ISTE 2012 NEWS: Adobe and Certiport Announce Certification for CS6

Certiport ( today announced the availability of the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exams for the new Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 (CS6).

The exams validate students’ use of digital media to plan, design, build, and maintain effective communications utilizing the following:
• Visual Communication using Adobe® Photoshop®
• Rich Media Communication using Adobe® Flash® Professional
• Web Communication using Adobe® Dreamweaver®
• Video Communication using Adobe® Premiere® Pro

The updated Photoshop, Flash, and Dreamweaver ACA exams are available now in English, with the Premiere Pro exam rolling out in Q3. Customers who have an existing ACA site license can upgrade to the new CS6 version of the exams at no additional cost. The exams are still available for CS4 and CS5 for customers who are not yet migrating to the upgraded Adobe product suite.

The exams are available to customers through several pricing models including a K–12 Classroom License or a Campus License for higher education institutions. Academic institutions and corporations can find more information on becoming a Certiport Authorized Testing Center to deliver the ACA program at