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Become a Unity Certified Instructor

The Unity Certified Instructor program recognizes leaders who have demonstrated excellence in both Unity skills and teaching. Join today and start receiving members-only benefits to further your professional goals.

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Professional benefits, exclusive community

Join this exclusive community to give your training business a boost on its own or in partnership with Unity. There are also a number of other benefits that will support you in your professional growth, including discounts on Unity exams, a members-only online community, training resources, discounts on Unity learning content, and much more.

Unity Certified Instructor

Make an Impact on Unity Creators

“Professionals who have Unity skills earn over $20,000 more than their peers without Unity skills.”

“Unity is one of the most in-demand IT skills and has one of the highest forecasted growth rates at over 35% over the next two years.”

By becoming a Unity Certified Instructor, you can deliver Unity Authorized Workshops that make an impact on the growing number of creators who want to learn skills that will make them stand out and excel in their careers.

How do you become a Unity Certified Instructor?

As the leaders in learning and training, Unity Certified Instructors are able to demonstrate proficiency with Unity, as well as show strong training capabilities. The program requirements focus on two areas of proficiency: instructional skills and Unity skills. Therefore, this program requires two certifications:

  • CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer Certification (or equivalent)
  • Unity Certification

Once you complete the application and submit validation of your credentials, Unity will review your application for membership.

  • Program Benefits
  • Program requirements
  • Qualifying certifications
  • Application process
  • Membership

Program Benefits

What are the key benefits of the program?

Becoming a Unity Certified Instructor will help you succeed in helping creators, while growing your professional skills and business. Benefits include:

  • Train-the-Trainer modules for Professional development
  • Discounted vouchers for CompTIA CTT+
  • Discounted CompTIA CTT+ certification preparation ebook
  • Access to exclusive professional community
  • Discounted access to Unity Authorized Courses
  • Exclusive access to deliver Unity Authorized Workshops
  • Visibility into Unity Product Roadmap
  • Support in building your brand and business
  • Unity Certified Instructor Badge and listing on Unity Connect
  • Quarterly Onboarding Webinars
  • Evaluate and influence new learning and training materials
  • Opportunity to be paid for delivering training on behalf of Unity

Program requirements

What are the requirements of being in the program?

The main goal for Unity Certified Instructors is to positively impact learners. Unity Certified Instructors will be responsible for maintaining the highest levels of quality and delivering learning and training content that impacts learners. Potential ways to impact learners include:

  • Gain an Instructor Certification
  • Maintain a current entry-level Unity Certification
  • Create a Connect Profile
  • Create and submit learning content to the Learn community
  • Maintain 4-star rating or 85% satisfaction rate on training delivery
  • Participate in Learner Community

Qualifying certifications

What are qualifying certifications for this program?

This program requires two certifications:

  • CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer Certification (or equivalent)
  • Unity Certification

CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer Certification

This certification validates your instructional skills via a two-part exam.The first part is a computer-based test taken at any Pearson Vue test center, and the second is a video submission of the instructor teaching. Once completed, the certification is perpetual and will not require recertification.

Unity Certification

This certification validates your Unity skills. You will need to maintain a current certification, which means you will need Developer certification until the new set of certifications are released in May and July. At that point, you will need to gain either the Unity Certified Programmer or Unity Certified 3D Artist certification to maintain Unity Certified Instructor status.

Are there other instructional certifications that can be used?

The CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer certification is a robust instructional certification. However, Unity recognizes that there are other trainer and instructional programs that hold an equally high level of rigor and will therefore accept any of the following certifications in lieu of the CompTIA CTT+:

  • Government granted instructional or teacher certification
  • Microsoft Certified Trainer
  • Autodesk Certified Instructor
  • Adobe Certified Instructor
  • CISCO Certified Trainer
Are there costs associated with getting certified?

Unity offers a 10% discount towards the cost of each of the required certifications:

  • CompTIA Classroom Trainer certification is a combination of costs for a computer-based exam and evaluation of a teaching video submission. These exams retail for over $600 USD (regional pricing offered)
  • Unity Certified Programmer and Unity Certified 3D Artist retails for $249 (regional pricing offered).

Application process

What is the application process?

The application involves submitting information that includes proof of your credentials, background information on your training business, and basic demographic information. Once submitted, Unity will review the application and notify you of acceptance within two weeks.

How do I cancel my application?

You can cancel your application at any time by emailing Unity at certification@unity3d.com.

Membership

Are there any fees associated with membership?

There are not any membership fees at this time.

Is membership for a specific amount of time?

Membership is valid as long as the requirements of the program are being met. Individuals can leave the program voluntarily or may be asked to meet requirements to maintain membership status.

Where can I find the Unity Certified Instructor Program Guide and Agreement?

You can download the Unity Certified Instructor Program Guide here. After you complete the application, You will be sent the Unity Certified Instructor agreement and Program Rules to review and accept prior to joining the progam.

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