VCA Basic Exam

The exam Basic Safety VCA is a part of every STC-KNRM Basic Safety VCA course. It’s also possible to do the examination only.

If you choose not to do the VCA course and want to study for the exam by yourself we refer you to the website of Pontifex to order a textbook.

Basic VCA books are available in Dutch, English, German, Polish and Lithuanian.

The exam VCA Basic Exam English consists of 40 multiple choice questions. 28 questions must be correctly answered to pass the exam.

It is a computer exam, the exam will take maximum 60 minutes. The exam will be taken by Pontifex Certification.

For participants with language or reading difficulties there is the possibility to take a reading exam, this is not the same as an oral exam.

This VCA Basic Exam is in the English language but can also be booked in Dutch, German , French, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Slovakian, Romanian and Lithuanian.
Do you wish to book this course in another language? Please select VCA Basic exam and choose your language.

Through our website you can book directly for Pontifex locations: Barendrecht, Capelle a/d Ijssel, Dordrecht, Den Bosch, Rijswijk, Rotterdam en Sliedrecht.

Would you rather participate at 1 of the other 22 locations throughout The Netherlands please contact STC-KNRM at 0800-1412.
Almere, Amsterdam, Apeldoorn, Coevorden, Drachten, Eindhoven, Enschede, Geleen, Goes, Groningen, Haarlem, Leeuwarden, Middelharnis, Midwoud, Moerdijk, Nieuwegein, Nijmegen, Velsen-Noord, Vierlingsbeek, Vierpolders, Waddinxveen en Zwolle.

The registration deadline for exams have changed from 24 hours to 48 hours. This means that all exams are requested at VCA Infra at least 48 hours in advance. We can not accept registrations that are made a day in advance.