Algorand Developer Certification Exam







W3CB Algorand Developer Certification Exam

The Algorand Developer Certification Exam (ALGOD1) Exam from the Web3 Certification Board (W3CB) credentialing body validates your knowledge to build and configure a development environment, develop and maintain Algorand Distributed Applications (DApps), client applications, and smart contracts. Additionally, your skills and knowledge of Algorand consensus mechanism, use cases, the Algorand Development Ecosystem, Algorand APIs, Algorand SDKs, Scalability, Security, Decentralization, Nodes, Wallets, Transactions, Algorand Protocol, Algorand Architecture, and Governance.

W3CB Certification Competencies

This exam includes questions from the following Focus Areas as defined in the W3CB Algorand Developer Certification (ALGOD1) Exam Competencies.

W3CB Recognized Education Training Program & Practice Exams

While attendance is not a prerequisite, there are courses available to help you prepare for the W3CB exam.  Recognized programs have been reviewed and found to provide learners with the knowledge that will help them be successful. Please note that recognized programs may not cover all information that appears on your exam. It is important that you review the exam content outline as part of your preparation and seek supplemental resources as needed.

Practice exams are available composed as unlimited practice exams covering all the Focus Area materials providing test takers a better understanding of how the questions are structured.  Uncover knowledge gaps and pass on the first attempt. Purchase the practice exam here

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  • Language: English

  • Attempts: 1

    • Additional exam retakes are 50% off the exam list price. 

  • Questions: 75

    • 75 questions randomized out of 100 total questions 
  • Duration:   90-minutes

    • The timer begins upon clicking the START
    • At 90 minutes, your exam will time out, and your answers will be submitted
    • Any unanswered questions will be marked incorrect.
  • 70% or greater to earn the Certification

    • One Exam Attempt
    • If you fail the first attempt, you may immediately purchase this exam again and re-take it immediately or any time within 12 months.
    • Practice exams are recommended if you fail on the first attempt. 

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