FAQs

Frequently asked questions for Kentico training courses and certification.


No, just fill in the form with your company’s information below the login form. After the purchase, you will receive your invoice automatically.

You can buy any training course you need online via Share-it, or you can contact our sales team who will process the order for you. If you are a Kentico Solution Partner, you have several free offers and discounts. Log in to the Partner Portal to purchase the course you need.

Currently, we are offering training for Kentico version 10, 11, and version 12 (only Kentico MVC for Developers). If you need access to the older versions, please contact us with your request.

We currently offer 3 courses for developers. Kentico MVC for Developers teaches how to develop Kentico 12 websites using MVC development, and Developer Essentials on the Kentico 10 or 11 using the Portal Engine model. The Advanced Developer course explains how you can customize the Kentico 10 or 11 application.

For marketers, we currently offer and 2 courses for marketers, Content Admin Essentials and Online Marketing Essentials. You can learn more about these on our website.

For our business courses (Content Admin Essentials and Online Marketing Essentials) you do not need anything, just a computer with an internet connection. You will be provided with a training website at the beginning of your course.

For Developer Essentials, you need developer environment to install and run Kentico, i.e. access to project files, IIS, and SQL Server (at least the Express edition). Even though it's not necessarily needed, we recommend you have installed also the programs listed for the Advanced Developer course.

For Advanced Developer, Visual Studio 2015 or 2017 (or Visual Studio Express for Web 2015), SQL Server Management Studio 2015+, and Microsoft .NET 4.6 or 4.7 are necessary.

For Kentico MVC for Developers, Visual Studio 2017, SQL Server or SQL Express 2017, SQL Management Studio, and Microsoft .NET 4.6 or 4.7 are necessary.

Content Admin Essentials, Online Marketing Essentials and Developer Essentials should take about 8 hours of your time each. The Kentico MVC for Developers and Advanced Developer course takes usually at least 10 hours, depending on your familiarity with Kentico and experience with .NET or .NET MVC 5 development.

However, you can always pause the courses and work at your own pace. All materials are available to you after you finish the course so you don't need to copy the texts of visuals.

Yes, all the course materials are also available after you finish the course.

All our courses are e-learning-based and you can access them after logging in to our e-learning portal here on learn.with.kentico.com. They are self-paced and can be paused at any time.

You can register for any course available by filling in the registration slot in the URL you received when you ordered Kentico training.

No, you will be provided with a training website (online instance for business courses and locally installed instance for developer courses) in the introduction module of all the courses.

To prove that you have successfully finished Kentico training, you will get a course completion certificate after finishing any course.

If you want to become an internationally recognized Kentico Certified Developer or Certified Marketer, you can attempt to pass developer or marketer certification. However, we strongly recommend that you get some further Kentico experience beyond the course content before attempting to pass the exam, as these exams will test advanced knowledge and skills.

Your training URL for registering training attendees is valid for 12 months after the purchase.

If you cannot find your training URL, you can always contact us, and we will send it to you. However, we strongly recommend that you save your URL so that you can use it whenever you need a new training registration.

If you make a typo in your attendee’s e-mail or choose a wrong course, please contact us and we will change the registration for you. If you make a mistake in the attendee’s name, you can always correct it after logging in to your e-learning account here on learn.with.kentico.com.

After you receive your new URL, you can only see one slot. If you need to register more attendees, just click the Add attendee button and next slot will appear.

If you are sure that the registration slot has been filled in correctly, please check the spam/junk folder of your e-mail. If you cannot find any e-mail with e-learning credentials or summary of your registration there, please reach out to the training team. Also, keep in mind, that if you already have an account here on learn.with.kentico.com, you won't be sent new credentials, only the new course will be added to your account.

If this happens, do not hesitate to contact our training team right away. Before reaching out to us please make sure that the registration slot is filled in with the correct information.

If you don't remember your password, please reset it by clicking the Reset password button next to the password field in the login dialog.

If you do not receive any email within 15 minutes after you request your website, please check your junk mail or spam folder. If you do not have the email in the junk mail, please contact us.

You can always generate your training website in the introduction module of the course or on this website.

By default, your training website is available for 14 days. Before its deletion, you will be sent an e-mail in which you can extend your website. If you need another website, you can always generate it in the introduction module of the course or here.

If your website dashboard is empty, you can always add the applications by clicking the Edit the dashboard button in the lower right corner and then clicking the + button that appears on your dashboard.

If you see all the exercises already finished on your training website, it is possible that your website is in the Online Marketing Essentials mode. To check this, look in the upper left corner, next to the Home button, where you can also switch back to Content Admin Essentials.

No, unfortunately, once the website has been deleted, it cannot be restored. However, you can always generate a new training website in the introduction module of the course or here.

If you come across this issue, do not hesitate to contact us right away. If you need to continue with your training in spite of this problem, just use the arrows in the upper left corner to skip the test.

To use the license key you have downloaded in the course, please go to the Licenses application in your locally installed instance and remove all the existing licenses. Then add the new license key from the developer course.

To prove that you have successfully finished Kentico training, you will get a course completion certificate after finishing any course.

If you want to become an internationally recognized Kentico Certified Developer or Certified Marketer, you can attempt to pass developer or marketer certification. However, we strongly recommend that you get some further Kentico experience beyond the course content before attempting to pass the exam, as these exams will test advanced knowledge and skills.

No, you will be sent a free re-certification voucher automatically as long as you are certified for the latest version at the time of the release of the new version. This means that if you are Kentico 10 Certified Developer at the time of the release of version 12 exam, you are not entitled to a free re-certification voucher.

If you are sure that you are entitled to a free re-certification voucher and certified for the latest version at the time of the release of the new version, please contact us.

Your certification will be shown in the Partner Portal within 3 working days after you pass the exam. If you are not listed as a certified developer/marketer after this period of time, please reach out to us.

No, we share the questions neither with successful nor with unsuccessful exam attendees and it is strictly against our policy to copy and share the questions further.

You can get certified both as developer and marketer for versions 10 and 11.

Your certificate never expires, you will be always a certified developer or marketer for the specific version. However, the 15 points that your company receives in Partner Portal expire after two years.

Yes, you will be automatically given a free exam seat for the exam after you pass the advanced course. However, we strongly recommend that you get some further Kentico experience beyond the course content before attempting to pass the exam, as these exams will test advanced knowledge and skills.