Salesforce.com Certified Force.com Examination. Wow, this has became the biggest thing in Salesforce is getting these cerifications.
There are 5 Certification Exams in different levels for Force.com, 2 for Admins, 2 for Developer and 1 for Consultants. The exams tend to run from $200-$400 depending on which one. The 5 Exams plus study guides, for these are:
- Salesforce.com Certified Administrator : Study Guide
- Salesforce.com Certified Advanced Administrator : Study Guide
- Salesforce.com Certified Force.com Developer : Study Guide
- Salesforce.com Certified Force.com Advanced Developer : Study Guide
- Salesforce.com Certified Consultant : Study Guide
That depends on you. Basically, You need to answer a couple of questions:
- Can you Self Study?
- Do you know the force.com platform
- Are you an ADMIN/Developer for more them 2 years?
- Have you been up to date on the software enhances every season?
There tool is not that bad for data migration purposes. I use there ESI tool.
Now, I will be taking the Developer exam on December 5. Hope to pass on the first try.
I'll keep everyone updated.
BottomLine: Get the certs, its like getting certs for Microsoft. Many companies are now asking for Certified Force.com People.
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