Adobe Certified Expert

It can be difficult to stand out in today’s job market. Becoming an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) gives you a clear and focused way to tell the world about your expertise in leading products from Adobe. Adobe certifications are industry recognized. In addition to communicating your expertise, becoming an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE):

  • Differentiates you from competitors
  • Attracts new business
  • Shows your commitment to advancing your skills
  • Entitles you to add your name to the ACE Finder where you can be found by those seeking out someone with your skillset

Adobe Certified Expert certifications

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Dreamweaver Certified Expert Exam

The ACE: Dreamweaver Creative Cloud (CC) exam candidates are individuals who have a minimum of three years’ experience as a web developer. Candidates should have experience with architecting a site, designing page layouts, coding pages, and formatting page elements with CSS. Candidates should also be familiar with web standards and be able to render pages in modern web browsers. A knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, as well as IDEs for hand coding, is also suggested.

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Flash Certified Expert Exam

The ACE: Flash Professional CS6 exam candidates are individuals who have 3-4 years’ experience with animation, video, programming interactivity, and deploying Flash content to the Web, desktop, and mobile platforms. The exam tests knowledge of deploying Flash content to the Web and desktop including measuring your understanding of ActionScript 3.0 programming fundamentals.

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Illustrator Certified Expert Exam

The ACE: Illustrator CS6 exam candidates are individuals who have a minimum of three years’ experience as a graphic designer or illustrator, as well as experience in conceptual design and creation of comps. Candidates should also be familiar with scanners, tablet input devices, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Bridge. The exam tests knowledge of creating and editing vector graphics. This includes preparing graphics for print, Web, and mobile platforms.

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InDesign Certified Expert Exam

The ACE: InDesign CS6 exam candidates are individuals who have at least two years of page layout experience and regularly use other Creative Suite applications. Candidates should be able to successfully manage a team of entry-level production artists, answer questions, and suggest productivity enhancements. Candidates should also be familiar with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Microsoft Word. The exam tests knowledge of laying out and designing text, graphics, and cross-media for onscreen and print documents.

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Photoshop Certified Expert Exam

The ACE: Photoshop Creative Cloud (CC) exam candidates are individuals who have a minimum of two years’ experience using Adobe Photoshop in a digital imaging/design environment. Candidates may be responsible for digital asset management, production, and execution of projects in the fields of (but not limited to): photographic art, advertising design, photojournalism, news and media production, new media (Internet, Social, Mobile), and video. Candidates should also be familiar with Camera Raw, Adobe Bridge, and Mini Bridge.

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Premiere Pro Certified Expert Exam

The ACE: Premiere Pro Creative Cloud (CC) exam candidates are individuals who have a minimum of three years’ editing experience in a professional environment. They have produced output for internal or external clients. Typical job titles include: Editor, Assistant Editor, Producer, and Logger. Candidates should also be familiar with Adobe Media Encoder.

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Digital Analyst Certified Expert Exam

By earning the ACE: Digital Analyst credential, candidates prove they understand what it takes to identify, analyze, and present data to become a valuable part of a data-driven organization. Becoming an ACE: Digital Analyst professional can help you differentiate yourself in today's competitive job market, broaden your employment opportunities by displaying your advanced skills, and result in higher earning potential.

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Reports and Analytics: Implementation Certified Expert Exam

By earning the ACE Reports and Analytics: Implementation credential (formerly SiteCatalyst Implementation), candidates prove they have the expertise to interpret a list of business requirements, map them to Adobe Analytics: Reports and Analytics variables and functions, and deploy the solution on a web site. Becoming an ACE Reports and Analytics: Implementation expert can help you differentiate yourself in today's competitive job market, broaden your employment opportunities by displaying your advanced skills, and result in higher earning potential.

Becoming an Adobe Certified Expert can lead to accelerated career development, improved productivity, and enhanced credibility. In short, it can help get you where you want to go.

Simple, Affordable Testing Options

Certiport Centers have access to the self-assessments, practice tests, exam demos and other resources they need to ensure students are prepared to take exams and successfully earn certifications. Classroom license options allow schools to conduct unlimited online testing for an affordable annual fee that simplifies budgeting by eliminating per-test costs.

Recognition and Credentials

Upon successful certification, you’ll receive the following:

Electronic Certificate - Suitable for printing and framing.

Certification Logo - Official Autodesk certification logo for use on business cards, resumes, and letterhead.

Digital Credential - Showcase your certification so an employer can easily evaluate and validate your qualifications.

Certification and Recertification

There are two types of ACE exams: certification and recertification. Certifications on Adobe Digital Marketing Suite products and Creative Cloud are valid for 12 months. Once your certification has expired, you will have 90 days to recertify. After the recertification window has past, you will have to go back to a testing center and take the full exam.

Certification exams are computer based, multiple-choice exams that are delivered by Pearson VUE in a proctored environment.

Recertification exams are also multiple-choice. They are offered online and can be taken from anywhere in which you have an Internet connection.

Note: In order to qualify for your recertification status, you must be certified on the previous version for the product in which you are currently seeking certification. For example, in order to have the Photoshop® CC recertification exam count toward your certification status, you must first be certified for Photoshop CS6.

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