Taking the Certification Test

All certification tests can be taken in English and in German. CPUX-F can also be taken in Chinese. For details on the examination procedure please read the Examination Regulations for CPUX-F, CPUX-UR, CPUX-DS and CPUX-UT. The certification tests are conducted by certification providers accredited by UXQB. Currently, the following certification providers are accredited by UXQB:
iSQI - International Software Quality Institute
iSQI - International Software Quality Institute
(worldwide)
Certible GmbH
(worldwide)
SAQ - Swiss Association for Quality
(Switzerland)

Certification test combined with a training

Almost all preparatory trainings in our training schedule are followed by a certification test at the end of the training (conducted by an accredited certification provider). Simply select a preparatory training and register with the recognized training provider directly.

Public certification tests without training

All certification tests can be taken without prior training. The certification providers iSQI and Certible offer online certification tests for CPUX-F as well as for the theoretical part of the certification tests for CPUX-UR, CPUX-DS and CPUX-UT.

iSQI Certible SAQ
Registration Online Registration:
isqi.org/en/14-usability
E-mail:
exam@isqi.org
Online Registration:
certible.com/register
E-mail:
contact@certible.com


E-mail:
itpc@saq.ch
The exact price for a certification test has to be enquired with each certification body or training provider. Current prices for a CPUX certification test are:

Note: All prices plus applicable VAT. Price information is supplied without liability. (Last review: May 2021)
Certification Level iSQI Certible SAQ
CPUX-F
(Test)
300 EUR *
(regular costs)
240 EUR *
(for members of UXQB associations)
150 EUR
(for full-time students)
300 EUR
(regular costs)
240 EUR
(for members of UXQB associations)
150 EUR
(for full-time students)
390 CHF
(regular costs)
315 CHF
(for members of UXQB associations)
195 CHF 
(for full-time students)
CPUX-F
(Resit)
150 EUR 150 EUR 390 CHF
(regular costs)
315 CHF
(for members of UXQB associations)
195 CHF
(for full-time students)
CPUX-UR, -DS, -UT (Theoretical and practical test) 600 EUR
(regular costs)
540 EUR
(for members of UXQB associations)
540 EUR
(for full-time students)
600 EUR
(regular costs)
540 EUR
(for members of UXQB associations)
450 EUR
(for full-time students)
850 CHF
(regular costs)
765 CHF
(for members of UXQB associations)
765 CHF
(for full-time students)
CPUX-UR, -DS, -UT
(Resit of the theoretical test)
150 EUR 150 EUR 200 CHF
CPUX-UR, -DS, -UT
(Resit of the practical test)
450 EUR
(subsequent to a public training course)
450 EUR
(individual appointment)
300 EUR
(subsequent to a public training course)
450 EUR
(individual appointment)
585 CHF
(subsequent to a public training course)
650 CHF
(individual appointment)
Inspection of evaluation results by the candidate
(CPUX-F, -UR, -DS, -UT)
80 EUR
(Location by arrangement, online inspection not possible)
60 EUR
(Location by arrangement, online inspection also possible)
120 CHF
(Location by arrangement, online inspection also possible)
* applies to all bookings made through one of our recognized training providers in Europe. Prices in the iSQI online store vary by country and daily currency fluctuation.

Computer based certification test (without training)

In a “Pearson Vue Test Center”
There are 5000 Pearson Vue test centers in many countries. The paperless certification test is available in English language only. In order to take the certification test for CPUX-F, test participants must register with Pearson Vue first. After registration, a test center nearby can be identified. The test participant must physically appear in the test center in order to take the CPUX-F certification test. The costs vary by country between EUR 150 and EUR 300 (plus tax) and will be displayed after registration for the country of residence. In Germany the costs for taking the certification test for CPUX-F are EUR 300,– (plus tax).
Note: For certification tests taken in a Pearson Vue center no reductions can be given to members of one of the member organizations of UXQB.

In a “Prometric Test Center”
The computer-based CPUX-F certification exam can be taken worldwide in a Prometric Test center. The exam is available in German and English. You register for the CPUX-F exam directly online at Prometric, where you can select country, language, and the nearest test-center. Like with all certification exams, you need to identify yourself and take the test supervised by a proctor. Depending on your selected country, prices vary between 150,- and 300,- Eur (excl. VAT).
Note: Also for test-center exams, discounts for members of one of the member organizations of UXQB and students can be granted – in order to prove your eligibility and receive the discount code, please contact Certible via office@certible.com.