Certified Service API Specialist

A Certified Service API Specialist has demonstrated proficiency with the design, management, evolution and versioning of service APIs, API gateways and cloud-based APIs, and has comprehensive knowledge of the API economy and established industry APIs. A Certified Service API Specialist can also be referred to as a Certified Service API Design & Management Specialist.


The Service API Specialist track is comprised of SOA Modules 1, 2, 12, 13 and 14, the outlines for which are provided in the upcoming pages. Depending on the exam format chosen, attaining the SOA Architect Specialist certification can require passing a single exam or multiple exams. Upon achieving the accreditation, certification holders receive a formal digital certificate and an Acclaim/Credly digital badge with an account that supports the online verification of certification status.

Courses and Study Kits

The Service API Specialist certification track is associated with the following courses, study kits and eLearning kits. The courses can be delivered via instructor-led training. The study kits and eLearning kits include the course materials and additional supplements designed for self-study.

SOACP Module 1, Module 2, Module 12, Module 13 and Module 14

Service API Specialist Certification Study Kit Bundle

Service API Specialist Certification eLearning Kit Bundle


To achieve this certification, the following exams must be completed with a passing grade:
Exam S90.01B: Fundamental SOA, Services & Microservices
Exam S90.02B: Service Technology Concepts
Exam S90.12B: Fundamental Service API Design & Management
Exam S90.13B: Advanced Service API Design & Management
Exam S90.14B: Service API Design & Management Lab