CISEC Examination and Proctoring Information

On-Line Certification Examination Information:

Changes to proctoring format:

General Information:

What examination do you qualify for?  Check this link for information.

Starting March 1, 2021, we will be utilizing the ProctorU services to administer the examinations.  Steps required to take the examination are as follows:

Full Examination:

  1. Registration and payment for the Full Examination will occur through the IECA eHub (link found HERE).  Cost: $175.00
    1. Submittal of application and references will be completed via the eHub (found on the “Contents” tab after logging in).
    2. Approval to take the Full Examination is mandatory.
  2. Once approval by CISEC, Inc. to take the examination occurs, directions on how to schedule and pay for proctoring with ProctorU will be emailed.
    1. Additional instructions regarding the proctoring of the on-line examination can be found here .
    2. ProctorU fee (paid directly to them): $42.00
  3. Please note, purchasing the Full Examination through the eHub requires either enrollment in the Live Webinar Training Modules, On-Line Recorded Training or In-Person Training (currently not available due to Covid-19 restrictions).
    1. For those seeking to take just the Full Examination without the training modules, please contact us directly for registration at [email protected].
  4. Questions on if you qualify to take the Full Examination? Please refer to this link.

IT, Part 2:

  1. Registration and payment for the IT, Part 2 Examination will occur through the IECA eHub (link found HERE).  Cost:  $115.00
    1. Please note, to take the IT, Part 2 Examination, you must already be a CISEC-IT and in good standing. If you have any questions regarding this, please contact us directly at [email protected]
    2. Submittal of application and references will be completed via the eHub (found on the “Contents” tab after logging in).
    3. Approval to take the IT, Part 2 Examination is mandatory.
  2. Once approval by CISEC, Inc. to take the examination occurs, directions on how to schedule and pay for proctoring with ProctorU will be emailed.
    1. Additional instructions regarding the proctoring of the on-line examination can be found here.
    2. ProctorU fee (paid directly to them): $26.00

IT, Part 1:

  1. Requires taking either the Live Webinar Training Modules, On-Line Recorded Training or In-Person Training  (currently not available due to Covid-19 restrictions).
  2. Registration and payment for the IT, Part 1 Examination will occur through the IECA eHub (link found HERE).  Cost:  $60.00
    1. Submittal of registration information will be completed via the eHub (found on the “Contents” tab after logging in).
  3. Once approval by CISEC, Inc. to take the examination occurs, directions on how to schedule and pay for proctoring with ProctorU will be emailed.
    1. Additional instructions regarding the proctoring of the on-line examination can be found here.
    2. ProctorU fee (paid directly to them): $26.00

Re-Activation:

  1. Requires approval from the Renewals Department.
    1. Registrant will owe between three and six years of past due renewal fees.
    2. Available to Full Registrants only.
  2. Registration and payment for the Re-Activation Examination will occur through the IECA eHub (link found HERE).  Cost:  $110.00
    1. Submittal of registration information will be completed via the eHub (found on the “Contents” tab after logging in).
  3. Once approval by CISEC, Inc. to take the examination occurs, directions on how to schedule and pay for proctoring with ProctorU will be emailed.
    1. Additional instructions regarding the proctoring of the on-line examination can be found here.
    2. ProctorU fee (paid directly to them): $26.00
  4. If Registrant passes the Re-Activation Examination with a minimum 75%, they will be re-issued their original CISEC certification number.

IECA eHub Examination Links:

Click here for registration and payment for On-Line Full certification examination --- All Training Modules are Required**

Click here for registration and payment for On-Line IT, Part 1 certification examination --- All Training Modules are Required

Click here for registration and payment for On-Line IT, Part 2 certification examination --- Only available to current CISEC-IT Registrants

Click here for registration and payment for On-Line Re-Activation certification examination --- Only available to current Full Registrants

**For those seeking to take just the full examination without the training modules, please contact us for registration at [email protected].

Fee Sheet:

Please refer to this document for the cost breakdown of training modules and examinations (under construction).


In-Person Proctoring Information:

In-Person Proctoring is only allowed due to select circumstances.  If you would like to find out if this is required for your situation, please contact us at [email protected].

***Due to Covid-19, we will be working with applicants on a case by case situation to setup approved proctors for examinations.  We will continue to abide by the CDC recommendations to limit exposure to our applicants to Covid-19.  Please contact us at [email protected] to discuss your situation. 

Application to take CISEC, Inc. Examinations and initial payment form is found at the bottom of this page.  This is for individuals who will have the exam proctored or are unsure of a time and location to take the exam.
Examination Proctors: The following individuals are eligible to proctor CISEC examinations:
  • CISEC, CAN-CISEC, MY-CISEC, CISEC-IT or CAN-CISEC-IT registrants,
  • CISEC, Inc. staff members, and
  • Others (e.g., Universities, Learning Centers, etc.), granted approval by CISEC, Inc.

Proctor Applicants:

CISEC, Inc. expects those seeking to proctor CISEC examinations meet the following criteria:

• They do not have a work relationship (employee, supervisor, etc.) or close personal relationship with the individual wanting to sit for the exam,

EXCEPTION - Other individuals may apply to proctor an examination without being a CISEC registrant (as listed above) but must gain approval from CISEC, Inc.

All applicants seeking to become a proctor shall be approved by the Examination Committee. If there are concerns that an applicant may not represent the best interests of CISEC, Inc., the Examination Committee shall discuss the concerns with the Board of Directors for final action.

Proctor Responsibilities:

The proctor is responsible for the following:
  • Receiving and maintaining control of exam materials,
  • Conducting the examination in accordance with instructions for proctors, and
  • Returning all exam materials to CISEC, Inc. promptly after the examination is complete.

Necessary Information for Proctoring an Examination:

Individual seeking to take the examination shall provide:
  • Proof of approval from CISEC, Inc. to sit for the examination,
  • Name,
  • Address,
  • Phone numbers,
  • Email address, and
  • Registration form and payment (see below).
Individual seeking to take the examination shall provide the following information on the proctor:
  • Name,
  • Address,
  • Phone numbers,
  • Email address, and
  • Date, time, and location where administration of the examination will take place.

Please be aware that a proctor will be required to sign a contract with CISEC, Inc. Once all the above information and signed contract are submitted to and approved by CISEC, Inc., proctoring of the examination can take place.


To begin the process to have your application evaluated for an in-person proctor (see restrictions above), please fill out and submit the packet below. This packet includes the following:
  • CISEC Evaluation Instruction Sheet
  • Payment Form
  • Application Form (for those seeking the CISEC-IT Part 2 or Full CISEC examination)

Anyone planning on taking the CISEC-IT Part 1 will need to fill out and submit just the payment form.

Application Evaluation Packet (includes payment form and application)

Once you have received approval from CISEC, Inc. to take either the CISEC-IT Part 1, CISEC-IT Part 2 or Full CISEC examination, please finalize the proctor process by identifying how you will take the exam at this link.

If you have any questions, please contact us.