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Certification Process

Certification Process

  1. Check Eligibility Requirements: All DASCA certifications mandate you to meet certain educational and work experience requirements to become eligible. The requirements for each DASCA certification is unique, so before proceeding, check which certification is the most suitable for you. It is recommended that you keep this information handy as it will be required while filling up your online application.
  2. Fill Online Application: Once you have satisfied the eligibility requirements, it is time to apply. Start the application process by creating your myDASCA account. Before proceeding, check if you QualiFly™ for any of our certifications. QualiFLY essentially relaxes the minimum eligibility requirements and provides upto 15% lower DASCA fees for the credential of your choice, based on your education and work experience. Select the appropriate certification and fill in the online application form. Once you have submitted the online application and made a successful payment of the fee, you will immediately receive an acknowledgement response email with instructions for the next step in the assessment process.
  3. Validation: An internal check is conducted to validate your credentials against the prescribed candidacy prerequisites for the DASCA™ Certification you wish to apply for.
  4. DASCA™ Certification Preparation Material: Post your payment confirmation, you will receive your unit of the DASCA™ Certification Preparation Kit containing reading and learning material at the address you have registered with us. Normal delivery timeframe is 3-4 weeks.
  5. Taking the DASCA™ Certification Exam: DASCA earmarks a 45-day immersion period for registrants to help them orient completely and build their conceptual foundations in Data Science. You can schedule the DASCA certification exam of your choice any time after the 45-days immersion period is over. In fact, you also get an additional 135-days to plan for and take your DASCA certification exam.
  6. Award: If you qualify the DASCA™ certification exam and meet other conditions laid down by the DASCA Professional Certifications Board (DPCB), you are recommended for the award of the DASCA™ Credential and the Digital Badge is immediately issued to you. You can expect the shipment of the physical credential pack to reach you within three to four weeks from the date of the credential- award.


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