Certification Industry: Cloud
Certificate Name: AWS Specialty Alexa Skill Builder
Certificate Issuing Authority: Amazon Web Services(AWS)
Certification Price: 300 USD
Certificate Validity: 3 years
The AWS Certified Alexa Skill Builder - Specialty certification is intended for individuals who perform a role as an Alexa skill builder. It validates a candidate’s ability to build, test, and publish Amazon Alexa skills.
Abilities Validated by the Certification:
Recommended Knowledge: At least 6 months of hands-on experience building Alexa skills using the Alexa Skills Kit, including skills that incorporate services from the AWS Cloud
Proficiency with a programming language
Published an Alexa skill
To register for an exam, sign in to aws.training and click Certification in the top navigation. Next, click the AWS Certification Account button, followed by Schedule New Exam. Find the exam you wish to take and click either the Schedule at PSI or Schedule at Pearson VUE button. You will then be redirected to the test delivery provider’s scheduling page, where you will complete your exam registration.
Exam Format - Multiple-choice, multiple-answer
Exam Time - 170 minutes
Exam Language - Available in English, Japanese, Korean, and Simplified Chinese
Passing Criteria - AWS Certification passing scores are set by using statistical analysis and are subject to change. AWS does not publish exam passing scores because exam questions and passing scores are updated to reflect changes in test forms as the content is updated.
For recertification for the Specialty certification, take the Current Specialty exam. For example, if you are an AWS Certified Security – Specialist, you can retake the current AWS Certified Security – Specialty exam to recertify.