Exams and courses for service technicians

Service technicians who troubleshoot and repair Apple products must be Apple certified by completing certain exams and courses.

All AppleCare Certified Mac Technician (ACMT) exams are available at Pearson VUE. Learn how to register for exams with Pearson VUE. Another way to take exams is as part of an ACMT certification class at an Apple Authorized Training Center. For information about training centers, use the Training Center Locator.

ACMT 2015 certification

Product Required exams and courses

MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012)

MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013 to Mid 2014)

  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012 to Early 2014)
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015)
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012 to Early 2015) Course in ATLAS
MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015)
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) and MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013, to Mid 2015) Course in ATLAS
  • Trackpad Calibration Check Course in ATLAS
MacBook Air (Mid 2013 and Early 2015)
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015)
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015) Course in ATLAS
  • Trackpad Calibration Check Course in ATLAS
iMac (Late 2012 to Mid 2015)
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
Mac Pro (Late 2013)
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam
All other Macs
  • 9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam

9L0-066: OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam: topics and courses to study
9L0-012: Mac Hardware Service Exam: topics and courses to study

ACMT certification

If you're not already ACMT certified, complete the ACMT 2015 exams and courses instead.

Product Required exams and courses

MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012)

MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013 to Mid 2014)

  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • 9L0-S02: Service Qualification Exam for MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) and MacBook Pro (Retina,15-inch, Early 2013 to Mid 2015)
MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012 to Early 2014)
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • 9L0-S03: Service Qualification Exam for MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012 to Early 2015)
MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015)
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • 9L0-S03: Service Qualification Exam for MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012 to Early 2015)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012 to Early 2015) Course in ATLAS
MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015)
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • 9L0-S02: Service Qualification Exam for MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) and MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013, to Mid 2015)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) and MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013, to Mid 2015) Course in ATLAS
  • Trackpad Calibration Check Course in ATLAS
MacBook Air (Mid 2013 and Early 2015)
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • 9L0-S05: MacBook Air (Mid 2013 and Early 2015) Qualification Exam
MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015)
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015) Course in ATLAS
  • Trackpad Calibration Check Course in ATLAS
iMac (Late 2012 to Mid 2015)
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • 9L0-S04: iMac (Late 2012 to Late 2014) Service Qualification Exam
Mac Pro (Late 2013)
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam
  • 9L0-S06: Mac Pro (Late 2013) Service Qualification Exam
All other Macs
  • 9L0-065: Mac OS X Mavericks Troubleshooting Exam
  • 9L0-011: Mac Hardware Service Exam

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