessment
Avid Certified Professional for Media Composer Certification Examination
Avid Certified User for Media Composer Certification Examination
BASF Plant Science Certification Examination
Banking and Related Services Assessment
Barbers Examination
Basic Refrigeration _ Charging Procedures Employment Ready Examination
Beef Quality Assurance Examination
Billing Coding Specialist Certification (BCSC) Examination
Biotechnology Assessment
Broad Field Family and Consumer Sciences Assessment
Broadcasting and Journalism Assessment
Building Construction Occupations Assessment
Building Science Principles Examination
Building Trades Maintenance Assessment
Business Certificate for Manufacturing Examination
Business Financial Management Assessment
Business Information Processing Assessment
Business of Retail--Operations _ Profit Examination
CAD-CAM Assessment
CAD Assessment
CNC Milling and Turning Examination
Cabinetmaking Assessment
Cabinetmaking Examination
Canine Care and Training Program Level 1 Certification Examination
Carbon Monoxide Safety Employment Ready Examination
Carbon Monoxide and Combustion Analysis Employment Ready Examination
Carpentry Assessment
Carpentry Examination
Carpentry Level One Entry-Level Assessment
Cert Dental Assistant and National Entry Level Dental Assistant_Infection Control (ICE) Examination
Certified Alarm Security Technician (CAST) Examination
Certified Associate in Python Programming (PCAP) Examination
Certified Breakfast Attendant Examination
Certified Broadcast Technologist (CBT) Examination
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Examination
Certified Coding and Billing Specialist (CBCS) Examination
Certified Commercial Pesticide Applicator Examination
Certified Dental Assistant and National Entry Level Dental Assistant_Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) Examination
Certified EKG Technician (CET) Examination (AAH)
Certified EKG Technician (CET) Examination (NHA)
Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS) Examination
Certified Emergency Telecommunicator Examination
Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer (PCEP) Examination
Certified Front Desk Representative Examination
Certified Grounds Technician Test
Certified Group Fitness Instructor Examination
Certified Guest Service Professional Examination
Certified Guestroom Attendant Examination
Certified Hospitality and Tourism Management Professional Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Advanced HTML 5 and CSS 3 Specialist Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Data Analyst Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Database Design Specialist Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) E-Commerce Services Specialist Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Internet Business Associate Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) JavaScript Specialist Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Network Technology Associate Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Site Development Associate Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Social Media Strategist Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) User Interface Designer Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Web Design Specialist Examination
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Web Security Specialist Examination
Certified Kitchen Cook Examination
Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) Examination
Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) Associate Examination
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) Examination
Certified Nurse Aide Examination
Certified Optometric Assistant (COA) Examination
Certified Patient Care Technician (CPCT) Examination (AAH)
Certified Patient Care Technician (CPCT_A) Examination (NHA)
Certified Personal Trainer Examination
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) Examination
Certified Pharmacy Technician (ExCPT) Examination (NHA)
Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Examination (AAH)
Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Examination (NHA)
Certified Physical Therapy Aide (CPTA) Examination
Certified Private Applicator Examination
Certified Production Technician (CPT) Program Examinations
Certified Radio Operator (CRO) Examination
Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) Examination
Certified Registered Technician Pesticide Applicator Examination
Certified Restaurant Server Examination
Certified Robot-Operator 1 Assessment
Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA) Examination
Certified Satellite Installer (CSI) Examination
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Examination
Certified Television Operator (CTO) Examination
Certified Turfgrass Professional Examination
Certified Veterinary Assistant (CVA) Examination (AAH)
Certified Veterinary Assistant Examination
Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional, Associate (CBLP-A) Examination
Child Development Associate (CDA) Assessment
Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate Examination
