The Society of Broadcast Engineers

The Association for Broadcast and Multimedia Technology Professionals

SBE Certification Exam Schedule


The SBE Certification Committee has established the following exam dates. Choose the exam period that is best for you.

Exam Dates
Application Deadline
Ennes Workshop ATSC3 Specialist exam session: April 15, 2023 following two-day workshop Westgate Resort March 13, 2023

SBE exams during the NAB Show: April 18, 2023

LVCC West Hall W201

March 13, 2023
June 1-12, 2023 Local Chapters April 21, 2023
August 4-14, 2023 Local Chapters June 16, 2023
November 3-13, 2023 Local Chapters September 8, 2023

When you are ready to take an SBE exam, please fill out the appropriate application and send it into the SBE National office (see address below). You will be notified once your application has been approved. Approximately 3 weeks before the exam time, your local certification chairman will receive a list of applicants in his/her area. He/she will then contact those applicants to schedule a date, time and place for the exams. The exams will be mailed back to the National office for grading. The pass/fail grades will then be mailed directly to the applicants.

You may mail, email or fax your applications to:

Megan E. Clappe
Certification Director
9102 N. Meridian St. Suite 150
Indianapolis, IN 46260
317-846-9120 Fax

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Please note: SBE Certification exams are administered only by the SBE and are proctored in person by qualified and approved representatives of the SBE. No other organization is authorized to administer SBE exams.