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The following organizations joined Pearson VUE at the DoD Worldwide Education Symposium 2012. Mouse over the organizations' logos to see a brief description or click on their website link to learn more about valuable training and credentialing opportunities.

BICSI is a professional association supporting the information technology systems (ITS) industry. ITS covers the spectrum of voice, data, electronic safety & security, and audio & video technologies. BICSI provides information, education and knowledge assessment for individuals and companies in the ITS industry. The association serves more than 23,000 ITS professionals, including designers, installers and technicians. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, BICSI membership spans nearly 100 countries.

AMT logo American Medical Technologists
AMT, in existence since 1939, is a nationally and internationally recognized certification agency for allied health professionals, including Medical Technologists, Medical Laboratory Technicians, Phlebotomy Technicians, Medical Lab Assistants, Medical Assistants, Medical Administrative Specialists, Dental Assistants, Allied Health Instructor and Clinical Lab Consultants. AMT certification programs are accredited by NCCA.

ASMC logo American Society of Military Comptrollers
ASMC is the non-profit educational and professional organization for persons, military and civilian, involved in the overall field of military comptrollership. ASMC promotes the education and training of its members, and supports the development and advancement of the profession of military comptrollership. The society sponsors research, provides professional programs to keep members abreast of current issues and encourages the exchange of techniques and approaches.

APA logo American Payroll Association
The American Payroll Association has led the nation in payroll education and certification for 30 years. The APA conducts over 300 training seminars, publishes a library of payroll texts and represents the payroll community before government agencies. With 155 local chapters, the association offers payroll education and certification to U.S. military personnel worldwide. Subject to approval, GI Bill benefits can cover up to 100% of the cost.

Since 1957, supply chain and operations management professionals have relied on APICS as the premier source of the body of knowledge for our industry. Our education and internationally-recognized certifications focus on production, inventory, materials management, purchasing, logistics, and more. Our certifications help your staff interact more efficiently with government contractors and other agencies. APICS education will help you in both military and civilian careers.

EC-Council logo The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants
The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is the owner and creator of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA) and License Penetration Tester (LPT) certifications. These programs are offered in over 80 countries through a training network of more than 450 training partners globally.

ABCHS logo American Board for Certification in Homeland Security
The American Board for Certification in Homeland Security, CHS® (ABCHS) sponsors certification programs in areas of homeland security to validate professional knowledge and skills. The Association employs intricate, Subject Matter Expert-driven processes for establishing certification program policy, enforcing ethics, developing and administering exams and continuing education. Certified in Homeland Security, CHS® Levels I-V are approved for the G.I. Bill Benefits.

Cisco logo Cisco
Cisco Certifications translate experience into career opportunity in one of the hottest industries available today. Cisco certified professionals are prepared to manage today's complex technology industry—whether it's working with core technologies, optimizing infrastructure or keeping key applications secure and performing efficiently. Certifications validate skills and provide a competitive differentiator for employers, in and out of the military.

Citrix logo Citrix
Citrix is a global IT company that offers educational programs and resources to prepare information technology professionals to work at the forefront of virtualization and cloud computing. Through a global network of authorized learning centers and partnerships with academic and government institutions, military personnel can transition to in-demand careers by building relevant technical skills and earning a well-respected Citrix credential using education benefits.

CompTIA logo CompTIA
CompTIA's vendor-neutral certifications ensure your employees have the knowledge and skills to perform in IT job roles. CompTIA certifications are developed with the support of IT industry-leading organizations and are validated by subject-matter experts around the world. Three CompTIA certifications fulfill the US Department of Defense Directive 8570.1: CompTIA A+®, CompTIA Network+®, and CompTIA Security+.

BCSP logo Board of Certified Safety Professionals
The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) is recognized as the leader in high-quality credentialing for safety, health and environmental practitioners. BCSP establishes standards for, and verifies competency in professional safety practice, and evaluates compliance with recertification requirements. BCSP also operates technician, technologist and supervisory SH&E certifications that provide additional career paths for safety practitioners.

EXIN is an internationally recognized organization for the certification of professionals in information management. In addition, EXIN accredits training providers and trainers, therefore the quality of education is guaranteed. Worldwide, over 1.5 million professionals are certified by EXIN. Candidates can take an EXIN exam in more than 125 countries and 19 languages. Using an international expert network, EXIN is aware of the latest developments in information management.

GED logo GED Testing Service
GED Testing Service provides opportunities to transform lives, support families and build stronger communities through the GED® test. Established in 1942, the GED® has allowed 18 million adults earn a high school credential. GED Testing Service is a joint venture of Pearson VUE and the American Council on Education (ACE).

