ForgeRock Certification

ForgeRock offers world-class certifications designed to validate and recognize IT professionals with the technical capabilities and real-world experience needed to effectively design, deploy, and manage ForgeRock technology based identity solutions.

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ForgeRock Professional Certification Exams

 

Demonstrate Your Identity Skills

ForgeRock offers world-class certifications designed to validate and recognize IT professionals with the technical capabilities and real-world experience needed to effectively design, deploy, and manage ForgeRock technology based identity solutions

 

Certification Offerings

The ForgeRock Certified Access Management Specialist Exam is targeted at IT professionals responsible for administering and deploying ForgeRock Access Management solutions. The exam validates your ability to install, configure, administer, troubleshoot and maintain components of ForgeRock Access Management.

  • The exam consists of 100 questions that must be completed in 120 minutes
  • Questions are all single answer multiple choice
  • You must achieve a minimum score of 67% to pass

It is recommended that you attend the ForgeRock Access Management: Core Concepts (AM-400) course before attempting the exam. The ForgeRock Access Management: Customization and APIs (FR-421) course will also be of benefit to exam candidates.

 

Prerequisites

  • Attendance on AM-400 ForgeRock Access Management: Core Concepts (required)
  • Attendance on FR-421 ForgeRock Access Management: Customization and APIs (recommended)
  • Experience installing and configuring ForgeRock Access Management in a production environment

 

Certification Exam Registration

Once you have met the prerequisites, the next step will be to visit Pearson VUE, here you can book and pay for your exam. If this is your first time taking a ForgeRock certification exam, please create a new web account using the Candidate ID provided in order to schedule the exam that you have been authorized to take. This is required even if you have taken other certification exams at Pearson VUE and have an existing account.

 

Objectives

 

Objective 1: Protecting a service using ForgeRock Access Management

  • Know how to implement basic authentication with ForgeRock Access Management, protect a website using ForgeRock Access Management and configure user self- service
  • Use adequate components to integrate services with ForgeRock Access Management, including Policy Agents, OpenIG and REST calls

 

Objective 2: Extending Authentication

  • Understand how to extend authentication functionality, retrieve user information and increase authentication security

 

Objective 3: Refining access control

  • Be able to control access through the use of policies and policy conditions and extend entitlement through Step Up Authentication

 

Objective 4: Extending services with OAuth 2.0 based protocols

  • Be able to explain how to integrate Low Level Devices and Mobile Applications with OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect 1.0
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to share resources with UMA
  • Know how to implement Social Authentication

 

Objective 5: Preparing ForgeRock Access Management for Production

  • Understand how to customize ForgeRock Access Management End User pages
  • Be able to harden ForgeRock Access Management for security, administer ForgeRock Access Management, install and upgrade ForgeRock Access Management, implement clustering in ForgeRock Access Management
  • Be able to explain how ForgeRock Access Management supports DevOps methods and tools

 

Objective 6: Federating across Entities using SAML2

  • Be able to delegate Authentication, share user information and implement Single Sign-On across various applications using SAML2 with ForgeRock Access Management