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About the MAD Certification Program

The MadCap Advanced Developer (MAD) Certification Program recognizes and validates your ability to use MadCap Flare. A certification is the best way to demonstrate your abilities and to stay up to date with the latest product features and updates to MadCap Flare.

Take the test for: $179

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Stand Out with MAD Certification

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Stand out among your peers

By passing the MAD Certification test, you’ll receive a certificate from MadCap Software that will increase your visibility and demonstrate your expertise.

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Showcase your expertise

Show prospective employers and clients that you’re a certified MadCap Flare user. Share your credentials across your online profiles with the exclusive certification logo.

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Gain industry recognition

MAD certification is recognized by technical writers, documentation teams, and organizations in a wide range of industries.

The Certification Process

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Prepare for the exam

Increase your chances of success with our web-based training courses, guides, and videos.

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Take the certification test

The Certification test is a 75 minute, 50 question test that is administered on the MadCap site. In order to pass, you’ll need a score of 70% or higher. Once the test has been submitted, please allow for up to 24 hours to receive your email with test results.

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Submit a sample flare project

The sample project is a Flare project that demonstrates your ability to use Flare. There is no time limit for the project, and you can choose any subject for the project.

Ready to demonstrate your expertise and
showcase your MadCap Flare knowledge?