Salesforce Net Zero Cloud (formerly known as Sustainability Cloud) Accredited Professional (AP) Exam Guide.
1. What is Salesforce Net Zero Cloud (Sustainability Cloud)?
Salesforce Net Zero Cloud is a carbon accounting solution for businesses to analyze their carbon data, make informed decisions, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
2. About the Net Zero Cloud Accredited Professional Exam
The Salesforce Net Zero Cloud Accredited Professional exam is intended for individuals who have the knowledge, skills, and experience with managing and collecting key sustainability data. This exam expects basic Salesforce knowledge including objects, data and data modeling.
- Salesforce Net Zero Cloud Exam Content: 30 multiple-choice/multiple-select questions
- Time allotted to complete the exam: 45 minutes
- Passing score: 66% (20 out of 30 Questions)
- Registration fee: USD 150 plus applicable taxes (USD 75 until Feb 28, 2022)
- Prerequisites: None
3. Exam Outline
|Net Zero Cloud Fundamentals|
● Identify the benefits of a cleaner environment
● Understand Salesforce’s efforts toward climate action
● Be aware of the challenges facing various industries regarding carbon reporting
● Understand the use of Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions
● Understand the use of Scope 3 emissions
● Be familiar with GRI, CDP, and other reporting standards for carbon emissions
● Identify the accounting standards of the Greenhouse Gas Protocol
● User setup and permissions
● Security and access
● Analytics, reports, and dashboards
● Standard and custom objects
● AppExchange and managed packages
|Net Zero Cloud Basics|
● See how Net Zero Cloud can help businesses understand their environmental impact
● Know how to use emissions factors to assist carbon accounting
● Use record types to handle industry-specific emissions
● Understand the object structure of Net Zero Cloud
|Net Zero Cloud Advanced Topics|
● Know how to use custom metadata and calculations to solve customer-specific challenges
● Create custom emissions factors to track with greater precision
● Create custom dashboards using Net Zero Cloud data
● Limitations of Net Zero Cloud
4. Net Zero Cloud Accredited Professional Exam Study Course
Net Zero Cloud Accredited Professional Exam curriculum is available on Partner Learning Camp. Please refer to Accredited Professional Partner Community Page for details.
5. Important Topics for Salesforce Net Zero Cloud Accredited Professional Exam
5.1. Net Zero Cloud Fundamentals: 26.7% (8 Questions)
5.2. Salesforce 101: 20.0% (6 Questions)
- User Setup
- Security and Access
- Standard and Custom Objects
- Managed Packages
5.3. Net Zero Cloud Basics: 30.0% (9 Questions)
5.4. Net Zero Cloud Advanced Topics: 23.3% (7 Questions)
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