Individuals who wish to obtain the IBM Certified Associate Application Developer certification must be able to create a solitary database application that is accessible by Lotus Notes and browser clients. Potential certification candidates must also have the skills necessary in order to modify the database using database management functions and related tools. Additionally, candidates should be able to apply programming concepts, including formulas, features, functions, and tools.
Potential candidates must possess the knowledge needed to understand and operate the Domino 8 and Domino Designer environment. The certification is categorized as a foundation skill level, and is primarily aimed towards entry level professionals who do not have a lot of experience in developing Domino applications.
In order to earn the IBM Certified Associate Application Developer certification, candidates must pass the LOT-834 - IBM Lotus Notes Domino 8 Application Development Foundation Skills exam with a score of at least 70%. Training is recommended, but is not required.