BLOOMINGTON, Minn., July 20, 2004 — Pearson VUE, the electronic testing business of Pearson Education, today announced that it has collaborated with GetCertify4Less.com to offer an unprecedented opportunity to candidates seeking A+ certification. The CompTIA A+ Test with Confidence promotion, which began July 1, 2004, enables candidates to purchase vouchers for either of the A+ core exams from GetCertify4Less.com for $92 in the United States and Canada and $130 everywhere else through August 31, 2004. If a retake is necessary, a voucher may be purchased at GetCertify4Less.com for $58, regardless of geography. This retake voucher promotion is only available in the Pearson VUE network of over 3,700 Pearson VUE™ Authorized Centers around the world.
Test takers or organizations interested in learning more about the CompTIA A+ Test with Confidence promotion can go to www.PearsonVUE.com/CompTIA/confidence or www.GetCertify4Less.com/CompTIA-Aplus-Test-with-Confidence.asp.
M. Siddique, vice president and general manager of GetCertify4Less.com said, “The fear of failing a major certification exam has historically been coupled with the need to pay full price for another exam. The CompTIA A+ Test with Confidence promotion goes a long ways towards eliminating the financial impact of needing to retest.”
“We are thrilled to be able to offer our customers such great discounts on one of the IT industry’s most sought after certifications,” said Randy Trask, Pearson VUE vice president Market Development. “This CompTIA A+ Test with Confidence promotion is just another example of us trying to take away some of the stress from our customers’ testing experience.”
Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) is the electronic testing business of Pearson Education, which in turn is part of Pearson (NYSE: PSO; LSE: PSON), the international media company. Pearson’s primary operations also include the Financial Times Group and the Penguin Group.