Rise Above the Crowd with New Appian Plugin Developer Certification

We are pleased to announce that the Appian Certified Plugin Developer (ACPD) program is now available on Appian Forum. The ACPD exam includes concepts covered in the Appian Essentials, Appian Process Design, and Appian Developer training courses. In advance of Appian World 2013, we are extending the low certification cost of $349 through May.

An Appian Certification accreditation provides a signal to the market that sets you apart from the crowd. Custom plugins and data types are the cornerstone of Appian’s integration framework and your ACPD certification proves that you are able to tackle your customers’ most challenging integration requirements. Customers who become Appian Certified deliver higher ROI to their organizations and help ensure the success of their projects. Partner organizations with Appian Certified professionals win more deals and command higher premiums.

The Appian Certified Plugin Developer program validates that participants have a thorough understanding of smart service plugins, function plugins, and complex data types. It also verifies that participants can design and build plugins and data types that perform well, follow best practices, and use concise and clear code.

To take the Appian Certified Plugin Developer exam, first make sure you meet the minimum requirements in the Certification FAQ. If so, you can request to take the exam by opening the Certification application on Appian Forum and clicking the “Get Certified” button.

Jed Fonner

Appian Architect