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    00 Primo Administration Certification Overview

    This page contains details about how the Primo Administration Certification training program works.

    About the Primo Administration Certification Program

    The Primo Administration Certification program is a combination of a self-paced, online training program that is open available on the Knowledge Center and a certification exam that can be taken at any time through the Ex Libris Academy.


    The Primo Administration Certification Process

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    Validate your knowledge

    Learn and understand how to apply the advanced configuration options available in Primo and validate your knowledge against a benchmark of proficiency for Primo administration. Earning a professional credential prepares you to be the go-to expert for your library staff, and to serve as a primary point of contact for our Ex Libris Support team.

    What's covered on the exam

    The certification test includes roughly 25 questions randomly assigned from across the different facets of Primo configuration: publishing, normalization rules, search scopes, display labels, view configuration. You have 90 minutes to complete the exam once it is launched and obtain a minimum passing score of 70%.  

    primocert.PNGWho should become a Certified Primo Administrator?

    Library staff who are tasked with making system-critical decisions and who are responsible for maintaining their Primo instances at their institution should plan on becoming certified Primo Administrators.


    welcomepage.JPGReady to take the certification exam?

    Register yourself at the Ex Libris Academy, sign-up to take the Primo Administration certification exam, and launch the test. Check out the FAQs for more detailed information on the process, and good luck!

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