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Teradata Certification Testing

Teradata Certification Testing

Teradata Certified Professional Program

Do you have a Teradata 14 certification?

If you have an existing Teradata 14 certification, you may be able to bypass an exam and start at a higher professional level in the Teradata Database track. Look here to see if you qualify!

If you have the following Teradata 14 Certification: The following Teradata Database Exam(s) are waived:
Professional Associate
Technical Specialist
Solutions Developer
Enterprise Architect
Associate and Developer
Database Administrator
Associate, DBA, and Developer

First Time Registration and Account Creation at Pearson VUE

Previous Certification Candidates

If you have taken a Teradata Certification Exam before:
  1. Click Create account.
  2. Select “yes” when asked if you have taken a Teradata exam in the past.
  3. Enter the email address you used to test previously. (If you do not have this information, email
  4. Enter your Teradata (TDC) Testing ID*. (Don’t know your ID? Click here.)
  5. Teradata 14 Certified Candidates – Bypass options are available. Pearson VUE’s registration system recognizes eligibility for the exams based on the bypass option and will allow you to register appropriately. Email TCPP with any questions related to bypass options or registering for the appropriate exams.

*Failure to use your Teradata (TDC) Testing ID and email address could result in delayed exam results and duplicate records.

New Certification Candidates

If you have NOT taken a Teradata Certification Exam before, follow these instructions:

  1. Click Create account with Pearson VUE.
  2. You will be asked if you have taken a Teradata exam in the past. Select “no”.
  3. Proceed with account creation.

After you have created a Pearson VUE account, you can access your account and schedule future exams by clicking Sign in on this page.

Teradata Official Exam Results, Certificates, and Fulfillment Process

After completing a Teradata Database Certification Exam, Pearson VUE will provide a printed Notice of Exam Completion report with a provisional exam result. Please note – beta exam candidates will not be provided their exam results immediately. Beta exam results will be available in January 2019.

After completing a Teradata 14 Certification Exam, Pearson VUE will provide a printed Notice of Exam Completion report that does not include a provisional exam result. Official Notice of Exam Results will be available from the Teradata Certification Tracking System within 21 days from your Teradata Database exam date.

If applicable, certificates and logos will be available for download from the tracking system. Hard copy credential information will be sent through postal mail only for Master Certifications. Certified candidates will also receive an email from Acclaim to accept and share your digital badge.

Certification Policies and Candidate Agreement

Familiarize yourself with all Administrative and Security policies. All candidates must agree to the Candidate Agreement prior to beginning any Teradata Certification exam. We highly recommend that you review the Candidate Agreement and program policies PRIOR to your test date.

Digital Photo and Signature

The Teradata Certified Professional Program (TCPP) continuously works to enhance the security and integrity of the program. Candidates testing at Pearson VUE testing centers will have a digital photo and signature captured during the check-in process. This photo and signature will be stored in a candidate’s profile within the Teradata Certification Tracking System and in Pearson VUE’s registration system, to be referenced during future exam check-in.

Cancellation and No-Show Policy:

Exam appointments must be cancelled at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled exam appointment or your full exam fee will be forfeit. If you fail to show up for a scheduled appointment (no-show), and you do not cancel or reschedule at least 24 hours in advance, your full exam fee will be forfeit.

Last updated 2018-11-13