My Exam Day ECBA

The ECBA exam is a live web delivered exam that requires a desktop or laptop, an internet connection, and, a working webcam, and microphone.
 
In order to be take the exam, please ensure that your IIBA® profile name matches your government identification.

Prior to your Exam

Step 1: Verify computer compatibility using this tool.
 
Step 2: Create an account.
 
Use the same email address that was used as your primary address on your IIBA profile.
 
 
  1. In the “Search Here” field, type in IIBA or ECBA, select the exam, and click next
  2. Select a desired date and time
  3. Agree to the PSI’s terms and conditions for scheduling

On the Day of your Exam

Step 4: Click Sign into PSI and enter your credentials.
 
Step 5: Click “My Exams” and then, the “Launch” button.
 
You may start your exam up to 15 minutes before your scheduled start time, but not after your start time.
 
Step 6: Verification of your identity.
 
You will be required to show Government Issued ID (such as a Driver’s license or passport).  A photo will be taken of both you and your ID.
 
International passport or government issued forms of identification must contain Western (English) characters.
 
If acceptable proof of identification is not provided to the proctor prior to the exam, admission to the exam will be denied, you will forfeit the exam fee and will be required to repay the exam fee in order to reschedule.
 
Step 7: Agree to the PSI’s terms and conditions for the exam.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties throughout your exam, do not close your session; please call immediately PSI technical support at: 
 
U.S Toll Free: +1-888-504-9178 
Direct: +1-312-612-1049 
Step 8: Begin the exam.

Testing Environment

Food, beverages (i.e. water) or scheduled breaks during the exam is not permitted. If required, see the special accommodations procedure.
 
What if I have an emergency and need to take a break during the exam?
You will need to tell the proctor but the exam clock will keep running.

Exam Language

Currently, the exams are solely being offered in English.
Translations of the exam are to come in the future and will be announced on this site.

Exam Cancellation/Reschedule/Missed or Late Policy

In order to cancel or reschedule your ECBA™ exam, log into the PSI site and click on the ‘Cancel or Reschedule’ button.
 
Exams must be cancelled or rescheduled at least 24 hours before the scheduled exam time; Otherwise, you forfeit the exam or rewrite exam fees, and your exam credit/eligibility will be considered used.
 
If you are late for your scheduled start of the exam or miss the exam, you will be refused admission and forfeit the exam or rewrite exam fee. You will be required to repay the exam fee in order to reschedule.
Contact Certification Team
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email us at certification@iiba.org or phone us directly at 1-866-789-4422 (toll free) ext. 2.