Adobe InDesign CS5 ACE Certification Exam

September 9, 2011 by · Comments Off on Adobe InDesign CS5 ACE Certification Exam
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 Adobe InDesign CS5 ACE Certification Overview

An Adobe Certified Expert – InDesign is a person who has demonstrated proficiency with Adobe InDesign software products.To become an ACE in InDesign, you must pass the product-specific proficiency exam and agree to the ACE terms and conditions.

Adobe ACE Certification InDesign CS5 Exam (9A0-142) Checklist

The checklist below will help guide you through the process of obtaining ACE certification:
• Review this bulletin to become familiar with the topic areas and objectives of the exam.
• Identify the topic areas and objectives you need to study.
• Determine which study materials you need to improve your skills.
• For a list of recommended study materials, visit:www.adobe.com/misc/training.html
• Study for the exam.
• Contact Pearson VUE to register for an exam: www.pearsonvue.com/adobe
• When registering for the exam, refer to the exam number located at the top of this bulletin.
• Take the exam.Your score is electronically reported to Adobe and will also be displayed
when you complete your exam.
• Upon passing the exam, your certificate will be sent to you via email. Please ensure that
you have provided an accurate email address.
• You can update your certification profile by going to: http://www.adobe.com/support/
certification/community.html. You will need the information provided on your score report to create a user account.

Adobe InDesign CS5 ACE Certification Exam (9A0-142) Structure

The following lists the topic areas and percentage of questions delivered in each topic area:

Adobe – ACE InDesign CS5 Core: Must Pass All Exams
9A0-142 Adobe InDesign CS5 ACE Exam • 72 questions
• 78% minimum required to pass

Topic Area

Exam %
Questions
Laying out a document
18%
13
Working with text
21%
15
Working with tables
7%
5
Managing graphics
10%
7
Understanding color and transparency
8%
6
Creating and working with long documents
10%

 

7
Building Interactive Documents 8%
8%
6
Importing, exporting, and working with cross-media
8%
6
Managing prepress and printing
10%
7