COVID-related testing information:

Testing candidates: Most Pearson Professional Centers (PPCs) are open for exam delivery. We also continue to deliver exams to any third-party test centers (PVTC and PVTC Selects) with the ability to operate, though some may be operating at limited or changed capacity based on their own discretion or in response to government mandates.

Visit our COVID-19 information page (Opens in new window) for the latest information regarding exam requirements, health and safety practices, and any country-specific policies. For information on rescheduling, refunds, and more, please review our FAQs.

IQN Certification Testing

IQN Certification Testing

IQN is an international awarding and examination body. We design, assess and award different professional certifications and diploma programmes. Our qualifications are offered by our registered centres and suited to professionals, students, or anyone with an interest in our specialist areas. For information about us and our qualifications please visit


Our qualifications are available in more than 175 countries. Exams for our qualifications are available on-demand throughout the year. You can register for the exam anytime of the year through Pearson VUE. If you have any questions about our exams or certifications, please contact us at


IQN qualifications are recognised on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF). The SCQF is one of the national qualifications frameworks in the UK and is managed by the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework Partnership. The SCQF is a partnership between the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA), College Development Network, the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and Universities Scotland.

Professional Certifications

Exam Preparation

Our registered centres help you with exam preparation and study materials. Registered centres will provide study support and exam preparation classes. However, in case we do not have any registered centre in your location, please contact us at for assistance.

Scheduling an Exam

Once you have decided to take an exam, you may immediately schedule your exam appointment online through Pearson VUE web account for IQN. Though exams are available any time of the year, exam appointments are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

After you schedule your exam appointment, Pearson VUE will send a confirmation email listing your selected exam date and time, the address and phone number of the exam centre, and directions to the exam centre. Please check this information carefully for any errors.

Last updated 2020-03-16