Magento Certified Solution Specialist

Magento Certification

Magento Certified Solution Specialist


A Magento Solution Specialist is an expert user of the Magento ecommerce platform. Drawing on a deep background in business and ecommerce, the Magento Solution Specialist can efficiently align business objectives with Magento functionality, optimize use of native features, and avoid unnecessary customization. Whether as a merchant, a manager, a consultant, or an analyst, the Magento Solution Specialist knows how to make the best use of Magento technology.

A Magento Certified Solution Specialist has deep familiarity with the Magento platform, including:

  • Magento Architecture: layouts, themes, extensions and customizations; Magento data models
  • Elements of a Magento ecommerce site: catalog, shipping, payment, order processing, promotions, extensions, import/export, etc.
  • Application of Magento knowledge to business goals: mapping client needs to Magento features, recommending the most effective options for implementing client requirements in Magento


  • 60 multiple-choice questions
  • 90 minutes to complete the exam
  • All questions are based on Magento Community Edition 1.8/1.9 and/or Magento Enterprise Edition 1.13/1.14.
  • No hard-copy or online materials may be referenced during the exam


  • No prerequisites
  • We recommend Taking the Managing Your Magento Store course through Magento U as a first step
  • Hands-on experience
  • Free Study Guides available for download

Free retake applies to a voucher purchased from Magento between 11/10/2015 and 12/31/2015. A voucher purchased during this time can be used a second time to schedule a second attempt of the same exam if the first attempt does not result in a passing score. First attempt must be taken by 12/31/2015. Offer is not good for any vouchers purchased prior to 11/10/2015. Offer expires twelve (12) months from the date of the original voucher purchase.