ADP Workforce Now® and ADP Vantage HCM® exams are now available for spring registration. RUN Powered by ADP® Payroll for Partners exams are available year round.

What is ADP Professional Certification?

The ADP Professional Certification Program sets the standard for excellence in the use and application of ADP solutions. Certification from the industry leader proves that practitioners have the knowledge, skills, and expertise needed to perform critical human resources, time and attendance, payroll, and related tasks.

The goals of the ADP Professional Certification Program are to demonstrate the following:

  • Validate your knowledge of and proficiency using ADP solutions.
  • Confirm your level of competence and skill.
  • Recognize you for meeting the requirements of the ADP Professional Certification Program.

Registration for ADP Vantage and ADP WFN opens the day of the testing window and closes 15 days before the last day of testing.  

Spring 2022 & Fall 2022  March 15 - October 31

Note: This year, spring and fall testing windows have been combined to allow clients to take advantage of a free retake if purchased by 10/15/22. All exams (and retakes) must be completed by 11/1. No refunds or extensions will be issued. 

Registration and testing windows for RUN for Partners and Accountant Connect are open year round.  

Digital Badge

Broadcast your accomplishment by sharing your digital badge on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, in an email signature or embed it in a website. ADP has partnered with Acclaim to provide you with a digital badge that proudly displays your professional qualifications and achievements. Now you can quickly and easily share verified proof of your distinguished ADP certification wherever and whenever you choose.

How to share your badge