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What is Salesforce Accredited Professional Credential?

Salesforce Accredited Professional Credential Exam Guide.

1. About the Salesforce Accredited Professional (AP) Credential

Salesforce Accredited Professional (AP) Credentials are available through Partner Learning Camp will help deepen your product and industry knowledge, gain confidence in implementation to drive customer and partner success.

The Accredited Professional credential counts towards your company’s knowledge check requirement for certain Navigator distinctions.

Navigator distinctions are the primary go to market rating for consulting partners to market their Salesforce Practice. Want to know more about the Partner Navigator Program? Check out the Partner Navigator Program Page.

2. What is the Partner Learning Camp?

Partner Learning Camp

Partner Learning Camp (PLC) is the primary learning destination to expand capabilities to meet Salesforce customer needs now and in the future. Made just for Salesforce partners, PLC offers a growing list of on-demand training, curated for all Partner Trailblazers (ISV, Consulting, Agencies and Resellers). Partner Learning Camp Login URL.

3. Partner Learning Camp vs Salesforce Trailhead

Partner Learning Camp complements what you learn on Trailhead. While Trailhead is open to everyone, PLC is made to expand capabilities to meet customer needs now and in the future. PLC curricula is made for all partners, regardless of size or type, ISV and Consulting.

4. Salesforce Accredited Professional (AP) Credentials Exam List

SN#Accredited Professional Exam Exam Release Date
2Heroku DeveloperJul-21
3Security & PrivacyJul-21
4Process AutomationJul-21
5Einstein DiscoveryJul-21
6Einstein Prediction BuilderJul-21
7Einstein Next Best ActionJul-21
8Sales Cloud EinsteinJul-21
9Commerce Cloud EinsteinJul-21
10Order Management AdministratorJul-21
11Headless | API FirstJul-21
12B2B Commerce on Lightning Experience AdministratorJul-21
13B2B Commerce on Lightning Experience DeveloperJul-21
14Pardot Reporting & AnalyticsJul-21
15Salesforce CMSJul-21
16Interaction StudioJul-21
17Digital EngagementJul-21
18Service Cloud VoiceJul-21
19Advanced Field ServiceJul-21
20Revenue Cloud ConsultantJul-21
21Financial Services CloudJul-21
22Health CloudJul-21
23Manufacturing CloudJul-21
24Consumer Goods CloudJul-21
25Net Zero CloudJul-21
26Salesforce CDPAug-21
27Advanced Cross ChannelAug-21
28Pardot Business UnitsAug-21
29Datorama Oct-21
30Sales Cloud Einstein (Japanese)Oct-21
31Pardot Business Units (Japanese)Oct-21
32Salesforce CMS (Japanese)Nov-21
33Mobile (Japanese)Nov-21
34Heroku Developer (Japanese)Nov-21
35Security & Privacy (Japanese)Nov-21
36Process Automation (Japanese)Nov-21
37Digital Engagement (Japanese)Nov-21
38Advanced Field Services (Japanese)Nov-21
39Pardot Reporting & Analytics (Japanese)Nov-21
40Order Management DeveloperDec-21
41Salesforce MapsJan-22
42Workforce EngagementQ1 2022
43Loyalty ManagementQ2 2022
44Salesforce SchedulerQ3 2022
45Public Sector SolutionsTBD
46Service Cloud EinsteinTBD
47Employee ServicesTBD

5. How much does an Accredited Professional Exam cost?

The Salesforce Accredited Professional exam costs $150 USD plus applicable taxes. Retake exam fee is $75 USD plus applicable taxes.

6. How can you register for the Salesforce Accredited Professional Exam?

You can register for the Salesforce Accredited Professional Credentials Exam through Partner Learning Camp. Certifications are proctored by Examity. Credentials are issued by Accredible.

Step 1. Login to then Partner Learning Camp.


You can login to Partner Learning Camp from Partner Community. Go Learn Tab and Click on Start Learning.

Step 2. Navigate to Credentials Tab.

Step 3. Search for the Exam you would like to register and click on the Register button which will launch Examity.

Accredited Professional Exam Registration

Step 4. You launch the exam by clicking on the Start Exam button.

Examity Accredited Professional Exam Registration

Step 5. Examity will ask for an exam voucher. If you don’t provide an exam voucher it will take you to the payment screen. Once you complete the payment you can appear for the exam.

7. How is Salesforce Accredited Professional different from Salesforce Trailhead Certification?

Accredited Professional
Trailhead Certification
1. Exam Availability Salesforce Partners onlyOpen for All
2. Exam Training Availability Partner Learning CampTrailhead
3. Exam Cost $150 $200 to $4,500
4. Exam ProctorExamityWebassessor
5. Exam Results24 hours to 14 days Immediately after exam
Certification VerificationCredlyTrailhead
Accredited Professional vs Trailhead Certification

8. When will you receive Accredited Professional Exam Results, Badge and Certificate?

You will receive the exam results at the end of the exam. If you Pass then you will receive Accredited Professional Certificate and Badge anywhere from 24 hours to 14 business days via email from Accredible . In some cases the credential is delayed if suspicious behavior was flagged by the Examity online proctoring tool. It requires review by the Examity and Salesforce support team to make sure proctoring rules were not violated.

If you have not received your Salesforce Accredited Professional Exam Badge and Certificate within 14 business days you can create a Case with Salesforce Support requesting your Accredited Professional Exam Certificate and Badge.

8. Additional Salesforce Accredited Professional Resources

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