TYPO3 CMS Certified Developer (TCCD)
A TYPO3 CMS Certified Developer has to have experience collected through projects, should know the architecture, design patterns, best practices, and a fair share of internals both TYPO3 CMS and the extension framework. TYPO3 CMS Certified Developer can implement an extension completely in a state-of-the-art way. They write clean code by following the TYPO3 Coding Guidelines (CGL), and they are well versed in a wide range of topics, from the initial setup of an extension up to the point of publishing it in the TYPO3 Extension Repository (TER).
The TYPO3 Certification Team is committed to the development of a global standard for TYPO3 certifications. The certification program verifies the knowledge of the certified and the organizations employing them. The exams consist of multiple steps, each requiring different expertise.
A Collaboration between the Certification and the Education Team provides learning materials to support the certification candidates.
You are able to take an exam at different TYPO3 events, such as camps, conferences, or an official re-certification event. A list of all events can be found here, and list of current TYPO3 Certification Events can be found here, on Eventbrite.
Alternatively, since July 2020 we also offer all certifications online: https://exam.typo3.com/guide
The TYPO3 CMS Certified Developer certificate expires 24 months after the date of issue. You can attend our annual TYPO3 re-certification event to extend the certificate's validity for an additional 12 months.