Level 1 Credential

The Level 1 Credential verifies that participants have an essential understanding of application design in the Appian environment including development theory, technique, and best practices. This exam is immediately available on Academy Online and covers concepts introduced in the latest release.  Passing this exam awards access to Appian A-Scores.

Credential Eligibility

Successfully completing the Appian Developer course (recommended)

At least 3 months of project experience (recommended)

Exam Details

90 multiple choice questions testing your knowledge of Appian application development theory, technique, and best practices.

Once started, participants must complete the exam within 60 minutes.

Credential will be awarded upon receiving a passing grade.

The awarded credential is valid for 18 months.

Grading Criteria & Assumptions

The exam will be graded and a final score provided upon final submission of the exam.

Participants will not have the ability to review their answers once graded.

A passing score is 70% or greater.

If a participant fails, he or she must wait 30 days before retaking the exam.

Topics Included in Examination

Application Concepts

Appian Object Design

Appian and Agile Terminology

Designer Interfaces

Application and Object-Level Security

User and Group Management

Appian Functions

Process Modeling

Record Concepts

Interface Concepts

Report Builder

Application Deployment

Document Management

Application Usability Best Practices