Certiport®, a Pearson VUE business, prepares individuals with current and relevant digital skills and credentials for the competitive global workforce. These solutions are delivered by more than 12,000 Certiport Centers worldwide and include the official Microsoft Office certification program, the Microsoft Technology Associate certification program, the Adobe® Certified Associate certification program, the Adobe® Certified Expert program, the Autodesk® Certified User certification program, the Intuit® QuickBooks Certified User certification program and the IC3 Digital Literacy Certification.
Certiport delivers exams in 148 countries and 27 languages.
Roughly 175,000 exams are administered monthly through a network of more than 12,000 Certiport Authorized Testing Centers worldwide.
Certiport works with more than 400 Subject Matter Experts in 20 countries to ensure exam objectives are consistent with market needs.
Microsoft® Office Specialist—the official certification program for Microsoft Office—was created and launched by Certiport in 1997.
Adobe partnered with Certiport to launch Adobe® Certified Associate—the leading certification for validating entry-level digital communications skills—in June 2007 into educational markets around the world.
Microsoft Office Specialist
“Microsoft Office was the leading software package called out within the top 20 skills across all occupations, coming in at number 3 on the list of most required skills…”
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 2016 is a valuable credential that recognizes the desktop computing skills needed to use the full features and functionality of the Microsoft Office suite.
The Microsoft Office Specialist core certification validates skills with the Microsoft Office suite. Exams are available on these Microsoft Office products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, SharePoint and OneNote.
Microsoft Office Specialist Expert certification validates advanced skills in a specific Microsoft Office application. Gaining the Expert credential requires passing one or both of these exams: Word Expert or Excel Expert.
Microsoft Technology Associate :MTA
For millions of people around the globe, Microsoft Certifications are known and trusted differentiators of an individual’s technology competency. The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certifications are the first level in a student’s pathway to becoming an IT professional. These certifications allow your students to obtain industry certifications early in their technology career – giving them confidence to continue through the challenging and rewarding IT career pathway.
Microsoft’s recommended and preferred path to their world-renowned professional-level certification programs
• Helps students explore career paths in technology without significant investment of time and resources, yet still provides a career foundation and industry certification(s)
• Easily integrates into the curricula of existing technology classes
• Provides an easy-to-use, reliable validation tool to measure students’ understanding of building-block IT concepts
• Delivered via Certiport’s academic friendly testing centersQuick and easy set up
•Have students certify in your own classrooms and labs.
Autodesk® certifications are industry-recognized credentials that can help designers succeed at any stage of their design career. Each Autodesk certification provides reliable validation of skills and knowledge and can lead to enhanced academic success, accelerated professional development, improved productivity, and increased credibility.
A student or employee can set themselves apart and receive industry recognition for proven expertise with Autodesk® software. Earning an Autodesk® certification is a validation that a student or employee has the knowledge and skills necessary to work effectively in a high-tech design environment.
DEMONSTRATE EXPERTISE IN THE LATEST AUTODESK TECHNOLOGY
Autodesk continually improves its software offerings. Having a certification shows academic institutions and employers that a student or employee is ahead of the curve by earning certification on the most recent release of the software.
IMPROVE PERFORMANCE AND MARKETABLE SKILLS
Preparing for certification helps improve performance by strengthening existing skills and developing new skills through study of the exam objectives. Improve marketable advantage by focusing on the skills, projects, and assignments that are important to one’s academic goals or career.
CONFIDENCE AND PEER RECOGNITION
Certification is a step toward defining oneself beyond a job description or academic degree while gaining a sense of personal satisfaction. Earning certification can bring prestige and recognition from peers.