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Blue Prism Certification

Blue Prism Certification

Blue Prism offers the following exams to support its certification program:

Exam Code Exam Name (language) Certification
AD01 Blue Prism Developer (EN, DE, ES, JP, RU, ZH-CN) Developer
APD01 Blue Prism Professional Developer (EN, JP, ZH-CN) Professional Developer
ASD01 Designing Blue Prism Process Solutions (EN, JP, ZH-CN) Solution Designer
ARA01 Blue Prism Certified ROM Architect (Version 1) Exam

The ARA01 exam will be retired at the end of 2020. Candidates who have already scheduled their ARA01 exam can take their exam at the scheduled time and obtain Professional Certification status. Candidates who have prepared to take this version of the exam can schedule and take their exam until the end of 2020 – this includes exam retakes. The updated version of this exam is available for scheduling now (ARA02). Please reach out to the Blue Prism University team on if you have further questions.
ROM Architect
ARA02 Blue Prism ROM Architect (Version 2) (EN) ROM Architect
ATA01 Designing a Blue Prism (Version 5.0) Environment (EN) Technical Architect
ATA02 Designing a Blue Prism (Version 6.0) Environment (EN) Technical Architect
AIE01 Installing and Configuring a Blue Prism (Version 5.0) Environment (EN) Installation Engineer
AIE02 Installing and Configuring a Blue Prism (Version 6.0) Environment (EN) Installation Engineer

For details of each exam, please visit the Blue Prism Portal on:

The requirements to sit an exam is that you must have a valid Blue Prism Portal account. For the Blue Prism Professional Developer (ADP01) exam you must have first passed the Blue Prism Developer (AD01) exam at least six months earlier. For the Designing Blue Prism Process Solutions (ASD01) exam you must first have passed the Blue Prism Developer (AD01) exam. For all exams a resit cannot be taken until at least 30 days after a failed exam.

Test Security

Blue Prism take test security extremely seriously and adopt a zero-tolerance approach to those found guilty of infringing the non-disclosure agreement presented to candidates at the start of the exam.

This agreement reminds you that you are expressly prohibited from disclosing, publishing, reproducing, or transmitting the exam, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means including visual, aural, verbal, written, electronic or mechanical, for any purpose, without the prior express written permission of Blue Prism.

We have discovered candidates attempting to share and publish exam questions after their exam. For these candidates and any others found guilty the following measures are taken:

  • All your Blue Prism certifications and badges are revoked.
  • All your Pearson VUE test scores are revoked.
  • You will be banned indefinitely from taking any Blue Prism certification exam with Pearson VUE.
  • You will be added to a Pearson VUE watch list and an alert raised if you attempt to register for another Blue Prism exam.
  • Your photo will be circulated to Pearson VUE test centres to further prevent you attempting to take Blue Prism exams.
  • Your Blue Prism Portal account will be deactivated.
  • Your certification will be removed from employers Partner Certification.
  • The outcome of any security investigation will be released to your employer, prospective employer or screening agency should any of these contact us to authenticate your certification.

Examination Scheduling Information

Pearson VUE Account

To create a Pearson VUE web account, you will need to have a valid Blue Prism Portal account. Blue Prism regularly synchronizes its Portal user data with Pearson VUE. If when creating a Pearson VUE account, your details are not recognized please bear in mind that it could take up to 48 hours for your account data to migrate over to Pearson VUE following the creation of your Portal account.

If you are unsure of your Portal ID log into the Blue Prism Portal and navigate to the My Account page to confirm your Portal ID.

If you are having difficulties creating a Pearson VUE account please contact providing your portal ID, first name, last name and name of the exam you wish to sit.

Your first name and last name captured in the Blue Prism Portal and subsequently transferred to Pearson VUE will need to match your government issued ID. You will not be able to change these details in Pearson VUE. Instead please contact providing your Portal ID and your preferred first name, middle name and last name.

Registering for an Exam

Once you have a Pearson VUE web account you will be able to register for any exams for which you qualify. You will need to choose your exam, exam language, exam test center, date of exam and time of exam.

When registering for an exam you will only be presented with the exams for which you are eligible. The APD01 and ASD01 exams have exam pre-requisites. If you believe you are eligible for these exams but they are not listed please contact providing your portal ID, first name, last name and name of the exam you wish to sit. After you schedule your exam, Pearson VUE will send a confirmation email detailing your exam date, your exam time, the address and phone number of the test center and directions to the test center.


Blue Prism is in partnership with YourAcclaim and awards digital badges to successful candidates. To learn more about digital badging visit If you are successful in your exam you will receive an email notification from the Acclaim platform ( with instructions for claiming your badge and setting up your account.

To learn more about the program, how to claim and share badges please read our Badging Overview on the Blue Prism Portal on:


Language Accommodations

Additional exam time may be approved to candidates for whom their chosen exam is not offered in their first language. To request a language accommodation - 30 minutes extra time added to your exam - please email providing your Blue Prism Portal ID and the exam you wish to take – you will also be requested to securely send a copy of your Passport to confirm your country of birth. Please do not register for an exam until your accommodation has been confirmed by Blue Prism.

Pearson VUE will supply Blue Prism with weekly reports of exams accommodations provided in each country where exams have been taken. Any candidate found to be deliberately abusing accommodations will be having their certification revoked without refund and will not be permitted to sit further exams.

Individual Accommodations

Exam length can be adjusted on request to accommodate specific candidate physical conditions that may require extra examination time e.g. dyslexia.

Test accommodations are personalised and considered on a case-by-case basis. Simply demonstrating that an individual meets diagnostic criteria for a particular disorder does not mean that the person is entitled to test accommodations.

It is essential that the documentation of the disability provide a clear explanation of the current functional limitation(s) and a rationale for the test accommodation. To request an individual accommodation please email providing your Portal ID, the exam you wish to take and reasons for the accommodation. Please do not register for an exam until your accommodation has been confirmed by Blue Prism.

Last updated 2020-09-16