Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

Starting Monday, December 18, 2017, The Testing Center hours are as follow:

  • Monday, December 18, 2017: 8 AM – 5 PM
  • Tuesday, December 19, 2017: 8 AM – 4 PM

On Wednesday, December 20, 2017 until Tuesday, January 2, 2018, the Testing Center will be closed. All registrations forms and payments will not be processed until Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence promotes excellence in auto repair and service through ASE Certification exams, which are used to test and certify repair and service professionals.

Testing Procedures

  1. Before Your Exam
    1. Register & Pay for your exam at
    2. Make an ASE appointment
      1. ASE exams are appointment only and only administered on Monday’s from 9 AM to 3 PM.
        Make an Appointment
    3. Receive your confirmation call from a Testing Center Representative.
      1. Please note that registration forms are not processed automatically. If you have not received a confirmation call within 72 hours of your registration, please call The Testing Center at 936-261-3627 or email at
    4. Verify that you have received the ASE Appointment Approval Form via email confirming your appointment time and date.

  2. After The Exam
    1. When you complete all the schedule ASE tests and surveys, please gather your belongings and exit the test room.
    2. The test administrator will then provide your score report(s) when you finish all your tests. Administrator may be assisting other students. Also, test results can take a few minutes to upload so that the test administrator can print the score.

  3. Accommodations
    1. If you need accommodations, please submit ASE’s ADA request form to ASE before you register and schedule an appointment for your ASE test.

  4. Retest Policy
    1. If you receive a pass or fail result, you must wait 30 full days before purchasing and scheduling a retest.