Certification Exam - Limited English Proficiency

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Limitadong kasanayan sa ingles    |   제한된 영어 능력     |   Trình độ tiếng anh hạn chế  

Maîtrise limitée de l'anglais            |   英语水平有限       |   Konpetans angle limite 

The HUD Housing Counselor Certification Exam is available in English and Spanish. Candidates with limited English proficiency and limited Spanish proficiency may request additional exam time.

To request additional exam time due to limited English and limited Spanish proficiency:

Your request must be in English and must include:

  • A statement that you are limited English and limited Spanish proficient
  • A request for extra time
  • A request for additional accommodations if necessary due to a documented disability (review Reasonable Accommodations)

Test center exams require at least 30 days to arrange extra time.

  • DO NOT register for the exam until your request has been approved.
  • Identify the test center.
  • Provide three possible exam dates and times.

Online exams require at least 5 days to arrange extra time.

  • DO NOT register for the exam until your request has been approved.

Please call 800-448-7149 if you require assistance. Support is available 8:00am – 4:30pm Monday – Friday except federal holidays.