Autodesk Certified User (ACU)

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Strong design software skills are a great asset in both the academic and professional arenas. Teaching students to use state-of-the-art Autodesk® design software such as AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit, Maya, 3DS Max, and Fusion 360, along with providing Autodesk Certified User certification gives them a significant advantage in achieving college or career success.

The full pathway solution to ACU certification

Through Certiport’s full pathway solution you can prepare your students for ACU certification with tailored learning materials, practice tests, and Autodesk endorsed certification exams. Adding these materials into your curriculum is easy and seamless.

Learn

ACU learning materials

Good preparation is important for certification success. Certiport offers excellent courseware materials to help you prepare students for ACU certification.

Excellent learning and instructional materials for Autodesk software are available for each ACU certification program.

Courseware options

Excellent courseware and preparation materials are available from:

CADLearning

BrainBuffet

CADLearning comprehensive, self-paced professional learning content is designed to maximize performance with Autodesk 2D and 3D design, engineering and entertainment software.

Global eTraining

BrainBuffet

Global eTraining is an award-winning Canadian-based provider of interactive online training solutions with over 25 years of experience in developing and delivering exceptional computer-based learning

Practice

Practice tests for all ACU certification exams

GMetrix practice tests

Performance based assessment and test preparation tools to help individuals achieve IT certification credentials. Many of your students will be anxious to assess their knowledge of applications prior to taking the certification exams. Additionally, we recognize the need for educators to properly assess an individual’s knowledge. To this end, Certiport has partnered with GMetrix to deliver industry-leading practice tests. These tests, with included reporting and insight features, ensure your students are adequately prepared to their certification exam.

Why GMetrix practice tests?

  • Accurately replicate a “live application” testing environment
  • Enhance learning through self-paced practice questions
  • Build familiarity with the testing environment
  • Increase confidence towards certification exams
  • Better prepare students to pass certification exams

GMetrix practice tests are customizable

GMetrix practice tests are customizable, allowing you to create a highly-effective environment conducive to student-centered learning. GMetrix practice tests offer two different modes:

Testing mode:

  • Students experience what the certification exams will be like
  • Timed practice tests present scenarios to perform just like the actual certification exam

Training mode:

  • Students work at their own pace as they receive feedback and step-by-step instructions for each question
Certify

Autodesk®
AutoCAD® certified user exam

Enhance your ability to create breathtaking designs, increase your skills documentation, and boost your productivity by certifying at the pro level with AutoCAD®.

Becoming an Autodesk Certified User can lead to accelerated career development, improved capacity, and enhanced credibility. In short, it can help get you where you want to go.

Download AutoCAD exam data sheet

AUTODESK®
INVENTOR® certified user exam

The beauty of gears. The power of the machine. The adrenaline of a working prototype. As a mechanical design student, you crave these things.

When you become a Certified User with Autodesk Inventor®, you set yourself apart as a mechanical designer with skills and abilities demanded by the industry’s best. Becoming an Autodesk Certified User can lead to accelerated career development, improved productivity, and enhanced credibility. In short, it can help get you where you want to go.

Download Inventor exam data sheet

Autodesk®
Revit Architecture® certified user exam

Are you looking to take a big career step in building design and construction? If you’re ready to showcase yourself and your skills, become a Certified User with Autodesk Revit Architecture®.

Revit® building design software includes features for architectural design and construction. Becoming an Autodesk Certified User can lead to accelerated career development, improved productivity, and enhanced credibility. In short, it can help get you where you want to go.

Download Revit exam data sheet

Autodesk®
Maya® certified user exam

It’s time to take your career in 3-D animation to the next level. When you become a Certified User with Autodesk Maya®, you set yourself apart as a 3-D animator with the skills and ability needed for success.

Becoming an Autodesk Certified User can lead to accelerated career development, improved productivity, and enhanced credibility. In short, it can help get you where you want to go.

