Proctoring a Web-based Exam

The following is a series of video-based tutorials that demonstrates the fundamentals of proctoring a web-based exam. The tutorials demonstrate important Pre-administration and Test Day activities such as Workstation Certification, Starting the Exam Session, Monitoring the Exam Session, Reporting Incidents and Irregularities, and Ending the Exam Session.

If you're a new user, these tutorials will help you get up to speed. Stop, rewind, replay and learn at your own pace.

System Requirements

A minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768 is required to view the tutorials. Adobe Flash 10 or higher is also required. If Adobe Flash Player is not installed on your computer, click on the Adobe Flash Player link below to download Flash.

Duration Time
Prior to Test Day
  • Exploring the Chief Proctor Resource Site
  • 02min 45sec
  • Facility Confirmation
  • 02min 24sec
    On Test Day
  • Preparing Workstations
  • 01min 03sec
  • Starting the Exam Session
  • 03min 10sec
  • Launching the Exam (Examinee)
  • 04min 38sec
    Monitoring the Exam Session
  • Monitoring the Exam
  • 01min 56sec
  • Admitting a Late Start
  • 01min 16sec
  • Approving a Restart
  • 01min 24sec
  • Closing an Examinee's Test Session
  • 00min 50sec
    Reporting Incidents & Irregularities
  • Reporting Incidents
  • 01min 48sec
  • Updating Incidents
  • 01min 23sec
    Ending the Exam Session
  • Ending the Exam
  • 02min 27sec

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