Magento 1 Certified Solution Specialist

Magento Certification

Magento 1 Certified Solution Specialist


A Magento Solution Specialist is an expert user of the Magento 1 ecommerce platform. Drawing on a deep background in business and ecommerce, the Magento Solution Specialist can efficiently align business objectives with Magento 1 functionality, optimize use of native features, and avoid unnecessary customization. Whether as a merchant, a manager, a consultant, or an analyst, the Magento Solution Specialist knows how to make the best use of Magento technology.

A Magento Certified Solution Specialist has deep familiarity with the Magento platform, including:

  • Magento 1 Architecture: layouts, themes, extensions and customizations; Magento data models
  • Elements of a Magento ecommerce site: catalog, shipping, payment, order processing, promotions, extensions, import/export, etc.
  • Application of Magento 1 knowledge to business goals: mapping client needs to Magento features, recommending the most effective options for implementing client requirements in Magento


  • 66 Multiple Choice items (60 scored and 6 unscored)
  • 90 minutes to complete the exam
  • All questions are valid for Magento Community Edition (1.8 & 1.9) and Magento Enterprise Edition (1.13 & 1.14).
  • All questions assume the default state of native Magento installations, except where specified in the question.
  • No hard-copy or online materials may be referenced during the exam


  • No prerequisites
  • We recommend Taking the Managing Your Magento Store course through Magento U as a first step
  • Hands-on experience
  • Free Study Guides available for download