Demonstrate your in-depth knowledge and proficiency with a Core Certification from Energy Exemplar.

Earn the PLEXOS Power or Aurora Core Certification.

Go to xPert
woman with a raised hand in class

Customer Benefit

The core certifications are offered at no-cost!


Share Your Certification

Digital credential that can be easily shared on LinkedIn or added to a resume/CV.



Stand out from other candidates and validate your knowledge & expertise.



Validate a candidate’s knowledge level of PLEXOS and Aurora.


Become an xPert

Available for all current customers.


Complete the Course


Review all the content and complete all activities within your chosen Core Course.


Pass the Exam

Take the exam right within the xPert platform. Certificates will be granted to those who score 70% and above.


Share Your xPertise

Share your new certification on LinkedIn and add it to your resume!


Get Certified

The PLEXOS Power, PLEXOS Gas, and Aurora Certifications are technical credentials that validate competency, expertise, and operational knowledge in the use of Energy Exemplar products. We encourage all Energy Exemplar customers to become certified at the core level.



Our products are always evolving and we want you to grow with us!

Core certifications are valid for 24 months after successful exam completion. A recertification will need to be conducted to stay certified.

Core Certification Courses

PLEXOS Power Core

This certification is designed for PLEXOS users. Learn about power modeling and Core PLEXOS knowledge, industry & modeling, and data management.

Get Started


Are you working with Gas and want to learn more? This course focuses on gas modeling and Core PLEXOS knowledge, industry & modeling, and data management.

Get Started

Aurora Core Certification

Become Aurora Core certified to deepen your knowledge, skills, and ability using Aurora. Courses include Core knowledge, data management, industry & modeling, and an optional course on scripting in Aurora.

Get Started

About the Exam

Understand the Exam

  • Approximately 60 questions
  • 75 minutes to complete
  • The Core Certification exam's minimum passing score is 70%
  • Exams are administered online through xPert, Energy Exemplar’s Learning Management System. You will need a Client Portal login. Contact support to request this information.

Ensure Success

To increase your chances of success, Energy Exemplar recommends:

  • Complete PLEXOS Power Core learning track (for PLEXOS users)
  • Complete Aurora Core learning track (for Aurora Users)
  • Ensure conceptual knowledge and understanding of the business context of modelling

Uncover the potential of precise modeling and data-rich insights.

Chat with an Expert