Adobe Experience Manager Certification

Adobe is pleased to offer the AEM Developer Certification Exams in conjunction with AdaptTo() 2014.

Both the AEM Component Developer and AEM Lead Developer certification exams are available during the session. Cost for each exam is $180 USD, reduced from $359.00 USD. Register now, using the Private Access Code “AdaptTo922” for purchasing your seat in the exam.

Links to the exam guides (including brief practice exam) and FAQ can be found below.  

The exams will be delivered via Anywhere Proctored, a service of Pearson VUE, Adobe's test delivery partner.  Anywhere Proctored allows candidates to register and take certification exams from their own computer (laptop) with an approved proctor present.  After registration, a secure browser is launched and the proctor will enter an access code to unlock the exam.  After completing the exam, the candidate can view their score report by logging into their Pearson VUE account.

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Q:  Where and when will the exams be held?

The AEM Certification Exam session will be held 22 September 2014 in conjunction with AdaptTo().

Q:  How do I register for exams?

Registration for Adobe exams is managed at http://www.pearsonvue.com/adobe/

Candidates will use their Pearson VUE account to register for exams (the same account used for exam taken at test centers).  If you have previously registered for an account, use your existing login and password.  If you have not registered with Pearson VUE before, you will set up a new account.  You will also need to run a system requirements check on your computer to verify that the secure browser will launch successfully.

To view the exams available for delivery through Anywhere Proctored, you will need to submit your Private Access Code after logging in. 

For a complete overview of the registration process, please see http://www.pearsonvue.com/adobe/ap/adobe_ap.pdf

Q:  How will I access the exam?

On the day of the exam, you will bring your computer to the exam room and log into your Pearson account via http://www.pearsonvue.com/adobe/ap/ using the same credentials you used to register.

Once logged in, you will be prompted to run a secure browser.  The proctor will unlock the exam for you using his or her credentials.  

Q: What are the system requirements for Anywhere Proctored?

Minimum Specifications:

  • Operating system: Windows 7 or Windows XP SP3.
    Windows 8, 8.1 & Macs are NOT supported at this time. In addition, Microsoft has ended support for Windows XP as of April 8, 2014. Pearson VUE will only provide support on a 'best effort' basis through the end of 2014.
  • Display: 1024 x 768 in 16-bit color (minimum resolution)
  • Internet connection: Broadband (DSL, cable or LAN/WAN): 256 kbps down / 256 kbps up.
    Dial-Up Internet connections are not supported.
  • Internet browsers: Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10.
    Internet Explorer 11 may have problems launching exams.
  • Browser settings: Cookies must be enabled. Pop-up blockers must be disabled.
  • Additional software: Some security software programs, like antivirus software, and/or some third-party browser add-ons may need to be disabled.

Full specifications:

http://www.pearsonvue.com/ap/ITS_secure_browser_system_reqs.pdf

Q:  Are you providing both exams?

Yes, participants can choose which of the exams they are qualified for depending upon their experience level.  The exam guides contain information that will help to identify which exam is most appropriate based on individual skill set.

Q: Is there a charge for the Adobe Certification Exam?

 Yes, the cost for the exam in conjunction to AdaptTo() is $180 USD .  You may charge this to a credit card in the check-out process

Q: I have received a voucher, can I use it for this exam?

If you have a 100% discount voucher, you can apply this during the check-out process.

Q:  Do I need to bring anything except my own computer?

 You will need to provide two photo IDs (such as Passport and Driver’s License) to the Adobe Proctor.

 

Have additional questions? Feel free to contact us at dmktgcom@adobe.com.

For specific questions about Anywhere Proctored or the registration process, contact partnercertification@adobe.com