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Old 09-26-2012
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Question when will prometric offer seats for 2013?

Hello everybody,
I just wanted to know that when does the prometric website allow you to check check availability and schedule exams for Januwary 2013 onwards? I think we can register for the 2013 exams as of right now on iwa but it's strange that we can;t book our seats on prometric. Any ideas when it's gonna start??
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It's still not available!!!
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It's still not available!!!
Alrite bud. I have been trying to find this out for the past 3 weeks and have rang their Holland office as well as chatting online to them. Awful customer service. No one seems to have a clue what's going on. Apparently they don't offer dates more than 3 months in advance and this has been their policy for a long time - this is rubbish as my previous steps were all booked 5 or 6 months in advance but there was no talking to them. They were not able to clarify when the January date will become available but should be some time this month. I have read elsewhere that there are no prometric dates for the 1st 2 wks of January because ecfmg are on holidays so perhaps this has something to do with it and maybe dates will become available in the middle of this month. But that's only speculation on my part. Bottom line is that Prometric are some joke shop and extremely frustrating to deal with. That's the info I have to hand anyways. Hope that helps.
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Whoa I had totally forgotten that the exam is not offered in the first 2 weeks of January!
Thank you for your info. Totally helped
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Still no January seats on offer. Now Prometric are just taking the absolute piss . . . .
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You're right. There's probably something wrong with the website?
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The prometric website shows up 2013 dates for step 1..I booked my date online already..Chk it out guys..You can view the calendar without verification but to book a date you need to have a scheduling permit no..
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I can't make an appointment yet because I don't have my scheduling permit, but I can't check out the availability for January 2013! It simply doesn't show up
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Yes..I don't see jan calendar right now..But when i booked jan exam date just few days back,i wasn't able to find any availability in oct,nov and dec..But now i do..So i guess they have opened up more dates in 2012 and put jan aside..But i wonder how come feb 2013 and later is out bt nt jan.!! It's impossible that all jan dates are booked. Try calling Ecfmg to clear this out..
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I just tried checking the 2013 calendar for a center in another country, and for some reason it's working. The January dates are available. But not in the center in the country I was planning to give it in. That's really strange. The 2013 calendar just doesn't open for Saudi Arabia
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yes the dates for 2013 also dot show up here in nepal,at the prometric website.wonder whats happening?
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There are still no Jan dates showing up for Europe. My schedule permit is valid until end of Feb. I have rang Prometric twice and have chatted to them onlin. No one knows anything about what's going on so I wouldn't advise a call. Let me know if you start getting dates. Cheers
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Finally got to the bottom of this. Finally got talking to a lad in Prometric who seemed to know his stuff.

Prometric open dates twice a yr. They open dates every June/July until the end of December. Then they open them in November until June. That is the reason that there are no January dates as of yet. On Nov 1st, dates will open up from Jan to June.

Regarding the 1st two wks that Prometric centres take off in January. This is entirely dependent on the location of the Prometric centre. Some take it off and some don't. It's not a blanket 2 wks off across the board.

Bottom line dates will open up this wk. Happy hunting lads
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Yes itís not available
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Thanks for your advice
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Got my date anyways so happy out. Got it 2 mths and 1 wk before the big day, which is simply not good enough.
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Hey, its available now. Your center does not have availability for 2013?? Check if its still open
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