- A desktop or laptop computer; you cannot use a tablet, Chromebook™ or mobile device
- Screen resolution: 1920 x 1080
- Operating system: Windows® 8.1 or higher/Mac® OS 10.13 or higher
- Web browser: latest version of Google Chrome™
- Webcam Resolution: 640 x 480p
- Microphone: Enabled
- Download speed: 500 Kbps
How to register
You can take the ParaPro test remotely on your own computer at home or another secure location. The test is monitored by a human proctor online through ProProctor®, and appointments are available 8 a.m.–5 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday. Download the ProProctor User Guide (PDF) for more information on testing remotely with Prometric®.
Once you’ve determined that you meet the equipment and environment requirements outlined below, you can register and schedule your appointment through ProProctor.
If you need to cancel, reschedule or modify your appointment, you must do so through your ProProctor account at least 3 days before your test date.
- Test Fee — $85
- Reschedule Fee — $42.50
See the Prometric website for additional information.
Equipment and environment requirements
Before scheduling an at home appointment for the ParaPro Assessments, make sure your computer and testing room meet these requirements. If they don’t, you won’t be able to test.