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Renewal: Standard Exam


Certification Exam

You may take the current version of the same certification exam to renew their certification. You will have 4 months from the date your renewal registration and payment is received to prepare and complete your proctored renewal exam. Your certification may temporarily appear expired until you pass your certification renewal exam.

  • If you do NOT want to receive updated course material, simply uncheck the 'Include Books' box.
Required Supporting Documentation

Once you successfully complete the certification renewal exam, your record(s) will be automatically tracked in your GIAC Account Dashboard and your certification status will automatically renew.

Instructions for Completing the Renewal Process

You may purchase your GIAC certification renewal exam online though your GIAC Account Dashboard.

  • Under 'Certifications' click CPE - Submit and Assign Credits.
  • Under 'Certifications' there is a link to 'Purchase Now.'
  • Select the Exam option to renew by taking the current exam.

You are not required to complete any additional training with this option; you are only required to pass the exam.


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