Requirements to Take the CRTS™ Exam

Identification Required

At the time of your exam, our proctor, Pass My Exam, will require that you present 2 forms of ID, according to the groups listed below. Be prepared to present both to the proctor at the time you test. You must present at least one ID from the first group (Primary ID). The second form of identification can be from either group.

Primary ID (must have photo, signature and not be expired). At least one of:

  • Government issued Driver’s License
  • Passport
  • Military ID
  • State/Country ID
  • Alien Registration Card (green card or permanent resident visa)
  • Other government-issued ID

Secondary ID (must have signature and not be expired):

  • U.S. Social Security Card
  • School ID
  • Employee ID or Work Badge
  • Bank ATM Card
  • Credit Card
  • Any ID on the Primary List above

Technical Requirements

For optimal performance, candidates should be connected to the Internet via a broadband connection (T1, cable modem, ISDN, or DSL)

It is the responsibility of the candidate to make sure your computer meets the specifications required. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of your appointment. It is highly recommended you confirm your computer meets the requirements below and confirm your webcam is in working order.

  • Tablets and smartphones are not supported for proctoring.
  • Chromebooks are not supported for proctoring.
  • You must use a laptop or desktop computer on which you have full administrative privileges.

For PC-based Candidates

Supported Platforms: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, [?Windows 10]

Minimum Requirements:

  • 2.2 GHz Pentium 4, 1.83 GHz Intel Core Duo or equivalent
  • 512MB of RAM or greater
  • 64MB of Video Card RAM
  • Flash 10.3+

Recommended Requirements:

  • 2.8 GHz Pentium 4 or faster processor
  • 1024MB of RAM
  • 64MB of Video Card RAM or greater
  • Flash 10.3+

For Mac-based participants:

Supported Platforms: 10.4 (Tiger or higher)

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1.83 GHz Intel Core Duo
  • 512MB of RAM
  • 64MB of Video Card RAM
  • Flash Player 10.3+

Recommended Requirements:

  • 2.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo or faster
  • 1024MB of RAM or greater
  • 64MB of Video Card RAM or greater
  • Flash Player 10.3+