Oracle Certified Master, Java SE 6 Developer Preparation Article

Jun 29 08:04 2011 koilraj abraham Print This Article

Oracle offers variety of Java Certifications for all Java Editions (Java SE, Java EE and Java ME).  Oracle Certified Master, Java SE 6 Developer (Formerly Sun Certified Java SE 6 Developer (SCJD 6)) certification tests Java programming experience.

What exam I need to pass to achieve OCM for Java SE 6 Certification?

You need to complete 1Z0-855 Java Standard Edition 6 Developer Certified Master Downloadable Project (Step 1 of 2) and 1Z0-856 – Java Standard Edition 6 Developer Certified Master Essay Exam (Step 2 of 2) to achieve this certification.

What kind of knowledge I can achieve after completing this certification?

Coding and design experience to develop Java Swing applications using Java SE APIs (Threading,Guest Posting Socket and RMI).

Do I need any prior certification to take this exam?

Oracle Certified Professional, Java (SE 5 or SE 6) Programmer OR Sun Certified Java Programmer (any edition).

Where do I get complete information about exam objective?

•    Topic 1     General Considerations•    Topic 2     Documentation•    Topic 3     Object-Oriented Design•    Topic 4     GUI•    Topic 5     Locking

You can visit Oracle site at or Download EPractize Labs SCJD Training  Lab and click Plan > Objective to know more details about this certification.

How much time I need to prepare for this exam?

You can access our Time Estimator to know your preparation estimation at

Is there any recommended Training Guide or Book available for this certification?

EPractize Labs offer complete Training Material that includes set of Mock Exams to prepare for this certification. You can download at

What are the benefits I can achieve after completing this exam?

•    Clear evidence that a programmer understands the basic syntax and structure of the Java programming language and can create Java technology applications that run on server and desktop systems using Java SE6.•    The certification empowers in driving Java Programming based on J2SE 6.0.•    SCJD/OCMJD certified programmers can easily design and develop the code based on J2SE 6.0.•    Being a SCJD/OCMJD certified programmer helps you to improve your career potential, gain more respect, and boost up your job security and opportunities.•    With SCJD/OCMJD certified programmer, you become more competitive in the job market.

What are the benefits my employer can achieve after completing this exam?

•     Enables management to distinguish SCJD/OCMJD certified programmer as Java professionals who can develop quality code efficiently and effectively.•    Helps in deciding the best development APIs or Java Components based on latest J2SE APIs.•    More confidence to work on Java Code technical decisions with business partners.•    Enables project team to get best coding practices and guidance from a qualified Java Programmer.

Good luck for your preparation!

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koilraj abraham
koilraj abraham

Abraham, Software Engineer, currently working in  SCJD training lab product development. Has extensive experience in software development from small scale to high scale enterprise applications in various domains using Java EE technologies.

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