Starting in 2016, cPanel University began unveiling courses to teach users about cPanel, WHM and how to solve common issues. The currently available courses follow two distinct tracks: Administering Servers with WHM, and Administrating a cPanel Server from the Command Line.Show All Courses (5)
The cPU Sales courses cover the features, benefits, and technical usage of cPanel & WHM. Prove you have what it takes to help sell your next cPanel & WHM server, cloud instance, or VPS servers.Show All Courses
cPanel University was developed to provide those supporting and selling cPanel products and services with an opportunity to become certified with cPanel & WHM. By conquering the cPU Certifications, you’ll become an accredited and recognized expert of your craft.
cPanel & WHM Sales Certification (Sales)
The cPU Sales course covers the features, benefits, and fundamental usage of cPanel & WHM. Prove you have what it takes to help sell your next cPanel & WHM server, cloud instance, or VPS server.
cPanel Professional Certification (cPC)
The cPanel Professional Certification is the first step in technical cPanel & WHM certification. We designed it to test your understanding of internet technologies and cPanel interface administration.
cPanel & WHM Administrator Certification (CWA)
The cPanel & WHM Administrator Certification tests your knowledge on service administration, ranging from Webstack setup, to Email troubleshooting, to custom DNS configurations, to administrating SQL engines through WHM.
cPanel & WHM Systems Administrator I Certification (CWSA-I)
The cPanel & WHM Systems Administrator I Exam requires an in-depth knowledge of managing a cPanel & WHM server from the command line. You will show your abilities using our provided scripts, troubleshooting common issues, and safely making decisions that affect an entire server.
cPanel & WHM Systems Administrator II Certification (CWSA-II)
The Veteran Technical Exam requires an array of expertise to complete. You will be required to prove your understanding of cPanel, inside and out, with the skills to conquer most issues.
Starting in 2017, cPanel University began offering a conference-exclusive way of certifying yourself as current with cPanel & WHM's latest features, providing attendees a way of proving their administrative capabilities on modern cPanel environments. cPanel Conference 2017 is over, but look for us in 2018, and keep an eye on those release notes!
Why cPanel Training?
cPanel understands that learning new software can be daunting. With a large product like cPanel & WHM, figuring out where to start can be a challenge. So we’ve created cPanel University Training Coursework, designed to get you started and help you out along the way.
Total number of Exams taken versus passed all time.
The distribution of all certifications obtained, sorted by level.
Who doesn’t like a little competition? Companies can compete against themselves or with other companies to have the most certified technicians under their roof.
If you have forgotten your Username or Password, from the main page click "Login", then once you're redirected click the "I forgot" links beside the Username or Password field. Email your email address and the system will email your username and instructions on how to reset it.
To take a certification exam, click the registration button at the top right of the page. Each account created has the exam for the Sales Certification and the prerequisite courses for Technical Certification track available.
The passing score for all exams is 90 percent. To help maintain the integrity of our exams, the exam will end automatically once you have missed enough questions to no longer be able to obtain the minimum passing score of 90%.
If for any reason you close the browser during your exam, you can return to https://university.cpanel.net and resume taking the exam. The test timer will remain active and you will begin at the last unanswered question.
Only cPanel Partner NOC's are listed on the cPanel University leaderboards. If you're not already a partner and wish to apply, please visit Partner NOC Application, if you are a Partner NOC and are not listed, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Specific Questions
No, you will need to independently research the answers after you have completed the exam. Questions are random and also rotate so they are different for everyone, preserving the integrity of each exam.
As our software evolves at a rapid pace, certificates earned are only valid for 12 months.
How often can I attempt an exam? Can I retake a quiz or test that I have passed to attempt a higher score?
You may attempt each exam as frequently as you wish, until you pass. You may not retake a quiz or exam that you have passed to attempt a higher score.
A benefit of the new system is that you are able to immediately print the certificate, or save a .pdf, to reflect passing exams. You no longer have to wait on a certificate to arrive in the mail. As of 2017, we are no longer mailing physical certificates, but a higher quality PDF can be obtained by emailing email@example.com.
In order to complete registration and activate your account, you must receive and click the link in confirmation email. If you do not act upon the confirmation email, any attempt to log in will show the account as being deactivated.
You are permitted 90 minutes to attempt to complete the exam, but many people finish sooner.