Maya exam data sheet

AUTODESK®
3DS MAX® certified user exam

If you want to build a career as a game, film, or motion-graphic artist, then it’s time to take your 3-D modeling software skills to the User level with Autodesk 3ds Max®.

Becoming an Autodesk Certified User can lead to accelerated User development, improved productivity, and enhanced credibility. In short, it can help get you where you want to go.

Download 3ds Max exam data sheet

Autodesk®
Fusion 360™ certified user exam

Product development has changed. So should the tools. Fusion 360™ is the first 3D CAD, CAM, and CAE tool of its kind. The tools in Fusion 360™ enable fast and easy exploration of design ideas with an integrated concept-to-production toolset.

Enhance your college and career readiness by earning your Autodesk Certified User (ACU) certification for Autodesk Fusion 360™. Achieving ACU Fusion 360 certification is an excellent way to validate your skills, fulfill academic and industry requirements, and enhance your design career options

Download Fusion 360 exam data sheet

Success Stories

Success stories

Why do you certify?

Certiport and Autodesk believe that everyone with an Autodesk Certified User (ACU) certification has a story to share that can motivate, inspire, and encourage others to succeed. We want to publish those stories and ensure people across the globe are celebrated for becoming an Autodesk Certified User. More informationabout my ACP story


Brooklyn Technical High School

Location: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Sector: K-12 Education

At Brooklyn Technical High School, 1400 freshman students take the Autodesk Inventor Certified User exam each year to build industry recognized credentials. As students advance they take additional Autodesk Certified User exams. The Autodesk Brooklyn Technical High School Success Story shows how this cutting edge school is preparing their students for college and the workforce.

Badging

ACU digital badges

Digital badges are web-enabled versions of a credential, certification or learning outcome. Representing your credential as a badge gives you the ability to share your skills online in a way that is simple, trusted and can be easily verified in real time.

Autodesk certifications are some of the most requested skills in online job postings. Your digital badge makes it easy for you to validate abilities with potential employers on social media sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter, as well as email and online portfolios.

Revit

Autodesk Revit Architecture Certified User certification confirms students have developed the digital design skills needed to effectively use Autodesk Revit Architecture software. Knowledge demonstrated includes working with views, creating levels, walls, doors, and windows, handling components, columns, and grids, etc.

3ds Max

Autodesk 3ds Max Certified User confirms students have developed the digital design skills to effectively use Autodesk 3ds Max software. Knowledge demonstrated includes modeling, rigging, lighting, cameras, animating, rendering, etc.

AutoCAD

Autodesk AutoCAD Certified User certification confirms students have developed the entry-level skills needed to effectively use AutoCAD software. Knowledge demonstrated includes creating or plotting drawings, editing objects, working with layouts, etc.

Inventor

Autodesk Inventor Certified User certification confirms students have developed the digital design skills needed to effectively use Autodesk Inventor software. Knowledge demonstrated includes creating, modifying, formatting, and sharing 2D sketches, creating parts, viewing, and animating assemblies, creating presentations and drawings, etc.

Maya

Autodesk Maya Certified User certification confirms students have developed the digital design skills needed to effectively use Autodesk Maya software. Knowledge demonstrated includes selecting, transforming, and organizing objects, modeling, working with cameras and lighting, shading materials, animations, rendering, etc.

Fusion 360

Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User certification confirms students have developed the digital design skills needed to effectively use Autodesk Fusion 360 software. Knowledge demonstrated includes selecting, transforming, and organizing objects, modeling, working with cameras and lighting, shading materials, animations, rendering, etc.

Competitions

ACU competition

It’s time for your students to put their Autodesk Certified User Fusion 360 certification to good use. Top design projects can be entered to win a $1,000 scholarship from Autodesk.

Certiport is partnering with the Autodesk Design for Innovation (D4i) student competition to give certified students an extra opportunity. All certified students need to do is submit their Autodesk Design for Medical Innovation project to www.acuchampionship.com

Want more info about the Autodesk Fusion 360 Capstone Award?

Click here for the Certiport Autodesk Certified User World Championship Site

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