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Tableau Certification

Certify your Tableau expertise

Important: Due to health and safety closures related to the global (COVID-19) outbreak, exams cannot be delivered at this time. Find out more.

Differentiate yourself and get recognized

An exam for your skill level

Prove your technical skills with a Specialist or Certified Associate Exam, then get tested on best practices in a Certified Professional Exam. Whatever you choose, your title will showcase your expertise and skill in Tableau.

Test online

No need to go to a testing center. Exams are available online so you can test anytime, anywhere. In-person exams are offered at Tableau Conference and select Tableau Conference On Tours.

Augment your career

Holding a Tableau certification distinguishes you as an expert. Get noticed by your boss or potential employers. Read how being Certified has benefited others.

Clearly communicate your expertise

Download your eCertificate, opt-in for inclusion on the Tableau Certification Directory, and receive exclusive swag (for Certified Professionals only).



Skill up and show off

With new digital badges to showcase certification titles, let your online resumes and social profiles stand out. Becoming #certifiablytableau lets your badges brag for you.

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Certification Process

Review the Program FAQ

Get your questions about the program answered and decide which exams are right for you.

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Take Training

In addition to real-life experience, prepare for exams with in-person, virtual or eLearning courses.

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Register for your exam

Create a new account through Loyalist Exam Services and get your exam on the books.

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Set up your computer

We ask you follow this guide to set up your computer before you take your exams. Avoid technical headaches or system issues as you take your exam remotely and set yourself up for success.

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Certification Directory



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Exam Delivery Updates

Due to health and safety closures related to the global (COVID-19) outbreak, we've temporarily paused delivery of our exams. We will resume testing as soon as possible and will keep this page updated.

Last updated 2 April 2020; 3:30PM PST.

When will online testing resume?
Testing will resume as soon as our remote proctors are able to safely deliver exams. Check this page frequently for updates.

When can I reschedule my exam?
Scheduling will resume as soon as we’re able to resume testing. If you’ve purchased an exam, we’ll notify you via e-mail when you are able to schedule.

Can I take my exam in person?
No. We currently do not offer our exams in testing centers.

Is there another way for me to earn a title, besides taking an exam?
No. To protect the value of Tableau certification titles, we only issue certification credentials in recognition for passing an exam.

What happens if my exam expires?
For exams expiring between 22 March 2020 - 30 July 2020, we will be extending the expiration to 31 July 2020.

What if my title expires?
For titles expiring between 1 February 2020 and 30 January 2021, we've extended the expiration date to 31 January 2021. This extension includes eligibility to be listed on the Certification Directory, an active digital badge and 40% off your renewal exam. The new expiration date will be reflected in your candidate dashboard by 10 April 2020.

Can I still purchase an exam?
Yes, you can still purchase an exam. All exam purchases are valid for six months and you will be able to schedule your exam when testing resumes.

If you still have questions, email certification@tableau.com.