Certification: Avid Certified System Administrator: Avid NEXIS

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The Avid Certified System Administrator for Avid NEXIS certification validates an individuals capabilities of performing the tasks associated with ongoing operation and maintenance of an Avid NEXIS system once it has been put into production. This includes how to create and manage workspaces, check system status, troubleshoot issues, create and understand user accounts, connect to clients, mount/dismount workspaces, configure a multi-engine system, and deal with hardware failures. The certification also demonstrates a basic understanding system maintenance and troubleshooting of the Avid NEXIS | PRO, E2 and E4 hardware.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?
Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)?
Renew through Re-Examination?
Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)?
Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)?

Third Party Exam Center

Avid Certification exams are offered at least twice quarterly through select Avid offices and Avid Learning Partners.


A product/equipment certification tests for knowledge about the use of proprietary software or hardware products. This classification is used primarily for computer-related companies such as IBM, CISCO, HP, etc.