Licensing Examinations Now Available Through Pearson VUE Professional Centers
As of May 1, 2020, candidates may begin scheduling exams at the following Pearson VUE testing locations: Boynton Beach, Doral, Ft Lauderdale (2), Fort Myers (2), Gainesville, Hollywood, Jacksonville, Lake Mary, Lakeland, Melbourne, Miami, Orlando, Ormond Beach, Pensacola, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Tallahassee, and Tampa. In addition to these test center locations, the Pearson VUE sites that have been available for essential services exams since April 16, 2020, will remain open to DBPR candidates, including: Deerfield Beach; Gainesville; Jacksonville; Miami; Orlando; Plantation; Port Charlotte; Tallahassee; and Tampa. All DBPR licensing exams administered by Pearson VUE have been included in the essential services exams group, including examinations for: Asbestos, Auctioneer, Barber, Building Code, Community Association Manager, Construction (except plumbing), Cosmetology, Electrical, Landscape Architect, Real Estate, Real Estate Appraiser, Veterinary Medicine, and Drugs, Devices and Cosmetics. For additional information regarding these testing centers and the scheduling or rescheduling of exam appointments, please see the Pearson VUE FAQs.