The AMS exam is a customized exam that includes questions randomly selected from all 12 courses in the Core Curriculum you select. This can be an intimidating amount of content, so you’ll need a plan of attack to ensure that you are ready for the AMS Exam. We've compiled information and tips to help you prepare.
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Contact HIDA if you have any questions leading up to the testing date. Please remember exam applications are due two weeks prior to the test.
Good luck preparing for your exam!
In addition to reading, studying, and reviewing each course in your curriculum, particularly helpful are...[more]
Sure, you can take them multiple times. Since test questions change...[more]
While the exam format is always multiple choice, content is...[more]
Please email exam applications two weeks before test date. To request a date...[more]
Exams are free for candidates from companies with current AMS Sales Training licenses, however...[more]
No. The AMS honor code states that AMS candidates may not refer to notes, check online resources, or receive...[more]
Ideally, your direct manager or training manager will be your exam proctor. If that person is not available...[more]
Retakes are available, subject to a waiting period and retest fee...[more]
To protect the integrity of the AMS exam over time, HIDA does not...[more]
The exam format and the content covered are the same every time, but the exact questions vary to ensure...[more]
AMS accreditation is active for at least one year after the date when you pass the AMS exam. After that...[more]
To regain accreditation, you have two choices. You may either...[more]