FAQ

For Certification Candidates


View our Training Partner page to find courses offered near you.
All candidates are required to take a course offered by a Professional Designations Registered Training Partner to be eligible for exams.
Training is available in face-to-face classroom format as well as online, instructor led. View our Training Partner page to find course offerings.
Yes. Professional Designations recognizes the educational value provided by other institutions and recognizes DevOps Foundation certification from DevOps Institute and DevOps Fundamentals from DevOps Skills Association. For other equivalencies, contact info@professionaldesignations.com for an equivalency assessment. Provide the course name, training provider, date of course and a copy of your certificate.
Professional Designations is pleased to support all candidates and offers one free exam re-sit for each certification exam. Contact info@professionaldesignations.com to request your free re-sit exam.
View the specific Certification page for its syllabus.
A certification verifies that you have achieved a predetermined level of knowledge and skill in a specific content area.

A designation verifies that you have achieved a predetermined level of knowledge, skills and abilities in a given profession or industry. It grants use of the credential in signatures, business titles and communications.
Professional Designations will award a designation upon completion of an advanced certification and its required criteria. View our Designations page for details.
Professional Designations will send you a digital copy of your certificate.