As Salesforce evolves, you need to expand your skills and knowledge in order to successfully manage the latest advances. We know you’ve been waiting to take your programming assignment. Salesforce University now offers three certifications in place of our Force.com credentials: Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I, Salesforce Certified Platform Developer II, and Salesforce Certified Platform App Builder. Our Force.com credentials will begin retiring in July of 2017, so choose the best transition option for you. The retirement process for these credentials will be complete as of March 30, 2018.