Liferay Certification Program

Get an edge

Demonstrate your Liferay knowledge as a member of our community by taking a certification exam. Our exams give you official, valuable recognition among customers and employers alike in a competitive market.


For the insiders

Liferay’s certification exams are targeted towards specific audiences, all familiar to differing degrees with the Liferay Platform.

The Platform Administrator

Platform Administrators are responsible for the front-end operation of the platform, creating its structure (Organizations, Sites, Roles, etc.) and managing content. They’re also aware of out-of-the-box functionality. Suggested Preparation Courses: Liferay Fundamentals, Content Management

The Developer

Developers create and maintain solutions for the platform. They can develop and customize in Liferay, working with the back-end and front-end, developing applications, and delivering on projects. Suggested Preparation Courses: Application Developer, Platform Developer, Front End Developer

The System Administrator

System Administrators install and maintain the platform, configuring it for performance and maximum reliability with fault tolerance. They also take care of patching and upgrading the platform and implementing disaster recovery practices. Suggested Preparation Course: System Administrator

Not quite you? Check out a list of all of our training offerings to get up to speed or learn more from our FAQs.

Three mastery levels

Begin at the first level of certification available, moving to the next level and the next level after that.

  • Liferay Certified Associate

  • Liferay Certified Professional

  • Liferay Certified Expert


Available Certifications

Below is a list of currently available certifications. Additional certifications for Liferay DXP are on the way. Liferay certification exams are administered by Kryterion, a professional online and onsite proctoring system that provides secure testing solutions.

Liferay 6.2 Certified Professional Developer Learn More Register