Benefits of Oracle Certification
Beyond OCA, by becoming an Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) you demonstrate your understanding of the full range of skills required by Oracle professionals in your chosen job role. An OCP is in high demand in today’s marketplace.
The level of demand continues to grow with each new installation of Oracle technologies around the world. An OCP Certification raises your visibility and increases your access to the industry’s most challenging opportunities. The demand for professionals in the information technology (IT) industry is high, and the competition for jobs is intense. Individuals, experienced or new to the profession, need to know what skills make them attractive to employers. Employers look for ways to select prospective employees who have the solid foundation of skills needed for effective performance. The Oracle Certification Program helps the IT industry establish a standard of competence in key entry-level and professional job roles.
The Oracle Certification Program can give you a distinct advantage. OCPs have testified to the value of Oracle Certification2: An Oracle Certification is a valuable, industry-recognized credential that signifies a proven level of knowledge and ability. Each higher level of Oracle certification brings a higher standard of benchmarked skill and ability, which leads to greater opportunities and higher pay.
97% said they have benefited from certification
89% said they gained more confidence in their Oracle expertise after becoming certified
96% would recommend the program to a professional colleague
Additionally, OCP brings the following value-added benefits to Certified Professionals. Once you are an OCP member, you will continue to receive all communications and benefits. Any new benefits that are developed for OCPs after you are certified will also be delivered to those already certified.
Here are a few of the value-added benefits you can expect to receive upon OCP membership:
- added credibility
- great job opportunities
- use of Oracle® Certified Professional logo for endorsement of your proven skill by Oracle® Corporation
- special discounts and offers
- access to the OCP members-only web site