Salesforce Certification
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Our Salesforce-certified architect credentials comprise three tiers of certification that recognize specialized knowledge and skills, as well as your growing expertise in the Salesforce platform:

  • The Salesforce Certified Architecture Designer credentials validate knowledge and expertise in particular specializations.
  • The Salesforce Certified Application Architect and System Architect certifications recognize professionals who possess expertise in a domain area.
  • The Salesforce Certified Technical Architect (CTA) credential is the pinnacle certification for those who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and capabilities to design and build high-performance technical solutions on the Salesforce platform across all areas of domain expertise. CTAs are the Salesforce elite – you should aspire to become one.
Salesforce Architect Journey Roadmap.

Salesforce Certified Technical Architect

The Salesforce Certified Technical Architect possesses broad knowledge across multiple development platforms and draws on their skills and experience to assess customer requirements and architecture in order to design secure, high-performance technical solutions that maximize the potential of the Salesforce platform. 

Salesforce Certified Application Architect

The Salesforce Certified Application Architect has a deep understanding of native Salesforce features and functionality as well as the ability to model a role hierarchy, data model, and appropriate sharing mechanisms.

Salesforce Certified System Architect

The Salesforce Certified System Architect focuses on factors such as testing, governance and integration to other external systems.

Salesforce Certified Data Architecture and Management Designer

For specialists who design sound and scalable high-performing enterprise data management solutions on the Force.com platform.

Salesforce Certified Development Lifecycle and Deployment Designer

For specialists who implement management solutions on the Force.com platform that meet development and deployment requirements. 

Salesforce Certified Identity and Access Management Designer

For specialists who design sound and scalable high-performing solutions on the Force.com platform that meet the Single Sign-on (SSO) requirements.

Salesforce Certified Integration Architecture Designer

For specialists who design sound and scalable technical solutions on the Force.com platform that meet end-to-end integration requirements.

Salesforce Certified Mobile Solutions Architecture Designer

For specialists who design and implement sound and scalable mobile solutions on the Force.com platform.

Salesforce Certified Sharing and Visibility Designer

For specialists who design sound and scalable high-performing technical solutions on the Force.com platform that meet sharing and visibility security requirements.