You may now contact Pearson VUE at 1-800-359-3345 to reschedule your Part I ABS examination. You can sign up to take the exam on any day between Saturday, March 24 and Saturday, March 31. Please note that Pearson centers are not open on Sundays, and that center availability on Saturdays is limited. You do not need to take the exam at the same center where you were originally scheduled. If you call Pearson VUE and they do not have you on their list of affected candidates, then please contact NBEO at 704-332-9565.
The NBEO is aware of multiple Pearson VUE testing center closures due to severe weather. We are working with Pearson VUE to accommodate affected candidates. Candidates can contact Pearson VUE at 1-800-359-3345 to try to reschedule for this Thursday or Friday. For affected candidates who are unable to reschedule for this Thursday or Friday, NBEO will extend the testing window into next week. There are multiple steps involved in this process including authorizations for candidates that need to be worked through. Please allow some patience as we work with Pearson to assist with the inconvenience this weather situation has caused. We will announce to you when we are ready to begin the reschedule process for those that will need scheduling into next week.
What You Need To Do: Affected Candidates can attempt rescheduling for this Thursday or Friday by contacting Pearson VUE at 1-800-359-3345. If there is no availability, please wait for further details regarding rescheduling into next week.
As you can imagine, this is a work in progress as new information regarding closures and affected candidates is being received and processed. We will keep you informed as the situation progresses.
The National Board is aware that a number of Pearson Testing Centers will be closed tomorrow, March 21, due to weather. Candidates should assume that their exam will be administered as scheduled unless they are contacted by Pearson that their test center is closed. For candidates who are notified that their test center will be closed, Pearson will contact you about trying to reschedule your exam for later in the week. Candidates can also try calling Pearson at 1-800-359-3345 to try to reschedule their exams. Candidate should have their case number available.