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Quality Auditor Certification - CQA - Exam Dates

Step 3. Choose an exam date.

Find the best date and location for you. Applications sent after the initial deadline will automatically incur an additional, nonrefundable, $70 late registration fee. Applications received after the late application deadline will automatically be processed for the next examination date. Note the application deadlines for each exam date. Are you ready to apply for the exam?

All deadlines are at 11:59 p.m. (Central) on the date specified.

Computer-Based Testing Dates

ASQ certification examinations are delivered by ASQ's testing partner, Prometric. The examination scheduling instructions in your eligibility letter will direct you to a section of Prometric's website, where you can select and schedule your examination date and location.

CQA
Testing Windows: Application Deadline
December 1 - 17, 2016 November 4, 2016
February 3 - 19, 2017 January 6, 2017
April 7 - 23, 2017 March 10, 2017
June 2 - 18, 2017 May 5, 2017
August 4 - 20, 2017 July 7, 2017
October 6 - 22, 2017 September 8, 2017
December 1 - 17, 2017 November 3, 2017

Special Administration Dates

Exam Date Application Deadline Late Application Fee ($70) Deadline Location
October 20, 2016 Deadline Passed N/A 2016 AABB Annual Meeting
Orange County Convention Center
October 22, 2016 Deadline Passed N/A 25th Annual ASQ Audit Conference
Memphis, TN
October 23, 2016 Deadline Passed N/A 25th Annual Service Quality Conference
November 13, 2016 October 7, 2016 N/A International Conference on Quality Standards
December 3, 2016 October 14, 2016 October 19, 2016 Select ASQ Local Sections and International Sites

Under special circumstances, ASQ Sections and/or international organizations will host exams at select locations. When you apply to take your exam, you'll be asked to designate a preferred examination country on your application. ASQ will make every effort to accommodate your request.

**For a list of dates and locations of ASQ offered Permanent Special Administration sites (paper based exams) please click here.**

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