You can apply to become a CIPS approved exam centre at any time. All applications are presented to an independent panel for approval and can take up to 6 weeks to process. Please allow enough time for approval if you aim to open in time for a specific examination session.
There is no charge to become a CIPS approved exam centre. Your centre will be listed on our website, individuals/learners who choose to take exams at your centre and pay a fee directly to you.
View the CIPS policy regarding the approval of exam centres.
View CIPS guidance on exam invigilation.
Simply complete the application form and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org along with the required supporting documents.