Compass

Compass: Certiport’s new web-based exam delivery system

Certiport is constantly improving the testing experience and has added a new online exam delivery system. Compass provides Certiport Authorized Testing Centers(CATC) with an easy-to-use and enhanced testing experience. Therefore, we are merging the current exam delivery system Console with Compass to provide one solution to test all Certiport’s certification exams.

Compass® is exclusive web-based exam delivery system offers:

  • a state-of-the-art experience to test candidates with a secure browser-based software
  • a simple and easy way to launch a Certiport certification exam in multiple languages
  • a light-weight technology to reduce the size and number of downloads
  • a simple, user-friendly interface, while continuing to access to the same Certiport tools and services currently available in the Certiport Portal

To learn more, view the Compass overview video.


NEW! Console will merge into Compass

Starting August 13, 2019 all Certiport certifications exams will be available via the Compass exam delivery platform. For additional details please visit the Certiport Compass Support page.

Features of Compass

Features Local delivery Online delivery
Administrator Rights Required No* No
Windows Platform Compatible Yes Yes
Mac OS X Platform Compatible No Yes
Azure Cloud Virtual Machine (VM) No Yes**
Auto Updates Yes Yes
Mass Deployment Yes Yes
LAN Mode Yes Yes
Certification exams only available only via the local or online delivery method

Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 & 2013 exam versions

QuickBooks Certified User

Adobe Certified Associate CC15 and CS6 exam versions

Adobe Certified Associate CC18 exam versions

App Development with Swift Certification Level 1

Microsoft Office Specialist exams using the Azure Virtual Machine

Certification exams available through both delivery methods

Autodesk Certified User

Autodesk Certified Professional

EC-Council Associate Series

Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 and newer versions

Microsoft Technology Associate

Microsoft Certified Educator

IC3 Certifications

Entrepreneur and Small Business

Unity Certified User

Autodesk Certified User

Autodesk Certified Professional

EC-Council Associate Series

Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 and newer versions

Microsoft Technology Associate

Microsoft Certified Educator

IC3 Certifications

Entrepreneur and Small Business

Unity Certified User



*Microsoft Office Specialist exams require administrator rights.
**Only available for Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 and newer exam version.