The SolidWorks certification program has grown tremendously over the years. Beginning with a single certification, the CSWP - Certified SolidWorks Professional, the program now encompasses 12 certification exams.
SolidWorks Certifications can be used to test your knowledge of the software, measure your competencies, improve your job marketability, and give you ultimate bragging rights to your peers. Preparing for the exams will improve your understanding and working knowledge of the software
Here is a sampling of the certifications that exist beyond the CSWP:
CSWE - A Certified SolidWorks Expert is someone who easily demonstrates the ability to utilize advanced functions and features to solve complex modeling challenges.
CEPA - A Certified Enterprise PDM Administrator (CEPA) is an individual who has successfully passed an advanced examination in SolidWorks Enterprise PDM administration skills and is ready to manage a SolidWorks Enterprise PDM implementation on behalf of his or her company.
CSWP-Sheet Metal - The completion of the Certified SolidWorks Professional Sheet Metal exam shows that you have successfully demonstrated your ability to use SolidWorks Sheet Metal tools.
CSWP-Drawing Tools - The completion of the Certified SolidWorks Professional Drawing Tools exam proves that you have successfully demonstrated your ability to use the tools found in the SolidWorks Drawing environment.
CSWSP-FEA - The Certified SolidWorks Simulation Professional exam tests your understanding of SolidWorks Simulation tools and simulation in general.
Want to take an exam?
Step 1: Visit the SolidWorks online store to purchase your exam.
Step 2: When you're ready, take the exam on your computer.
Step 3: When you're done, access your account via the SolidWorks Certification Center and print your certificates
Customers on Subscription Service can receive special offers on the exams: http://www.solidworks.com/sw/support/subscription/Certification_Offers.html