The IEEE Communications Society (IEEE ComSoc) has announced Oct. 12-31 as the next test period for its IEEE Wireless Communication Engineering Technologies (IEEE WCET) Certification Program examination. Interested parties are urged to visit www.ieee-wcet.org for more program information and application details. The application window for the next test cycle will commence July 6 and end Sept. 4.
To earn the IEEE Wireless Communication professional (WCP) credential, individuals with a bachelor’s or comparable degree from an accredited institution and at least three years of professional wireless engineering experience must pass the comprehensive examination. Administered on computer at selected worldwide locations, the official IEEE WCET exam is composed of 150 multiple-choice questions. Applicants are given up to four hours to complete the exam. The $500 fee ($450 for IEEE and IEEE ComSoc members) covers the application, processing fees and "seat fee" for taking the test. A certificate is sent to those who pass the exam.