Microsoft Excel specialists

Exam rules

  • You will not provide a false identity, nor impersonate another individual to gain access to an exam.
  • The room you elect to take the exam in must be a closed room that contains no other person than yourself. All doors in the room must be shut, and no other person may enter the room for the duration of the exam. Others outside the room must not be able to see your screen that displays the exam.
  • If you have multiple monitors, you must place the entire Excel display on the monitor displayed by Skype for Business. The Windows Taskbar must be on display.
  • You must not have available any device other than the computer, screen and mouse used for the exam. Therefore, any mobile device such as a phone or tablet must be switched off for the duration of the exam.
  • You are not permitted to use any writing implements.
  • You are not permitted to communicate with any other person other than the exam invigilator for the duration of the exam.
  • You will not retain any copy in any form of the exam files beyond the end of the exam duration. This includes but is not limited to taking screenshots or photos of the exam material.
  • You will not make the exam material available to any person in any way.
  • You will not copy, publish, disclose, transmit, sell, offer to sell, post, download, distribute in any way, or otherwise transfer, modify, make derivative works of, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or translate any of this exam in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, verbal or written, electronic or mechanical, for any purpose.
  • You will not have the assistance of any person in completing the exam.
  • You will not disseminate the exam contents or answers.
  • Should AbleOwl suspect at any time that any rules have been violated, AbleOwl reserves the right to cancel the exam, rescind any previously-taken exam passes and bar the examinee from any future exams.

    Permitted items

  • You are permitted to refer to any AbleOwl qualification coursework during the exam.
  • You are permitted to bring a drink for use during the exam.