Free Software Certification Testing

Join us April 27th, 2019 to earn a credential in one of many industry recognized certifications from Microsoft, Adobe and Intuit (QuickBooks). Certifications demonstrate one's technical proficiency to an employer or prospective college.

Tacoma Public Library is partnering with Washington State Library to offer the exams for free, but registering for a test slot is recommended as space will be limited. See below for the available exams. 

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) (2013 or 2016 options available for Word, Word Expert, Excel, Excel Expert, Access, Sharepoint-2013 only, OneNote-2013 only, PowerPoint and Outlook):

Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)

Microsoft Certified Educator (MCE)

Adobe Certified Associate (ACA)


Test candidates must register for a Certiport account prior to test day and bring their login credentials and photo i.d. with them.