Be One of the First Teradata Aster Certified Professionals

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The Teradata Certified Professional Program (TCPP) is pleased to announce the upcoming release of the very first Teradata Aster Certification.  The exam will be released in Beta form according to the schedule below.  Seats are still available for Teradata Customers using Aster.  We value your perspective and input and would like to invite you to participate in the beta at a significantly discounted exam fee (70% discount off final exam price). A candidate that passes the Aster Basics Exam will be one of the first in the world to be awarded the Teradata Aster Professional 6.10 Certification.   For additional information and a list of exam objectives, visit

A limited number of seats for the beta exam will be available and you must email us at to request a voucher for exam registration. TCPP will review your request and reply within 3 – 5 days. 

Beta Exam Release Schedule

Teradata Aster Beta Exam Title

Beta Exam #

Registration Opens

Registration Closes

Beta Period Begins

Beta Period Ends

*Appt. Time

**Exam Time

Teradata Aster Basics    


Apr. 26, 2016

June 10, 2016

May 15, 2016

June 12, 2016

240 min.

220 min.

*Total amount of seat time scheduled by Pearson VUE

**Total amount of time allocated to answer beta exam questions.

Additional Information


  • For a list of exam objectives, experience and preparation recommendations, registration requirements, FAQs and other general information, please visit the Teradata Aster Certification webpages.
  • Exam fee will vary globally but will be approximately $55 USD after the 70% discount.
  • The beta exam will consist of more questions than the final form of the exam, but candidates will be scored against the final established form(s) and cut score.
  • Beta results will take 8 – 10 weeks to be analyzed and released to candidates. 
  • Beta exam is limited and requests will be taken on a first come, first served basis.
  • TCPP reserves the right to ask additional questions about experience and qualifications to confirm eligibility to receive a voucher.
  • Pearson VUE cancellation and no-show policies will be in effect for beta exam appointments.  Failure to cancel your exam incurs cost to TCPP; please make every effort to keep your exam appointment.  If you cannot make your appointment, contact Pearson VUE to cancel the registration and TCPP so we can transfer the voucher to another candidate.
  • No exam retakes allowed – a candidate may take a Teradata beta exam one time only.  If a candidate fails the beta exam, they will be able to take the exam in its final live form, but will be required to pay the full exam fee when registering.
  • The Teradata Candidate Agreement, all security policies and procedures apply.