Cisco Certified DevNet Associate Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Automation for Cisco Enterprise Solutions Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Cisco Enterprise Networks Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Cisco SD-WAN Solutions Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Designing Enterprise Wireless Networks Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Enterprise Advanced Routing and Services Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Enterprise Network Core Technologies Examination
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Implementing Enterprise Wireless Networks Examination
Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CMAC) Examination
Cloud Essentials Certification Examination
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)_Financial Accounting Examination
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)_Information Systems and Computer Applications
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)_Introductory Business Law
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)_Principles of Management
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)_Principles of Marketing
College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
Collision Repair Assessment
Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology Assessment
Combustion Appliance Zone (CAZ) Employment Ready Examination
Commercial Baking Examination
Commercial Foods Assessment
Communication Skills for Business Examination
Computer Maintenance Technology Examination
Computer Networking Fundamentals Assessment
Computer Programming Assessment
Computer Repair Technology Assessment
Computer Service Technician (CST) Examination
Computer Technology Assessment
Construction Assessment
Construction Masonry—Block Assessment
Construction Masonry—Brick Assessment
Construction Technologist Entry-Level Assessment
Core_Introductory Craft Skills Entry-Level Assessment
Cosmetology Assessment
Cosmetology Examination
Criminal Justice Advanced Assessment
Criminal Justice Assessment
Criminal Justice and CSI Examination
Culinary Arts Assessment
Culinary Arts Cook Assessment (ACF_NOCTI)
Culinary Arts Examination
Culinary Arts Prep Cook Assessment (ACF_NOCTI)
Customer Service Examination
Customer Service Specialist (CSS) Examination
Customer Service and Sales Certification Assessment
Cyber Forensics Associate Examination
Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) Examination
Data Cabling Installer (DCI) Examination
Dental Assisting Assessment
Dental Support Technician Certification (DSTC) Examination
Design and Pre-Construction Assessment
Desktop Publishing Certification 3D Max Test
Diagnostic Services Assessment
Diesel Technology Assessment
Digital Video Editor (DVE) Examination
EETC Technician Certification Tests
EKG Technician Certification (ETC) Examination
EPA Technician Examinations
Early Childhood Development and Services Assessment
Early Childhood Education Assessment
Early Childhood Education and Care—Advanced Assessment
Early Childhood Education and Care—Basic Assessment
Ecology Conservation _ Management Examination
Education Fundamentals Assessment
Education and Training Assessment
Electric Heat Employment Ready Examination
Electric Power and Distribution Assessment
Electrical Construction Technology Assessment
Electrical Construction Wiring (Residential Wiring) Examination
Electrical Employment Ready Examination
Electrical Occupations Assessment
Electrician Level One Entry-Level Assessment
Electronic Health Record Certification (EHRC) Examination
Electronics Application_Electronics Technology Examination
Electronics Assessment
Electronics Module_AC (EM2) Examination
Electronics Module_Analog (EM3) Examination
Electronics Module_Comprehensive Basic (EM5) Examination
Electronics Module_DC Basics (EM1) Examination
Electronics Module_Digital Basics (EM4) Examination
Electronics Technology Assessment
Emergency Medical Responder Examination
Emergency Medical Services Assessment
Emergency Medical Technician Examination
Emergency and Fire Management Services Assessment
Energy Industry Fundamentals Certificate Assessment
Engineering Technology Examination
Entrepreneurship and Small Business Examination
Equine Management and Evaluation Examination
Equine Science - Year Certification Examination
Ethical Hacking Associate Examination
FAA Private Pilot Written Test
Family and Community Services Assessment (AAFCS)
Family and Community Services Assessment (NOCTI)
Fashion, Textiles, and Apparel Assessment
Fashion Merchandising Assessment
Fiber Optics Installer (FOI) Examination
Financial and Investment Planning Assessment
Financial and Managerial Accounting Assessment
Firefighter I Certification Examination
Firefighter II Certification Examination
Floriculture Assessment
Floriculture_Greenhouse Assessment
Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) Examination
Food Safety _ Science Certification Examination
Food Science Fundamentals Assessment
Forest Products and Processing Assessment
