Online Proctoring Available 

AVIXA® has just launched a new way to take the CTS® exam—online proctoring! 

Now you can choose if you want to go to a testing center, or you can take the exam from your home, office, or anywhere with an internet connection. 

The CTS exam is available online in English, German, and Spanish – with exam appointments open 24 hours a day. 

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Is CTS right for you?

A CTS performs general technology solution tasks by:

Documents and Resources

Documents and Resources to help individuals understand all certification programs can be found here.

Steps to Getting CTS Certified

*Online proctoring and testing center options are available when scheduling. Read FAQs about online proctoring for the CTS exam.

Know you are not required to take any courses or purchase anything to prepare. But many of your peers have found success with AVIXA’s resources.

Need Help?

If you'd like to talk to a person, we're here to help! Contact your AVIXA® representative for help with your professional development plan.


Certification is not a guarantee for performance by certified individuals. Certified Technology Specialist™ (CTS®) holders at all levels of certification have demonstrated audiovisual knowledge and/or skills. Certified individuals adhere to the CTS Code of Ethics and Conduct and maintain their status through continued education. Certification demonstrates commitment to professional growth in the audiovisual industry and is strongly supported by AVIXA.

All eligibility, application, score reports, special accommodation requests and general inquiries regarding AVIXA certification will be handled through the AVIXA Certification Office, with headquarters located in Fairfax, Va., U.S.A. Purchases of education, membership, or any other AVIXA services are not required to seek certification.

AVIXA
Attn. Certification Office
11242 Waples Mill Rd., Suite 200
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: 1.800.659.7469 or +1.703.273.7200
Fax: +1.703.991.8259

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