Best wishes for a Happy Holiday season!

The Open Group offices will close at 12:00 (ET) on
Monday December 24, 2018 and re-open on Wednesday January 2, 2019.
The online certification systems will be accessible during this time; however, we will be unable to process certification submissions or respond to support requests until our offices re-open.


Open FAIR™ Examinations

Exam Summary

Exam Name Exam Reference # of Items Time Limit
Open FAIR™ Part 1 Exam OG0-041 (English) 80 2 Hours


Additional time may be provided for people taking an English language exam for whom English is not their first language. Please see https://certification.opengroup.org/examinations#ESL for more information.

The times listed above reflect the actual time allotted for taking the examination. Information from the Examination Provider may indicate a longer time frame that reflects the entire time required at the test center, which includes additional time for registration, tutorial, and a survey.

Exam Information

The following Open FAIR examinations are available. Select the exam name for further details on the specific exam.

Open FAIR™ Part 1 Exam

This is the examination for the Open FAIR Foundation certification.

This exam comprises 80 questions in simple multiple choice format, covering the Level 1 learning outcomes (see the Conformance Requirements for detail). Each correct answer scores a single point. The pass mark is 70% (56 or more questions out of a maximum of 80).

For more information see the Open FAIR Certification page