The BlackBerry Certified Solution Designer certification is a unique qualification for technical professionals who work with Blackberry products. The certification is appropriate for technical positions that are client facing and for those who provide pre-sales solution development or post-sales technical support.
To earn the BlackBerry Certified Solution Designer certification, candidates must complete the Blackberry Certified System Administrator certification as well as pass a single on the topic of designing and launching Blackberry either a Microsoft Exchange OR IBM Lotus Domino environment.
Because the required exam may cover either of these unique environments, candidates can select from the following exams for satisfying the solution designer-specific testing requirements for earning this certification:
BCP-620 Exam (Microsoft Exchange)
BCP-621 Exam (IBM Lotus Domino)
To achieve the prerequisite Blackberry Certified System Administrator certification, candidates must pass one of the following exams in the same environment they select for the Solution Designer exam:
BCP-420 Exam (Microsoft Exchange)
BCP-421 Exam (Lotus Domino Environment)
Exam preparation resources are offered on the Blackberry website including exam and study guides and practice tests for mastering the materials prior to scheduling exams. Candidates can also choose to use exam prep and practice test resources from private companies. Either way, focused study and hands-on experience are recommended before taking Blackberry certification exams.