About Registering for Exams h3. Register for Exams The CCDE Practical exam is only available at Pearson Professional Testing Centers. h3. About the Practical Exam
Location:\ Pearson Professional Testing Center (Chicago, Illinois USA and London UK) Date:\ Wednesday, February 11, 2009 Cost:\ $980USD for the Beta (after the beta the exam will be$1,400) Prerequisite:\ Candidate must have passed the CCDE qualification exam prior to registration
Start the registration process now by sending an email with your contact information to us at: ITPC@pearson.com -Gather personal information prior to exam registration * Legal name (from government issued ID) * Cisco Certification ID (i.e. CSCO00000001) or Test ID number * Company name * Valid email address * Method of payment * If you have ever taken a Cisco exam before please locate your Cisco Certification ID (i.e. CSCO00000001) before continuing with your registration to avoid duplicate records and delays in receiving proper credit for your exams. * A valid email is required during exam registration. Cisco requires a valid email to send email reminders when a candidate's certification is about to expire, confirm the mailing address before shipping out the certificate and to inform candidates if their certificate was returned due to an incorrect address. h3. Retaking Exams * Candidates may only take a beta exam once. * Candidates who fail an exam must wait a period of five (5) calendar days, beginning the day after the failed attempt, before they may retest for the same exam. Once passed, a candidate must wait a minimum of 180 days before taking the same exam with an identical exam number. * Candidates who violate these policies are violating the agreement. Such conduct is strictly prohibited as described in the Cisco Candidate Conduct Policy.