The below items are pre-approved items and do not require pre-approval. They will be allowed in the testing room upon visual inspection by the Test Center Administrator or Remote Proctored staff. Visual inspection will be done by examining the item without directly touching it and without asking the candidate to remove the item, unless otherwise stated below.

Medicine and Medical Devices

Additional Description

Arm/ Shoulder Sling

 

Bandages

 

Braces

Neck, Back, Wrist, Leg or Ankle

Cast/Cervical Collar

Including slings for broken/sprained arms and other injury-related items that cannot be removed.

Cough Drops

Must be unwrapped and not in a bottle/container

Ear Plugs

Foam with no string

EpiPen

 

Eye Drops

 

Eye Patches

 

Eye Glasses

Without case

Glucose Monitor

Includes test strips and lancets to pierce finger

Glucose Tablets

 

Handled Magnifying Glass

Non-electric, no case

Ice Pack

 

Inhaler

 

Medical Alert Bracelet

 

Non-electrical Heating Pad

 

Nitroglycerin Tablets

 

Pills

Must be unwrapped and not in a bottle/container. Candidates may bring pills that are still in the packaging only if the packaging states they MUST remain in the packaging, such as nitro glycerin pills that cannot be exposed to air. (Note: Packaging will be inspected by a Test Center Administrator and a Center Problem Report will be submitted if compliance standards are not adhered to)

Stool for Elevating Limb

Candidates may bring a medical foot stool for the purpose of supporting an injured leg or foot. 

Surgical Facemask

 

Tissue/ Kleenex

Must be provided by the test center and for online proctored exams (must be provided by the candidate)

Walking Boot Casts

Crutches if needed

 

Medical Device Attached to a Person's Body

Additional Description

Catheter

 

Colostomy Bag

 

Continuous glucose monitor

Including testing strips and packaging

Heart rate monitor

 

Insulin Pump

 

Oxygen tank

Must be self-contained and silent. If the oxygen makes noise, or if power is required, then an approval is required prior to scheduling

Spinal Cord Stimulator

 

TENS Units

 

Urine Drainage Bag

Including cleaning supplies

 

Communication Aid

Additional Description

Hearing Aid/Cochlear Implant

 

Vocal Cord Machine

 

 

Mobility Device

Additional Description

Canes

 

Crutches

 

Walker

 

Wheelchair

 

 

Comfort Accommodation

Additional Description

Service Animal

Some but not all service animals wear a special vest or collar or are licensed with certifications. All candidates will be asked if their animal is a service animal and if the answer is yes, our testing sites will proceed with check in.

Pillow/Lumbar Support   

 

Lip Balm / Chap Stick

 

 

Other Accommodations

Additional Description

Court Ordered Ankle Monitor

 

Head Coverings

Typical head coverings may include, but are not limited to, hats, turbans, hijabs, scarves, and yarmulkes. Head Coverings claimed to be worn for medical reasons are also permitted. Typical medical head coverings may include scarves or ball caps.

Religious garments

(e.g., face veil or burka/ burqa)

Religious objects / jewelry

(e.g., Rosary beads, Kabbalah & Kara bracelets)

Kirpan

The Kirpan must not exceed 7 inches in total length, including the sheath. If upon inspection, the Kirpan exceeds 7 inches, Prometric retains the discretion to exclude the Kirpan from the testing center. The Kirpan should be tightly secured to the Gatra (cloth strap that keeps the Kirpan tight next to the body and makes the Kirpan difficult to remove). It should be worn on a Gatra (cloth strap) underneath clothing so that it is not readily visible.

Items worn for religious purposes are permitted into the test room per Prometric's Standard Operating Protocol.  A Test Center Administrators will visually inspect each item.

These are Prometric-allowed items. Please check with your test sponsor as their accommodation procedures may differ.

Please note any and all devices that have external communication capability such as cellular, wireless, Bluetooth, etc., require pre-authorization prior to test day and may not be allowed in the test lab. This also applies to devices that may sound audible alerts, vibrate, or otherwise emit sounds.