Business Professionals of America has partnered with Certiport to offer MOS, MTA, and Adobe certifications at the National Leadership Conference. Certifications are offered in conjunction with Workplace Skills Assessment events and as stand-alone exams. Since 2011, over 5,000 certifications have been administered to our students and advisors through this partnership.
NLC 2017 Industry Certification
Provided at national level competition. The certification testing will count as 25% of the final score for each of the BPA Competitive Events listed below.
Microsoft Office Specialist=MOS Microsoft Technology Associate=MTA
BPA Competitive Event Name
Industry Certification Offered by Certiport
Advanced Spreadsheet Applications
MOS Excel Exam 2013
Advanced Word Processing
MOS Word Exam 2013
*Computer Network Technology
MTA Networking Fundamentals
MTA Security Fundamentals
MOS Access 2013
*Fundamentals of Web Design
MTA HTML5 Application Developer Fundamentals
Integrated Office Applications
MOS PowerPoint 2013
*Network Administration Using Microsoft®
*PC Servicing and Troubleshooting
MTA Windows OS Fundamentals
*Visual Basic/C# Programming
MTA Software Development Fundamentals – VB Exam
OR MTA Software Development Fundamentals C# Exam
*Note: Contestants who have certified in the linked Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exam may choose from one of the following two options. Option one; the contestant will be given the opportunity to take another certification exam within the event subject area in place of the previously passed exam; the score earn on this exam will serve as the contest score. Option two; the contestant may share their previously passed test scores with NLC staff. If this option is selected, the contestant will be required to login to their Certiport account and share the previously earned score at the time of sign in at NLC.
All contestants who have previously certified in Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exams will be required to retake the exam.
Discover the one-stop, total learning solution for helping your students get certified and get noticed. Certiport’s pathway to certification includes top-notch instructional materials, preparatory assessment exams, and performance-based testing.
And now, for a limited time, new BPA customers may receive an additional 10% discount on the purchase of a new MOS Site License. New BPA customers must mention the redemption code, “BPA Partner” at the time of purchase. To learn more, visit Certiport.com/BPA or contact Certiport for additional details.
Think you have what it takes to reach the podium? The best way to show the world you know your stuff is to be prepared. Before anything else, preparation is the key to success. Reaching your goals this year at the National Leadership Conference has never been easier. Between now and March 31, 2016, BPA members may enjoy access to the industry’s best certification test preparation materials for an amazingly low price of $25 per user. That’s a total savings of over 65%. To learn more, visit Certiport.com/BPA or contact Certiport for additional details.