Option #2: Offsite testing

Offsite testing through Certification Central is available for the following:

Registration for these assessments is now closed


Attendees of the 2017 Education and Business Summit will have the opportunity to earn Industry-Recognized Credentials and other certifications at the conference this summer!  

There are three options to take advantage of this opportunity.

Option #3: Other Training & Certification

The OSHA 10 hour general industry training class will be offered at the 2017 Education and Business Summit. Registration for OSHA training is now closed.

The room locations will be published in the conference app and program for the OSHA training.

Option #1: Office Classroom at The TD Center

“Certification Central” is a proctored area in the Office Classroom of the TD Convention Center featuring the following (click to read more about each of them):


These assessments are at no additional cost to attendees and are available on a walk in basis only. Participants must be registered for the Education and Business Summit in order to sit for these exams. Depending on demand, it may be possible to sit for more than one.  The Red Cross exam is a pilot and is not available on a walk in basis.  With questions on this particular assessment, please contact Dr. Eleanor Glover Gladney, eglover@ed.sc.gov.

 "Certification Central" will be open on Sunday from the beginning of the first session until the general session, and then Monday - Wednesday from the end of the general sessions to the time the summit concludes each day.

  • CompTia A+, Net+, Security +​ , and NET+


If you have specific questions about Certification Central, please contact Rachel Rutledge, 803-734-8438, rrutledge@ed.sc.gov.