What if I fail the exam?

Category: NASPCB FAQ

Candidates who fail the exam have the option to retake the exam one (1) time within their eligibility period. Candidates must wait thirty (30) days from the initial exam date to purchase the Exam Retake, reschedule, and sit for the retake exam. The Exam Retake option will appear in the candidates’ Student Portal account thirty (30) days after the initial exam date.

If the individual does not successfully pass the examination after two exam attempts, they may reapply as a new applicant for the certification after one (1) year from the day of the last exam. They must meet all eligibility requirements and pay the associated fees.