Become an Adobe Certified Associate
Become an Adobe Certified Associate and stand apart from your peers, boost your confidence, and expand your career opportunities. Adobe Certifications are available for Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Premiere, Dreamweaver and Flash. Once you successfully pass the exam, you receive a verification certificate and badge from Adobe, Inc. to place on your social media sites, resumes, and freelance business materials. It is a credential that validates your digital skills, technical abilities, and creative commitment.
Steps to Successful Adobe Certification:
1. Choose which ACA certification is right for you.
• Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
• Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator
• Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign
• Video Communication Using Adobe Premiere
(Flash and Dreamweaver certifications also available - see Adobe.com)
2. Prepare on your own or attend a live program.
Prepare on your on with a ACA Certification Study Bundle, which includes a textbook, videos, practice questions and one voucher with a retake.
- Or -
Attend an Academic or Corporate Live Learning Program
at your school or organization.
3. Schedule an exam appointment.
Find a Certiport Certified Testing Center (worldwide). ACA Exams can only be taken at a Certiport/Adobe Authorized Testing Center.
4. Complete the exam.
If you pass the exam, congratulations. Don’t pass, you can retake the exam. If you have an exam voucher with a retake, you get up to two months to retake the exam.
Adobe Certification Renewals:
Creative Cloud-based ACA certifications become non-current three years after
date of issue and require renewal.