Exams are scheduled by local groups and typically start in April. Exams may be postponed due to COVID-19. Please check this page frequently to see newly added exams.
Find an Exam Near You
Additional exam sittings will be posted as they are confirmed. If an exam is not available in your area, contact your local chapter to request one.
- You must be an ATA member to register for an exam.
- Exam sittings have a maximum capacity and can sell out. Click to check exam status.
- You must register 2-3 weeks before exam date. See exam details for specific deadline.
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Take a Practice Test
The practice test is an excellent way to measure your readiness for the exam. It consists of an exam passage from a previous year and is designed to provide a practical introduction to the nature of the exam and how errors are marked. Read more here.