Certified developer program
Official developer certification from nopCommerce team
Certified developer program
Introduction to the certification
The world of nopCommerce is expanding every day. More and more store owners are introduced to nopCommerce, more and more web developers start using it. For the mutual benefit of store owners and developers, we are happy to announce nopCommerce developer certification test. This test is designed to verify developers’ proficiency in nopCommerce, their skills as nopCommerce developers, thus giving them official recognition and proof.
The certification in brief
Our certification is an online exam. To pass the exam, it is required to score 80% or more. On passing the exam, a developer is is given the Specialist certificate and awarded the Certified Specialist badge.
The exam fee is $100 and is non-returnable. To apply for the exam, a developer should buy an online exam voucher. The voucher can be used at any convenient time, it is not necessary to buy it right before the exam. On failing the exam, the developer is allowed to retake it for additional fee anytime.
Benefits of the certification
Official skills recognition
Obtaining the certificate and the certified specialist badge will make you or your agency more marketable, and give you more prestige in the nopCommerce community. Certified experts will be listed in the certified developers directory on the official nopCommerce site.
Staying current with technologies
Certification is based on the latest nopCommerce version and is an excellent test of a developer's skills and knowledge.
Advancing your career
Being a certified specialist, you get better opportunities on a job market, quickly advance on your existing job, or keep your team's skills on the top.
Attracting more clients
Certified specialists draw more clients and generally are more trustworthy. Obtaining the certificate is an effective way to attract clients by indicating your exceptional and officially recognized position as a nopCommerce developer.
The certificate can boost your self-confidence as a professional and be a good ground for promotion or raise.
For solution partners
The number of certified specialists is shown under the title of the agency on the Solution partners page.
On successful certification you receive
The nopCommerce certified developer certificate (PDF version).
The certified developer Badge. It will be added to your profile on our forums.
Everyone can take the exam, but we strongly recommend a candidate to have:
- Solid understanding of the .NET Framework and ASP.NET MVC development
- Experience in frontend development
- Experience in design and development of nopCommerce powered shops
- After completing an application form, in 24 hours the invitation will be sent to the email indicated in the form
- The exam will be taken online
- The exam must be completed in one session
- The length of the session is 60 minutes
- The exam is an open book type
- The entire exam consists of 50 questions
- 80% of correct answers grant the certificate
Find the list of certified specialists in the certification directory.