May 01, 2021

Certification: Facebook Certified Advertising API Developer

  • Facebook Blueprint
  • Remote (Online)
Licensure / Certification Information Technology Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations

Job / Advertisement Description

This certification measures competency configuring and troubleshooting Marketing API integrations. The certification consists of two required parts: a Multiple choice exam (520-101) and a coding assessment (520-201). Facebook Certified Marketing Developer is a prerequisite for this certification.

Ideal candidates for this exam are:

  • Software Developers
  • Full Stack Engineers
  • Backend Engineers
  • Solutions Architects

Certification Exam Content Outline

Before attempting to become a Facebook Certified Advertising API Developer, we recommend you review the areas covered on the certification exam. You can find preparation for these topics in the Blueprint course linked below.

Note: Marketing Developer certification is a prerequisite for this certification.

Setup Infrastructure (24%)

  • Apply concepts and processes required to configure assets and permissions.
  • Apply concepts and processes required to create an app review submission.
  • Make conceptual and procedural decisions required to advise clients on integration.
  • Apply concepts and process required to create an offline event set, custom audience, or Pixel

Write Code (53%)

  • Make conceptual and procedural decisions required to write code to transform data to Facebook accepted formats.
  • Make procedural decisions required to write code to send data.
  • Make conceptual and procedural decisions required to verify data sent to Facebook
  • Make conceptual and procedural decisions required to write code to read ad performance data.
  • Verify Conversions API Integration