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is the leading provider and developer of Information Security Certifications. GIAC tests and validates the ability of practitioners in information security, forensics and software security. GIAC Certification holders are recognized as experts in the IT industry and are sought globally by government, military and industry to protect the cyber environment.

Global Knowledge logo Global Knowledge
Global Knowledge is the worldwide leader in IT and business skills training. Our multiple delivery methods enable you to choose when, where and how training is delivered. Core training is focused on Cisco, Microsoft, Avaya, VMware, Red Hat, business process improvement and leadership. IT courses include networking, programming, operating systems, security and telephony. Business skills courses feature project management, ITIL, people management and business analysis.

NBCC logo National Board for Certified Counselors
The National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. and Affiliates (NBCC) is a not-for-profit credentialing body for counselors. Through NBCC's advocacy efforts, the Department of Veterans Affairs expanded mental health services to include licensed counselors and counselors certified through NBCC. The Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE), an NBCC affiliate and leader in professional credentialing, offers management & examination services and certifications for various fields and professions.

InfoComm logo InfoComm International
Discover the hands-on, technical jobs in the thriving and growing audiovisual (AV) industry. InfoComm International, the leading nonprofit association serving the professional AV communications industry worldwide, opens new doors for military and post-military careers. Explore renowned AV education and the only ANSI-accredited credential in the industry, Certified Technology Specialist (CTS®).

Infotec logo Infotec
Infotec is a nationally recognized leader that has delivered proven IT & leadership training solutions to the DoD for more than 25 years. Specializing in IA training and certification, Infotec offers authorized courses for Microsoft, Cisco, Fiber Optics, ITIL, VMware, CompTIA and other leading vendors. Offering flexibility to support learning styles and budget, Infotec delivers training at its facilities, at the client's location, virtually or via e-learning.

LPI logo Linux Professional Institute
Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is recognized by industry, government and academia as the world's leading certification authority in vendor-neutral Linux skills and Open Source with over 100,000 LPI certifications worldwide. In addition, LPI promotes a flexible and adaptable Linux training program to ensure high level Linux and Open Source standards. As such, IT professionals with LPI certifications are greatly valued for security, efficiency and customer service.

ISC2 logo (ISC)2
(ISC)2 ® is the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information security professionals worldwide, with over 80,000 members in more than 135 countries. Globally recognized as the gold standard, (ISC)2 issues the CISSP® and related concentrations, CSSLP®, CAP®, and SSCP® credentials to qualifying candidates.

FSP logo National Registry of Food Safety Professionals
National Registry of Food Safety Professionals (NRFSP) is a full-service certification program for food safety personnel. Nationally accredited, and in compliance with CFP/ANSI and the globally-recognized ISO 17024 standards, NRFSP provides many options for the training and assessment of military food handlers and persons in charge, including the convenience of taking the exam at one of thousands of Pearson VUE testing centers located in 165 countries.

PTCB logo Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) develops, maintains and administers a nationally accredited certification program for pharmacy technicians to enable the most effective support of pharmacists to advance patient safety. Over 450,000 pharmacy technicians nationwide have earned the PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) credential since 1995. Visit for test center and certification program information.

Uexcel logo UExcel
Perfect for Service members, students study independently at their own pace for UExcel exams and test out of available subjects to earn transfer credit toward a degree. Exams are delivered at 4200 convenient Pearson VUE global test centers. UExcel is the only lower-level credit-by-examination program awarding college credit on official transcripts from Excelsior College, a private, non-profit, regionally-accredited institution of higher learning.

VMware logo VMware
VMware offers world-class certifications designed to validate and recognize IT professionals with the technical capabilities and real-world experience needed to effectively install, manage, deploy and support VMware products and solutions in both the military and civilian space. VMware certifications are available for a range of skill levels in two areas of virtualization: Datacenter and Desktop.

xVoucher logo Genuine Genius Solutions
Genuine Genius Solutions is an idea architect company. Its most recent platform, xVoucher is becoming a staple among federal and local governments, Department of Defense organizations, large scale integrators, academic institutions and large enterprise companies. xVoucher is a dynamic interchange that consolidates all of the moving parts of your learning program, certification initiatives, compliance mandates and continuing education tracking and procurement.

GMAT logo Graduate Management Admission Council
The Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT®), since its inception in 1954, has been the most widely used assessment tool for graduate management admissions and the most reliable predictor of academic success in graduate management and business studies. Today, more than 5,300 programs at nearly 2,000 schools in 83 countries use the GMAT exam to measure students' abilities. For the past three years, more than 250,000 GMAT exams have been taken annually.