PCPP – Certified Professional in Python Programming Certifications

Overview

PCPP – Certified Professional in Python Programming certifications (PCPP-32-1xx and PCPP-32-2xx) are professional credentials that measure your ability to accomplish coding tasks related to advanced programming in the Python language and related technologies, advanced notions and techniques used in object-oriented programming, selected Python Standard and non-Standard library modules (file processing, communicating with a program’s environment; mathematics-, science-, and engineering-oriented modules), GUI programming, network programming, as well as creating tools, frameworks and complete systems.

Python Institute Certification roadmap: PCPP 1 and PCPP 2

PCPP1:
Certified Professional in Python Programming 1

PCPP1 – Certified Professional in Python Programming 1 certification shows that the individual is proficient in the more advanced use of classes and features of object-oriented programming. The scope of certification also includes graphical user interface programming, networking and using RESTful APIs, as well as working with selected library modules allowing to interact with SQLite databases (the sqlite3 module), create and process XML files (the xml module), read, write and process csv files (the csv module), create and process log messages from Python programs (the logging module), and manage configuration files (the configparser module). Finally, the certification covers the best practices, standardization, and coding conventions used in the Python Language.

Becoming PCPP1 certified ensures that the individual is fully acquainted with all the advanced means provided by Python 3 and related technologies to enable her/him to advance her/his career as a professional Python developer.

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 PCPP1: Exam Information

PCPP2:
Certified Professional in Python Programming 2

PCPP2 – Certified Professional in Python Programming 2 certification shows that the individual is familiar with and proficient in automating processes with Python as well as creating Python and Python-related tools, frameworks and systems. The scope of certification includes: Creating and Distributing Packages, Testing Principles and Techniques, The Fundamentals of Design Patterns and Interprocess Communication (IPC), The Basics of Python Network Programming, Python-MySQL Database Access.

Becoming PCPP2 certified ensures that the individual is fully acquainted with all the advanced means provided by Python 3 and related technologies to enable her/him to advance her/his career as a senior/expert-level Python developer.

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 PCPP2: Exam Information

  • Exam name: PCPP2 – Certified Professional in Python Programming 2
  • Exam Code/Exam Version: PCPP-32-201 | Coming late 2021/early 2022
  • Exam Level: Professional
  • Associated Certifications: PCPP1 – Certified Professional in Python Programming 1 (PCPP-32-101)
  • Pre-requisites: PCPP1 – Certified Professional in Python Programming 1 (PCPP-32-101)
  • Duration: 65 minutes (exam) + 10 minutes (Non-Disclosure Agreement/Tutorial)
  • Number of Questions: 40
  • Format: Single-choice and multiple-choice questions, gap filling, drag and drop
  • Passing Score: 70%
  • Language: English
  • Courses Aligned: Coming Soon (TBA)
  • Full Exam Price: USD 195
  • Delivery Channel: Pearson VUE Testing Centers/OnVUE Online Proctoring
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  • Exam Syllabus: Click here to view Exam Syllabus