Stand out by demonstrating your knowledge, skills, and expertise


Earning a PowerDMS professional certification is a significant way to validate your PowerDMS skills. When you become certified, you join an elite group of PowerDMS users who’ve acquired advanced PowerDMS knowledge and have the expertise to prove it.

Why become a PowerDMS Certified Professional?

  • Earn a credential that proves your skill level.
  • Develop your skills with exercises that emphasize real-world applications.
  • Accelerate your professional development.
  • Enhance your credibility, career, and organization’s success.

Become a PowerDMS Certified Professional today!

Certifications



Tier 1 - Specialist Certification - $150

Content Management Specialist - Candidates that choose the Specialist tier of certification will go through the Content Management track and will have full knowledge of all features in the Administration Menu of PowerDMS, will be able to create groups and manage security, upload, manage, and revise documents in PowerDMS, utilize simple and advanced workflows, use PowerDMS Sync and PowerDMS Mobile, use Content Hub as both a publisher and a subscriber, and will be able to utilize Public-Facing Documents.

Tier 2 - Associate Certification $250

Candidates that choose the Associate tier of certification will choose between an Accreditation or Training Management track:

Content and Accreditation Management Associate - Candidates that choose the Content and Accreditation Management Associate tier of certification will go through the Content Management track. They will have a complete understanding of using Power DMS content management features, plus be able to subscribe to Standards Manuals, create assessments, understand roles and assignments, attach documents and proofs, highlight, use tasks, copy attachments and tasks to a new assessment, copy attachments between roles, set up assessors/auditors, and efficiently manage assessment reporting.

Content and Training Management Associate - Candidates that choose the Content and Training Management Associate tier of certification will go through the Content Management track. They will have a complete understanding of using Power DMS content management features, plus have a thorough knowledge of creating and assigning tests and surveys, using certificates to assign and track training, managing certificate expiration and notification, using certificate properties and customizing certificate images, using courses to disseminate information, creating multi-year courses for recurring training, utilizing training requests, and understanding all areas of training reporting.

Tier 3 - Professional Certification $350

PowerDMS Professional - Candidates that choose the Professional tier of certification will go through the Content, Accreditation, and Training Management tracks. The Professional tier candidates will have a complete understanding of using all of PowerDMS – Content, Accreditation, and Training Management features.

Requirements

The PowerDMS Certified Professional programs officially designate participants as peers within the PowerDMS community and recognize the time, effort, knowledge and skills necessary to attain PowerDMS professional certification. PowerDMS customers and partners with at least six months of master or limited administrator PowerDMS experience* will be eligible to apply for PowerDMS Certified Professional programs. The application period for PowerDMS Certified Professional programs will run until 90 days prior to the day before the next Entrust conference, or until the program slots have been filled. Candidates will be required to travel to an onsite review session and a proctored final exam. This will be at the expense of the candidate and is not included in the cost of the program. Please note: recertification will be required every two years.

* Exceptions to the six-month minimum master or limited administrator PowerDMS experience may be made on a case-by-case basis.

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