July 13, 2011

Oracle EBS 11i Certification: Time for Retirement

Oracle Certification program team announced on their blog that several certificaton tracks and exams will be retired on November 1, 2011.
All the certification tracks and exams have the next release already available.
For Oracle EBS 11i certificaions launched more than 5 years ago, this signifies an end of an era where EBS certification resarted again after R11.

 
The EBS 11i Certification Paths being retired are as follows:
Oracle 11i Financials Certified Professional Consultant, Payables
Oracle 11i Financials Certified Professional Consultant, Receivables
Oracle 11i Supply Chain Certified Professional Consultant, Purchasing
Oracle 11i Supply Chain Certified Professional Consultant, Order Management
11i Workflow Certified Expert
11i System Administrator Certified Expert
Oracle 11i Applications Database Administrator Certified Professional

The related certification exams that are being retired as follows:
 1Z0-211 Oracle 11i General Ledger Fundamentals
 1Z0-212 Oracle 11i Payables Fundamentals
 1Z0-213 Oracle Receivables 11i Fundamentals
 1Z0-221 Oracle 11i Inventory Management Fundamentals
 1Z0-222 Oracle 11i Purchasing Fundamentals
 1Z0-223 Oracle 11i Order Management Fundamentals
 1Z0-231 Oracle 11i 2.6 Implement Workflow
 1Z0-232 Oracle 11i System Administration
 1Z0-233 Oracle 11i Install, Patch and Maintain Applications
 1Z0-235 Oracle 11i Applications DBA: Fundamentals I
 1Z0-236 Oracle 11i Applications DBA Fundamentals II

What does this announcement mean for those who are already certified on EBS11i?
Certification credentials will continue to be valid after the EBS11i certificatin exams are discontinued.

What does this announcement mean for those who are preparing for EBS11i certification exams?
The certification exams will be offereed through October 31, 2011
Candidates must successfully complete the required certification exams by October 31,2011.
Re-takes will not be available after this date.
Hence, be sure of passing or schedule EBS R12 certification exams instead!

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3 comments:

  1. hi there

    thanks for the information and what about other modules like HRMS/Payroll

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  2. Oracle HRMS certification for EBS R12 was released recently. There are no plans for retiring this certification.

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  3. Thanks for sharing, I will bookmark and be back again


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