An important update about experimentation learning paths and certificates

As an exciting step in combining Academies, all Optimizely experimentation learning paths and certificates have been migrated

As an exciting step in combining Academies, all Optimizely experimentation learning paths and certificates have been moved.

If you had an existing user account, you automatically have access to all Experimentation paths & certificates. Please follow these directions to access:

  1. Navigate to https://academy.optimizely.com
  2. Click “I've forgotten my username/password” (You will only need to do this the first time you log in)
  3. Enter your email address and click “Continue”
  4. You will receive an email with a link.
  5. Once you click on the link, you’ll need to confirm your user details and set your password.
  6. You’ll be redirected to your dashboard. Click “Content Library” to access the learning paths. Click “Achievements” to view earned certificates.

 

If you are a new user, you will need to register for learning paths & certificates. Please follow these directions to access:

    1. Decide which paths & certificates you want to take: 
      • Program Manager Learning Paths & Certificate: a.k.a. The Maestro
        As the experimentation lead you need an understanding of working with strategy, experimentation implementation and results to run an optimization program that meets business needs. Register for Free
      • Data Analyst Learning Paths & Certificate: a.k.a. Data Geek
        Data analysts will learn to review and use results from experiments as part of the decision-making process. Register for Free
      • Front-End Web Developer Learning Paths & Certificate: a.k.a. Experimentation Perfectionist
        UX designers or front end developers focused on developing customer experiences using our WYSIWYG editor in Optimizely Web. This path helps you learn how to develop, run and QA experiments. Register for Free
      • Full Stack Developer Learning Path: a.k.a. Code Composer
        For software developers and engineers working in Full Stack, this path focuses on setting up and running experiments, feature rollouts, and QA testing. Register for Free
      • Rollouts Learning Path & Certificate:
        Designed for those using Optimizely's free Rollouts to ideate, design and build feature flags. Register for Free
      • C-Level Learning Path & Certificate: a.k.a. Experimentation Evangelist
        As an executive sponsor or leader on a team, you want to see the business impact and ROI Optimizely experimentation is having on your business, though you don’t expect to be hands-on with the tool. Register for Free
      • Idea Contributor Learning Path & Certificate: a.k.a.
        For those who contribute experimentation ideas, such as marketing managers, we help you focus on building a good hypothesis. Register for Free
    2. Click “Add to Cart” to start the registration process. Note: A credit card is NOT required.
    3. Click Cart in Header, and then click the blue “Checkout” button
    4. On checkout page, click “Purchase”
    5. Fill out details and click “Confirm free order”
    6. Copy voucher to clipboard, and then redeem
    7. Once you redeem, enter the participant details and confirm
    8. Check your email with a link to log in to Academy. 
      1. If you don’t receive the email, navigate to https://academy.optimizely.com, and click “I've forgotten my username/password” (you’ll only need to do this the first time you log in)
      2. Enter your email address and click “Continue”
      3. You will receive an email with a link.
    9. Once you click on the link, you’ll need to confirm your user details and set your password.
    10. You’ll be redirected to your dashboard. Click “Content Library” to access the learning paths and certificates you just registered for. Once you earn a certificate, you can view them by clicking “Achievements” in the nav. 

Frequently asked questions

You will have to complete a “checkout” flow, but no credit card is required. 

Yes, earned certificates were migrated.

If you have any additional questions, please contact us.