Government guidelines and regional mandates may require candidates to present proof of COVID-19 vaccination at check-in at some testing centers. Only a small number of sites are affected at this time, but additional regions may introduced new requirements at any time. Review the Prometric website for an updated list of testing centers with vaccination requirements.

The CAM exam is offered year-round with two methods of testing available to approved CAM program candidates:

  • In-person at over 300 testing centers nationwide
  • Remote-proctored, which allows you to test on the road or at home

Before registering for an exam, CAM applications must be submitted and approved by NBAA at least 45 days prior to testing.

After application approval, payment for the CAM exam must be made at least 5 business days prior to sitting for CAM exam. Candidates will not be able to view the available testing time slots until the payment is processed. The computer-based, multiple-choice exam has 175 questions. The exam is three-and-a-half hours long and must be completed in one sitting.

Steps to scheduling the CAM Exam

  • Receive CAM application approval from NBAA
  • Pay for exam with NBAA
  • Receive login and password email from NBAA for exam registration
  • Go to the ISO Quality Testing website to view testing options to schedule CAM exam
  • Save confirmation letter to present at testing center on day exam

When registering for the exam, location, date and time scheduling options are based on the individual testing centers. Some testing centers offer evening and weekend scheduling options. No-shows to an exam appointment will be charged a penalty for not appearing.

At the testing center candidates will be asked to show a government issue, picture ID to be administered the exam. Please note, the address on the ID must match the address on the ISO Quality registration confirmation. Any errors in this regard can result in delays or cancellation of the testing process.

During the exam candidates will be allowed to carry in a dictionary and a non-programmable calculator. The testing center will provide pencil/pen and scratch paper. No cell phone, laptop or other similar devices will be allowed in the testing center while taking the exam.

To locate a testing center, visit

View the Remote Proctoring User Guide (PDF)

Need testing accommodations for your exam?

Complete the CAM Exam Accommodation Request Form to notify NBAA that you are requesting an accommodation for the CAM Exam. After submission, an NBAA representative will contact you to collect additional information and supporting documentation.

Review the test administrator’s list of testing accommodations.

Demo the CAM Exam Testing System

Reduce test anxiety and by previewing the testing process.

Visit the ISO Quality Testing tutorial and select “Submit” to begin.