KCS Certification Offerings

The KCS Academy is the source for KCS® resources and the only authorized certifying body for KCS. See a full description of our offerings below.

Certifications

KCS v6 Fundamentals logo

Entry-level certification for anyone interested in learning the basics of KCS.
KCS v6 Fundamentals One Page   •   Program details

$95 Online, non-proctored exam consisting of about 25 questions. There is a 60 minute time limit. (Please note this is different from the $145 online training described below.)

KCS v6 Practices logo

Advanced-level certification for those demonstrating thorough, deep, and broad understanding of KCS.
KCS v6 Practices One Page  •  Program details

$450 Proctored exam consists of about 65 scenario-based, multiple choice questions. No supporting materials are allowed. There is a two hour time limit.

KCS v6 Trainer logo

Advanced-level certification for experienced trainers who hold the KCS v6 Practices certification and intend to sell and deliver accredited KCS training.
KCS v6 Trainer One Page  •  Program details

$650 Proctored exam consisting of about 45 fill-in-the-blank and essay questions. No supporting materials are allowed. There is a 100 minute time limit. The exam is just one of several steps required to become a KCS v6 Certified Trainer.

KCS v6 Internal Trainer logo

Advanced-level certification for experienced trainers who hold the KCS v6 Practices certification and intend to deliver accredited KCS training within a specific company.
KCS v6 Internal Trainer One Page  •  Program details

$650 Proctored exam consisting of about 45 fill-in-the-blank and essay questions. No supporting materials are allowed. There is a 100 minute time limit. The exam is just one of several steps required to become a KCS v6 Certified Internal Trainer.

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