Fuel Oil Combustion Employment Ready Examination
Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification Examination
Fundamentals of Construction Assessment
Gas Heat Employment Ready Examination
Gas Metal Arc Welding Examination
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) Examination
General Communications Technician - Level 1 (GCT1) Examination
General Management Assessment
General Radiotelephone Operator (GRO) Examination
Graphic Production Technology Assessment
Greenhouse Operators Certification Examination
HBI_NAHB Residential Construction Academy (RCA) Series Student Certification Assessments
HVAC Level One Entry-Level Assessment
Health Assisting Assessment
Health Informatics Assessment
Heat Pump Employment Ready Examination
Heating, Electrical, Air Conditioning Technology (HEAT) Examinations
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC) Assessment
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC_R) Assessment
Heavy Equipment Operator Level One Entry-Level Assessment
Home Health Aide Assessment
Horticulture-Landscaping Assessment
Hospitality Management—Food and Beverage Assessment
Hospitality Management—Lodging Assessment
Housing and Furnishings Assessment
Human Resources Management Assessment
IC3 Digital Literacy Certification Examination
ICC Certificates of Completion Examinations
IT Fundamentals+ Certification Examination
Industrial Electricity Assessment
Industrial Electronics Assessment
Industrial Maintenance Mechanics Assessment
Industrial Technology Maintenance - Level 1 Examinations
Installer (or Service) Core (HVAC_R) Examination
Interactive Media Assessment
Interior Decorating and Design Assessment
Interior Design Fundamentals Assessment
International Baccalaureate Computer Science (Higher Level) Examination
International Baccalaureate Computer Science (Standard Level) Examination
International Baccalaureate Design and Technology (Higher Level) Examination
International Baccalaureate Design and Technology (Standard Level) Examination
International Baccalaureate for Business and Management (Standard Level) Examination
International Baccalaureate Information Technology in a Global Society (Standard Level) Examination
International Code Council Residential Building Inspector (B1) Examination
International Code Council Residential Electrical Inspector (E1) Examination
International Code Council Residential Mechanical (HVAC) Inspector (M1) Examination
International Code Council Residential Plumbing Inspector (P1) Examination
Internetworking Examination
Intuit QuickBooks Certified User Certification Test
Laboratory Technician 1 Examination
Landscape Management Certification Examination
Leadership Essentials Assessment
Legal Services Assessment
Licensed Practical Nurse Examination
Light Commercial Refrigeration Employment Ready Examination
Limited Licensed Radiology Technologist (LLRT) Examination
Linux+ Certification Examination
Lodging Assessment
Logistics Technology_Distribution Center Services Assessment
Machining-Level 1 Examinations
Maintenance Operations Assessment
Manufacturing Specialist Certification Examination
Manufacturing Technician Level I Certification Examination
Manufacturing Technology Assessment
Marine Service Technician (Inland and Coastal-Core) Assessment
Marine Service Technology Examination
Masonry Examination
Masonry Level One Entry-Level Assessment
Master Service Technician Examinations
Meat Evaluation Certification Examination
Mechanical Apprentice Drafter Examination
Mechanical Certified Drafter Examination
Mechanical Drafting and Design Assessment
Mechatronic Systems Certification Examinations
Mechatronics Level 1 Assessment
Medical Administration Assistant Certification (MAAC) Examination
Medical Assistant Certification (MAC) Examination
Medical Assisting Assessment
Medical Coding and Billing Specialist (MCBS) Examination
Mental Health Technician Certification (MHTC) Examination
Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Examination
Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals Examination
Microsoft Certified Educator Examination
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fundamentals Examination
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Examinations
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Examinations
Mobile Communications and Electronics Installer (MCEI) Examination
Mobile Electronics Certified Professional (MECP) Basic Installation Technician Examination
Modeling _ Simulation Certification Examination
Motorcycle Service Technology Examination
Nail Care Examination
Nail Technician Examination
National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
National Certified Insurance and Coding Specialist (NCICS) Examination
National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) Examination
National Certified Patient Care Technician (NCPCT) Examination
National Certified Phlebotomy Technician (NCPT) Examination
National Entry Level Dental Assistant_Anatomy, Morphology and Physiology (AMP) Examination
National Health Science Assessment
