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Validity of SCJP.

Pankaj Shet
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Hello Friends,
I wanted to know the validity period of the certification exams.I have cleared SCJP 1.4 in march 2007.Is this certificate valid for thoughout the whole career? or has certain validity period.


PANKAJ SHET
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Pankaj Shet
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Please reply friends!!!
Ben Souther
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Originally posted by Pankaj Shet:
Please reply friends!!!


Ease Up
[ March 26, 2008: Message edited by: Ben Souther ]

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Jesper de Jong
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The SCJP certificate does not have a validity period.
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Pankaj Shet
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that means it is valid throughout my whole career??
Jesper de Jong
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Yes, it means that even when you are old and retired, you can still say "You know what? Grandpa is SCJP certified!"...
Vipun Reddy
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thanks a lot jesper..


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Pankaj Shet
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Thanks a lot for making me clear!!!
Vishwanath Krishnamurthi
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I remember seeing in sun's site- Top 5 reasons to get certified from the sun...

Hmmm, why din't they include
even when you are old and retired, you can still say "You know what? Grandpa is SCJP certified!"...


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