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Passed with 92%. Some tips from my experience

Steve Hicks

Joined: Sep 22, 2005
Posts: 20
Firstly, many thanks to all the people contributing here. Here is a list of the key points I will use for any later certifications:

1. Get two books. While I used the HF book as my primary book I also read the manning book (SCWCD) as well. While I downloaded the specs I did not read them cover to cover, just for any detail not in the two books.
2. Do lots of mocks. I used the J2EE Certificate site (free) and the Whizlab exams. The nature of the Whizlabs exams were closer to the real test but they are not free - although my work paid for them
3. Join a study group. At work we had a weekly meeting (although this fizzled out due to project demands)
4. This newsgroup. Very friendly people
5. Did a little model job (I had done some Web app work before but on an older version of the spec). This allowed me to cover things I had not done before and topics I was not too sure on just by reading.

SCJP 1.4, SCWCD 1.4
Vivek Kinra
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Joined: Mar 11, 2006
Posts: 66
Congratulation Steve ... Thanks for sharing experience...
singh santosh
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Joined: Jan 13, 2006
Posts: 136
congrates man !!

Thanks for sharing ur experience...

Narendra Dhande
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Joined: Dec 04, 2004
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Narendra Dhande
SCJP 1.4,SCWCD 1.4, SCBCD 5.0, SCDJWS 5.0, SCEA 5.0
veesam sridhar
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Joined: Oct 18, 2005
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Gr8 score,

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