I have successfully passed Salesforce Certified Education Cloud Consultant exam on 19th January 2020. Here are few tips to pass the exam.
Exam OutlineContent: 60 multiple-choice/multiple-select questions Time allotted to complete the exam: 90 minutes Passing Score: 68% Registration fee: USD 200, plus applicable taxes as required per local law Retake fee: USD 100, plus applicable taxes as required per local law Delivery options: Proctored exam delivered onsite at a testing center or in an online proctored environment. Prerequisite(s): Salesforce Certified Administrator credential.
I have faced 60 questions and most of the questions are about Education domain knowledge, configuring HEDA and SAL, use case oriented questions.
Core SAL Data Model
Topics Received on Exam
- Questions regarding to Administrative and Household Account Model
- Sequence of data load into Education Cloud instance.
- Consideration of installing education cloud when person account is enabled.
- Frequency of updates for education cloud managed package.
- TDTM Framework
- Importance of user managed and namespace field.
- Best practices to include own trigger in TDTM Framework
- Ways to handle former names in EDA
- Automation around addresses with Administrative and Household Account Model
- Use case to choose best product (Pardot vs. Marketing Cloud). Understanding the basic features and their differences is important for this one.
- Open Source solutions around HEDA
- Consideration when loading bulk data
- Questions on creating reports
- Understanding of data model and their relationship is important
- Once you have the relationship in mind, it will be easier for you to decide whether to create a new report type or use the existing one.
- Community Cloud Implementation strategies
- Sharing consideration
- License Type
- Use case to choose the correct API strategy –
- Salesforce Connect
- Roles and Responsibilities of CoE (Center of Excellence)
- Comparison between different sandbox types
Hope this will help you to clear the certification. Best of luck.