How do I redeem my Fortinet exam voucher at Pearson VUE?

Modified on Fri, 12 Apr 2024 at 11:10 AM

Once you've purchased your FCP, FCSS, or FCX written exam voucher, you can redeem and schedule with Pearson VUE.

The FCX practical exam includes a different process, as they are redeemed and scheduled through ProctorU. For more information, see How do I schedule my FCX practical exam?


To redeem the exam voucher and schedule your NSE certification exam with Pearson VUE.

  1. Open a browser and go to
  2. Click Sign in to sign into an existing Pearson VUE account.
    If you do not have a Pearson VUE account, click Create account to create one.
  3. Once logged in, click View exams on your Pearson VUE dashboard.
  4. Find your exam:
    • If you have a private access code for an exam not open to public registration, enter the code and click Enter.
      A private exam code is not an exam voucher.
    • Otherwise, under To schedule an exam..., click the certification associated with the exam you want to take, and then click the exam. 
  5. Select the exam delivery option:
    • In person at a test center. This is an onsite proctored exam.
    • Online with OnVUE. This is a remotely proctored exam at home or office.
  6. Review the details for preparing for your exam and click Next.
  7. Select your preferred language for the exam and click Next.
  8. Enter the required additional information and click Next.
    You must use the email address associated with your Fortinet Training Institute account so that your exam results from Pearson VUE are attached to your training account.
  9. Based on the exam delivery option you selected, complete the following:

    In person at a test centerOnline with OnVUE
    1. Read the Fortinet policies. 
    2. Click Agree.
    3. Select a location and click Next. 
    1. Read the Online exam policies.
    2. Agree to the terms and conditions by selecting the checkboxes.
    3. Read the Fortinet policies.
    4. Click Agree.
    5. Select the preferred language of your proctor and click Next.

  10. Select a date and time, and then click Book this appointment.
  11. Review the details and click Proceed to Checkout.
  12. Expand Add Voucher or Promo Code and in the Voucher/Promotion Code field, enter your exam voucher, then click Apply.
    If you purchased the exam voucher using your credit card through the Fortinet Training Institute, the exam voucher may be referred to as a "License Key". The exam voucher will begin with FT.

  13. Proceed with your payment and billing information to complete the process

For support with your Pearson VUE account, or exam scheduling process, contact Pearson VUE: 

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