I became a Certified Front End Specialist!

2019. Dec. 12. · 1 min read

Tamás Hajas's certification being a front-end specialist

It was a long-standing desire for me to take the Acquia front-end exam. And today I visited a testing centre and I successfully passed the exam!

Find below some information about the exam, quoted from the Acquia documentation:

“The purpose of the Acquia Certified Developer – Front end Specialist (D8) exam is to validate the skills and knowledge of a Drupal Developer in the area of Front end Development (Theming). This exam is based on the Drupal 8 platform.

This exam validates a candidate’s ability to:

  • Design, develop and deploy Drupal 8 based solutions focusing on front end topics
  • Understand the core Drupal 8 basic architecture and best practices for site building and theme development
  • Develop and implement new Drupal 8 themes
  • Customize and extend existing Drupal 8 themes

The basic knowledge and skills required include the following areas and objective components.

  • Professional experience using Drupal 8 technology
  • Setup and configuration of Drupal 8 sites
  • Developing new or customizing existing themes
  • Knowledge in HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery and basic PHP”

Thanks to my employer, Mirum Agency, making possible to register for the exam!