Certification Exam Terms of Service

Terms of Service for Linux Foundation Certification Exams

This registration gives you eligibility to take the exam for which you registered (“Exam”) within 12 months of the registration date.

Refund Policy for Exam Registration Fees

You may request a refund of exam registration fees if both of the following are true:

(a) Your exam registration purchase was less than three (3) business days ago AND

(b) You have not yet scheduled an exam reservation

If you are eligible for a refund (per the Exam Refund Policy), please login with your LF Account to https://trainingsupport.linuxfoundation.org and select your request type from the categories provided.

Reschedule or Cancel an Exam Reservation

An exam reservation may be rescheduled or cancelled up to 24 hours before the start time of the exam. You will not be able to make changes to the exam reservation when 24 hours or less remain before the start time of the exam.

If you are a “No-Show” for your scheduled exam reservation, you forfeit the exam registration fees (no refund) and you will not be eligible for a free retake.

Retake Policy

One (1) free retake per Exam purchase will be granted in the event that a passing score is not achieved and Candidate has not otherwise been deemed ineligible for Certification or retake.

Unless otherwise indicated in the exam order, the free retake must be taken within 12 months of the date of the original Exam purchase.

For exam purchases made through an Authorized Training Partner, contact the specific Partner to check eligibility for a free retake.

For exam purchases marked as SINGLE-ATTEMPT or SINGLE, only a single attempt will be granted.