Nationally Registered Certified Administrative Health Assistant (NRCAHA) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified Coding Specialist (NRCCS) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified Dental Assistant (NRCDA) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified EKG Technician (NRCEKGT) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified Patient Care Technician (NRCPCT) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified Pharmacy Technician (NRCPhT) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified Phlebotomy Technician (NRCPT) Examination
Nationally Registered Certified Surgical Technician (NRCST) Examination
Natural Gas Combustion Employment Ready Examination
Natural Resources Systems Assessment
Network+ Certification Examination
Network Administration Certification Tests
Network Cabling Specialist Certification Examinations
Network Pro Certification Examination
Non-Structural Technician-ProLevel 1 Certification Test
Nurse Assisting Examination
Nursing Assisting Assessment
Nutrition, Food, and Wellness Assessment
Oracle Certified Associate Examinations
Oracle Certified Junior Associate Examinations
Oracle Database Design and Programming with SQL Examination
Oracle Programing with PL_SQL Examination
PC Pro Certification Examination
ParaPro Assessment
Patient Care Technician Certification (PCTC) Examination
Performing Arts Assessment
Personal Care Services Assessment
Personal Financial Literacy Certification Examination
Personal and Family Finance Certification Assessment
Pet Sitters Certification Examination
Phlebotomy Technician Certification (PTC) Examination
Photography Examination
Photovoltaic Installer - Level 1 (PVI1) Examination
Physical Therapy Aide Certification (PTAC) Examination
Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Educational Foundation Examinations
Plumbing Assessment
Plumbing Examination
Plumbing Level One Entry-Level Assessment
Power Equipment Technology Examination
Practical Nursing Assessment
Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Tests
Pre-Apprenticeship Certificate Training (PACT) Core Examinations
Pre-Engineering Certification Examinations
Pre-Engineering Engineering Technology Assessment
Pre-Manufacturing Technician I (PreMT1) Examination
Precision Machining Assessment
Principles of Floral Design Certification Examination
Principles of Livestock Selection and Evaluation Certification Examination
Principles of Small Engine Technology Certification Examination
PrintED Certification Examinations
ProStart Certificate of Achievement Examinations
Production Agriculture Assessment
Professional Communications Certification Examination
Project Lead the Way End-of-Course Assessments
Protective Services Assessment
Rapid Prototyping _ 3D Design Beginner Certification Examination
Real Estate Salesperson Examination
Recreation, Amusements, and Attractions Assessment
Refinish Technician-ProLevel 1 Certification Test
Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Examination
Residential _ Light Commercial Hydronic Heat Employment Ready Examination
Restaurant, Food and Beverage Services Assessment
Retail Commercial Baking Assessment (ACF NOCTI)
Retail Industry Fundamentals Certification Assessment
Retail Merchandising Assessment
Robotics Certification Examinations
Robotics and Automation Examination
SENSE Training Program Certification Examination (Level 1, Entry-Level Welder)
Security+ Certification Examination
Security Pro Certification Examination
Security and Protective Services Assessment
ServSafe Manager Certification Examination
Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Examination
Small Animal Science and Technology Assessment
Small Engine Technology Assessment
Small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Safety Certification Examination
Spatial Projects and Community Exchange (SPACE) Examination
Spatial Technology and Remote Sensing (STARS) Certification Examination
Stratasys Additive Manufacturing Certification – Level 1 Examination
Student Electronics Technician (SET) Examination
Tech in Surgery-Certified (TS-C) Examination
Technical Drafting Assessment
Technical Drafting Examination
Technical Support Certification Tests
Technical Theater Assessment
Telecommunications Electronics Technician (TCM) Examination
Television Production Assessment
Television Video Production Examination
Therapeutic Services Assessment
Travel and Tourism Assessment
Turfgrass Management Certification Program Examination
Unity Certified User Examination
Urban Forestry Certification Test
Veterinary Medical Applications Examination
Virginia Cosmetology Examination
Virginia Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection Program Examination
Virginia Pharmacy Technician Examination
Virtual Enterprise Certification Assessment
Visual Arts Assessment
Visual Communications and Interactive Media Design Assessment
W!SE Financial Literacy Certification Test
Web Design Assessment
Web Design and Development Certification Tests
Welding Assessment
Welding Examination
Welding Level One Entry-Level Assessment
Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination