BURLINGTON, MA – March 20, 2014 – Acquia, where great digital experiences begin, today announced the introduction of the Acquia Certification Program, the industry’s first professional assessment and credentialing program to recognize Drupal and Acquia expertise. Employing systematic, objective assessments to validate the skills of developers and users, the program helps organizations effectively assess their team, plan their development projects, and support their organization’s career and professional development initiatives in a flexible and scalable way.
Acquia is also expanding the scope of its Learning Services, debuting five on-demand courses for Acquia products, including Acquia Cloud, Acquia Cloud Site Factory, and Acquia Search. Acquia Learning Services has trained thousands of people through its series of live, instructor-led Drupal training courses, offered through its partner network. Hundreds of organizations have incorporated Acquia training into their digital lifecycle management strategies, enabling them to achieve greater agility, speed their time to market, and reduce their total cost of ownership.
“Teams that are well trained on Drupal and Acquia solutions have a significant advantage to be more creative, innovative and unrestricted to create and deliver great digital experiences,” said Chris Comparato, vice president of customer solutions at Acquia. “Acquia Learning Services helps our customers continue to invest in their teams while also increasing their own brand recognition and appreciation within the Drupal community.”
Unlike other offerings on the market, Acquia Learning Services offers a customizable approach, giving organizations the flexibility to build training approaches that align to their specific projects and unique needs. Not only does this ensure your team can meet aggressive project times and goals to deliver a high-quality digital experience, but it also gives organizations peace of mind that their teams can achieve success using Drupal and Acquia solutions. Certification from Acquia also enables individuals to demonstrate their mastery of Drupal and Acquia solutions and preparedness to support development projects.