Certiadria Profile

Certiadria is international education and certification company, established and based in Adriatic region, working in the following ten countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Malta, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia. Certiadria is committed on providing educational and certification services in the Adriatic region for global professional impact and builds strong connections between academic and industry world.

What differentiates and gives unique value to Certiadria are the partnerships established with the world’s leaders in publishing and certification. Being leader in this field and offering world recognized education and certification solutions, we ensure companies, educational centers, academic and government institutions, that together we play the major role in society in a manner of creating and providing professionals through our services. The idea for entering into this area was brought by the vision to bring Adriatic countries closer to the digital world of professionalism and to set world standards and values.

Mission

Our mission is to provide the opportunity trough cooperation with educational institutions and commercial companies from Adriatic Region for staff and students to demonstrate their computer and internet literacy, validating their skills and productivity, and setting them off on the path to more advanced certifications. With our educational and certification program, educational institutions have a unique opportunity to offer a globally-recognized industry standard of desktop skills to students, employees, instructors and the corporate world.

Vision

Certiadria strongly believes in the "channel" model and it is committed to making our products available through competent and qualified independent contractors. We’ve build our channel partner program to meet the needs of the ever-changing business climates in the Adriatic region.
We are working to provide programs that build strong business relationships and provide opportunities for our independent contractors to augment their product offerings, contributing to increased profitability by leveraging Certiadria education and certifications programs.

Team

Certiadria has small, dynamic, focused and passionate team who works internationally across ten countries to meet clients needs and expectations. Driven by personal and company values, the team promotes education and certification as most powerful asset for success.

Partnerships

In 2012 Certiadria partnered with Certiport, a Pearson VUE Business, and become authorized partner for the Adriatic region. The partnership with Certiport presents Certiadria core business. Starting with network of seven countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Serbia and Slovenia, and later adding Malta, Bulgaria and Macedonia, Certiadria became Certiport authorized partner covering all countries from Adriatic region.
Certiport is the world leader in performance-based certification exams and practice test solutions for academic institutions, workforce and corporate technology markets, delivered through an expansive network of over 12,000 Certiport Authorized Testing Centers worldwide. Established in 1997, Certiport is a pioneer in providing complete career-oriented certification solutions to academic institutions and IT Professionals. These services encompass test development, psychometrics, program management, sales and marketing for the official:

Microsoft® Office certification program (MOS)
Microsoft® Technology Associate certification program (MTA)
Microsoft® Certified Educator certification program (MCE)
HP Institute (HP Accredited Technical Associate)
Adobe® Certified Associate certification program
Autodesk® Certified User certification program
Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC?®)
CompTIA Strata™ IT Fundamentals

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Certiport currently delivers nearly 2 million certification exams each year around the world. Being actively involved partner, Certiadria works closely with the Certiport team to market new certification solution, to build awareness for certification and benefits. Certiadria has direct collaboration with Microsoft and HP local offices in all ten countries. Working together on different initiatives, promoting educational and certification values, resulted with brand awareness and brand strengthening on the market. With putting these certifications in the focus of educational institutions we managed to set new standards in education field.

In 2013, Certiadria partnered with two other world recognized providers and added MeasureUp and Wiley products to the portfolio.

Clients

We have the privilege to work with some of the best educational and training institutions in the region. We maintain close relation with all our clients in order to be able to respond on their needs and requests in the most efficient way. For last than two years we’ve managed to establish cooperation with:

70 Universities and High Schools
30 Training Companies
4 Innovation Centers

Sponsorships

TEDx EDU Serbia

In 2013 we accepted the invitation for partnering and taking place at the first TEDx educational conference in Serbia. Providing free Microsoft Office Specialist and Adobe Certified Associate certification exams, we’ve helped young candidates and students to gain their first global certification and to start building their carriers with proven knowledge.

“Back2Serbia” - Serbian Job Fair

Certiadria partnered with “Back2Serbia” Job Fair organization. Together with our Serbian testing center “Link Group” we offered free Microsoft Office Specialist and Adobe Certified Associate certification exams for the best students on the fair. Gaining this certification has helped students achieve world standards and be competitive on the job market.

Tele-Centre Europe & Microsoft Initiative

Certiadria was invited to participate and take part in the Tele-Centre Europe & Microsoft Initiative for free Microsoft Technology Associate Certification for young and unemployed candidates form Adriatic region. The project was implemented in 5 countries Adriatic region, through Certiport Testing Centers and enabled free testing and certification of hundreds of candidates registered.