Acquia Certification Program Overview

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Acquia Certification exams are administered at Kryterion Testing Centers in over 750 locations across the globe. Exams are also available as on-line proctored tests. Register on-line for your exam appointment.

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Acquia Certification is the premier professional certification program for Drupal and the Acquia Platform. Whether you're a developer, a Drupal agency, or an Acquia customer, our certifications are the trusted benchmark for validating and promoting your expertise, reducing hiring risk, up-skilling teams, and helping ensure successful project delivery.

  • Digital agencies & Acquia Partners use Acquia Certification to reduce risk by validating skills of prospective hires. Our Certification program ensures your developers all meet a standard bar of skills across knowledge domains; fielding a Certified team differentiates you in the marketplace and helps you win business. Some Acquia Delivery Partners are required to certify team members to achieve Qualified Delivery Team status.
  • Acquia Customers with in-house teams use Certification to keep current with the latest in Drupal knowledge and Acquia Platform skills. Certifying your team helps you get the most out of your Acquia investment.
  • Individual Drupalists use Acquia Certification to establish their competence in a competitive marketplace, and stand out to prospective employers.

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Certification Tracks and Exams

Acquia Certification has three distinct tracks catering to knowledge and skills demands of the industry and Drupal learning paths.

Drupal 8 Track Drupal 7 Track Acquia Platform Track
Acquia Certified Site Builder – D8 Acquia Certified Site Builder – D7 Acquia Certified Cloud Pro
Acquia Certified Developer – D8 Acquia Certified Developer – D7 Acquia Certified Site Factory Pro
Acquia Certified Front End Specialist – D8 Acquia Certified Front End Specialist – D7  
Acquia Certified Back End Specialist – D8 Acquia Certified Back End Specialist – D7  

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