Association of Dynamics Professionals Certification

Dynamics NAV Certification Exams from the Association of Dynamics Professionals

Independent certifications offered through the Association of Dynamics Professionals (DynamicsPro) set the standard for Microsoft Dynamics NAV professionals. NAVUG Summit 2016 has partnered with DynamicsPro to host three certification exams during the NAVUG Summit 2016 Conference: NAV Core Application Setup, NAV Core Installation & Deployment, and NAV Core Development.

Exams will be offered to NAVUG Summit 2016 attendees at the discounted rate of $149 per exam (standard cost is $299). You MUST be a registered NAVUG Summit 2016 attendee to take a certification exam at the conference. The exams will be held in the Frankland Boardroom of the Embassy Suites and offered at the following times:

 Monday, October 10th   8:00 AM | 10:15 AM | 1:00 PM | 3:15 PM
 Tuesday, October 11th  8:00 AM | 10:00 AM | 12:00 PM
 Wednesday, October 12th  8:00 AM | 10:30 AM | 2:00 PM
 Thursday, October 13th  8:00 AM | 10:00 AM
 Friday, October 14th  8:30 AM | 1:30 PM | 3:30 PM

 
For more information about DynamicsPro, please visit: http://dynamicspro.org


1. Login to the NAVUG Summit site and click Register.

2. This will bring you to the NAVUG Summit 2016 Registration page – you will see a message stating "You are currently Registered." Click on Edit Registration(right side of screen).

3. When you see your NAVUG Summit registration, click Edit.

4. On the next screen, click Add Activities.

5. Click Sessions to see the DynamicsPro exam. Check the box next to the exam title.

6. Follow the prompts to complete the process of adding the desired exams to your registration.



NAV CORE APPLICATION SETUP

This certification exam will test an individual's knowledge related to the setup of the Dynamics NAV application using the following exam categories. Weighting percentages are +/- 3%.​

  1. Implementation (10%)
    • RapidStart
    • Configuration of Profiles and Role Centres
    • Personalization
  2. Security (10%)
    • Authentication
    • Permission sets
  3. System Setup (10%)
    • Company creation
    • Number series
    • Trail codes
    • Printer and report selection
    • Change log
  4. Financial Management Setup (30%)
    • Dimensions
    • Chart of accounts
    • Accounting periods
    • Posting groups
    • Journal batches
  5. Master Data Setup (30%)
    • Sales and receivables
    • Purchases and payables
    • Inventory
    • Cash management
    • Opening balances


NAV CORE INSTALLATION & DEPLOYMENT

This certification exam will test an individual's knowledge related to the development of Dynamics NAV using the following exam categories. Weighting percentages are +/- 3%.

  1. Architecture and system requirements (5%)
    • Azure
    • Localization
  2. Server components and development environment (25%)
    • Development environment: Report Builder; C/SIDE
    • NAV service tier: NAV Application Server (NAS); Web services
  3. Client components (10%)
    • Web client
    • Tablet client
    • Windows client
  4. Deployment (35%)
    • ClickOnce
    • Installation options: Developer; Installation options other than Developer
    • Language packs
    • Licenses
    • Help server
  5. PowerShell (10%)
  6. SQL (15%)
    • System setup
    • System maintenance


NAV CORE DEVELOPMENT

This certification exam will test an individual's knowledge related to the development of Dynamics NAV using the following exam categories. Weighting percentages are +/- 3%.​

  1. Development Environments (5%)
    • Object Designer basics
    • Object ranges
  2. Tables (20%)
    • Table types and characteristics
    • Fields and data types
    • Keys and indexes
    • SIFT
  3. Pages (10%)
    • Page types and characteristics
  4. C/AL (40%)
    • Syntax
    • Statements
    • Functions
  5. Reports (12%)
    • Processing only
    • Data sets
    • RDLC
  6. XMLports (3%)
  7. Codeunites (6%)
  8. Queries (3%)
  9. MenuSuites (1%)


 

 

 

About the Association of Dynamics Professionals 

The Association of Dynamics Professionals (Dynamics Pro) is an independent, not-for-profit membership organization devoted to the Microsoft Dynamics® community. Dynamics Pro exists to serve its members and to improve the community as a whole through education, knowledge-sharing, and the establishment of competency standards and assessments.

Dynamics Pro serves its members by focusing on the following critical components:

Community - Creating a forum for sharing ideas, knowledge, strategies and business successes with other professionals
Competency - Offering information, training and best practices to help with personal and professional development. Developing standards and administering certification testing and programs to assess an individual's competence in the industry.
Advocacy - Creating a collective voice of the channel to share feedback and ideas with Microsoft and others in the industry

Dynamics Pro is an individual membership organization, open to any professional seeking to better themselves and the Dynamics community.

Visit www.dynamicspro.org for more information or to become a member.