Salesforce Certification

Maintaining a Credential

To maintain Salesforce certification credentials, all certified professionals must successfully complete annual release exams specific to their credential. To learn more about maintaining your credential, please visit this knowledge article.

Release Exam Schedule

Depending on the credential you hold, you may have anywhere from one to three release exams to complete per year. Please visit this knowledge article to understand how many release exams are associated with your credential. Release exams will be available according to the schedule below. Salesforce Certified Professionals will be notified by email when release training materials and exams become available.

Release ExamDate AvailableCompletion Deadline
Winter '17Available Now! July 14, 2017
Spring '17Available Now! November 17, 2017
Summer '17 July 17, 2017 March 30, 2018
Winter '18November 20, 2017 July 13, 2018

NOTE: Exam dates are subject to change at the discretion of Salesforce.