What is a certification? How is it different than a certificate or credential? This mini-course will answer these questions and provide learners direction on how to prepare for a certification exam from CertNexus or an other certification vendor. It includes tips and tricks to succeed in your journey towards certification, as well as step by step instructions how to schedule and take your exam, whether in person or online. In addition we will provide next steps after your certification, including posting your badge to social posts and your organization. Candidates with industry recognized certifications can earn up to 25% more than candidates without a certification. Learn how to successfully prepare for, pass, and share your certification.