Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training

Rule Rule 259-020-0150
Examination for Licensure


(1) The Department, in consultation with the Polygraph Licensing Advisory Committee, will prescribe the manner and contents of any examination for licensure (exam) conducted by the Department under provisions of the Act.
(2) Each exam requires submission of the examination fee prescribed by OAR 259-020-0220 (Fees and Payments).
(3) The minimum passing score for the exam is 75%.
(4) Applicants and polygraph examiner trainees are limited to three attempts to pass the exam.
(5) A person who does not achieve a passing score on the exam may retake the exam a second time without a minimum waiting period.
(6) A person who does not achieve a passing score on their second attempt to pass the exam must wait a minimum of six months from the date of the second exam before retaking the exam a third time.

(7)

The licensure of a person who does not achieve a passing score on the exam within three attempts is subject to denial or revocation pursuant to OAR 259-020-0200 (Denial, Suspension or Revocation of Licensure).
(8) Persons who take the exam are prohibited from disclosing the contents of the exam, including the exam questions and answers, to anyone or any entity.
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