Home / / CertNexus Certifications receives KHDA accreditation

CertNexus Certifications receives KHDA accreditation

As an international certification organisation, CertNexus aims to narrow the skills gap within emerging technologies

CertNexus Certifications receives KHDA accreditation

Knowledge and Human Resource Development Authority, Dubai (KHDA) and CertNexus have signed an ICO agreement recognising it as an to be recognised as an International Certification Organization in Dubai. CertNexus training and certification products are distributed by EMT Distribution Technology in the Middle East and North Africa region.

CertNexus provides vendor neutral, emerging technology certifications and micro-credentials for business, data, development, IT and security professionals. CertNexus’ exams meet the most rigorous development standards possible, which outline a global framework for developing personnel certification programs to narrow the widening skills gap within emerging tech.

“We are honored that KHDA has accredited CertNexus certifications within the UAE,” said Jeff Felice, President of CertNexus. “We share KHDA’s mission to improve the quality of education and provide greater opportunity for all who seek rewarding careers in emerging tech.”

“The KHDA accreditation has set the benchmark for CertNexus in the META region to move forward and get further official recognition from the relevant education authorities and ministries,” said Rania Halimeh, Regional Channel Development Manager, emt Distribution Technology, Dubai.

CertNexus exams have been successfully completed by candidates in over 50 countries and are developed to conform with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 17024:2012 standard. CertNexus exams are also accredited by several international organisations.


The agreement serves to verify that CertNexus’ activities are in accordance with the KHDA and recognises that CertNexus qualifications meet the level of the National Qualifications Framework for the purposes of access to education and training in the United Arab Emirates.

Follow us to get the most comprehensive technology news in UAE delivered fresh from our social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, and listen to our Weekly Podcast. Click here to sign up for our weekly newsletter on curated technology news in the Middle East and Worldwide.

REGISTER NOW | Webinar Event | Security you can bank on – Safeguarding the Middle East’s financial sector

Presented in partnership with security and network specialist Cybereason, the second in the three part webinar series will bring together a panel of experts to discuss how banks and financial institutions are evolving their service offering while simultaneously staying one step ahead of the cyber criminals who seek to bring their operations crashing to the ground.