Professional Certification

DataTorrent Apex Professional Certification

Become a DataTorrent-certified Apex professional and join the growing Apex community. Certification builds your confidence in your Apex knowledge for current projects and future roles.

Certification can also accelerate your career. Apex is one of the most popular big data technologies today, and employers are hungry for expertise. With its independent credibility, professional certification sets you apart in a competitive hiring market.

3 Steps to Certification

Learn Your Way

Get started with our free, comprehensive online course modules—on-demand learning lets you progress at your own pace. Or, schedule a personalized instructor-led training online or at your site.

Self-Paced Training

Reach Out For Resources

Want to prepare more or have questions?

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Schedule Your Exam

Schedule the certification exam at a location near you.

Schedule Exam

The certification exam consists of two parts:

  • Part 1: 30 multiple choice questions for 30 points
  • Part 2: Development of an Apex application for 70 points


Time limit: 180 minutes

Exam venue options:

  • In-person at the DataTorrent US headquarters in San Jose, CA
  • In-person at the DataTorrent India headquarters in Pune, India
  • On-site


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This program has certain prerequisites in hardware and software:

You will need access to a machine with at least 8GB RAM, 16GB preferred. To start, you can download DataTorrent RTS Sandbox, but we recommend you have Apex set up on a multi-node Hadoop cluster to fully understand its distributed nature.

Please follow the steps described in Apache Apex Development Environment Setup.