The IBM Certified Associate BPM Developer certification is an entry level certification targeted towards beginner developers who primarily work with low and moderately complex processes under the supervision and guidance of an intermediate level developer. Individuals with this certification have demonstrated that they have the basic knowledge and skills needed to perform basic job functions using IBM technologies such as IBM BPM Blueprint and IBM WebSphere Lombardi Edition.
Additionally, the analysis and implementation of high quality process driven business solutions are part of the daily tasks of professionals who hold this certification. These developers also have a thorough understanding of Process Model, including aspects related to implementing, capturing, defining, analyzing, and documenting Process Modeling's phases and goals. The creation of data models, guided end-user interactions, and services are skills that this certification acknowledges, as is the retrieval of data through connection to external databases.
In order to obtain the IBM Certified Associate BPM Developer certification, candidates must pass the 000-171 - IBM BPM Blueprint: IBM WebSphere Lombardi Edition V7.1, Development exam. The 000-171 exam has a duration of two hours and must be passed with a 70% or higher.