Technology is evolving.

Your career can too.

As Salesforce evolves, you need to expand your skills and knowledge in order to successfully manage the latest advances. To better differentiate the skills of declarative and programmatic developers, Salesforce University is introducing three new certifications designed to demonstrate your ability to help your company — or customers — get the most out of Salesforce.


Declarative Certifications

App Builder Salesforce Certification icon

Salesforce Certified App Builder

Demonstrate your ability to design, build, and implement custom applications using the declarative
customization capabilities of the platform.

Programmatic Certifications

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Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I

Demonstrate your ability to develop custom business logic and interfaces to extend Salesforce using Apex and Visualforce.

Platform Developer II Salesforce Certification

Salesforce Certified Platform Developer II

Demonstrate your skills and knowledge of the advanced programmatic capabilities of the platform, and your ability to develop complex business logic and interfaces.

Be recognized. Get certified early — for free.

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Participate in our beta exams and get your certification for free! You’ll be among the first people certified and you’ll help Salesforce University gather performance statistics on new exam content. As a participant, you’ll get to provide feedback on the exam, and data gathered during the beta period influences the questions selected for the standard exam once it is launched.

The beta exams for the Salesforce Certified App Builder and the Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I credentials are offered June 29, 2015 – July 10, 2015.

We are accepting a limited number of qualified candidates for the beta exams.

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