Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How often do I have to take the exam?
    Just for major versions. For example the “Administrator Joomla! 3” exam is valid for all Joomla! 3.x versions.

  2. What happens when Joomla! 4 comes out?
    We will have two separates exams. For example “Administrator Joomla! 3” and “Administrator Joomla! 4”. Joomla! certifications are only available for major versions.

  3. What’s the format of the exam?
    Computer based, 60 questions, 90 minutes, multiple choice.

  4. What languages is the exam available in?
    Currently, only English. In the future, we hope to be able to offer the exam in a wide variety of languages.

  5. How can I prepare for the exam?
    You can attend a training by a Joomla! Learning Partner in your country. In the future, you will be able to train yourself using the Joomla! Documentation.

  6. Where I can take the exam?
    You can take the exam at a Joomla! Learning Partner, on a JoomlaDay event or at an officially registered Joomla! User Group.

  7. Who gets the money for the exam?
    The money goes to the Joomla! community through Open Source Matters.

  8. Where I can post questions about the Joomla certification program?
    You can post your questions in the Joomla! Forum.