Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 5 Programmer

SCJP 1.5 is now known as OCPJP 5

Benefits of SCJP 1.5/OCPJP 5 Certification

  • Cover all fundamental aspects of Java programming (focus on breadth of knowledge) from Oracle’s perspective
  • Demonstrate your skills to your employer, peers & customers that you are proficient in Java Technologies and use industry-standards best practices
  • Enhance your salary, job opportunities and credibility by adding new credentials in your resume
  • Get officially accredited as a Java Professional

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SCJP 1.5/OCPJP 5 Training Options


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OCPJP 6 Practice Tests
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OCPJP 5 Online Course
Content: 16 sessions (24 hrs)
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Why take the certification, when you are already coding in Java?

If you are already coding in Java, you must be comfortable with most of the Java fundamentals. The question is, do you feel your productivity is slow because you are not aware of some of the key stuff in Java? Java certification exams are carefully designed to ensure that you do not miss out any of the Java fundamentals. Moreover, Do you feel a need for industry recognition? Do you think that if you achieve good percentage in Java certification exams, it will impact your credibility on your resume? The statistics suggest that it does and that's why all Java professionals should appear in java certifications exams.

SCJP 1.5 | OCPJP 5 Exam Information

Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 5 Programmer Curriculum

  1. Declarations, Initialization and Scoping
  2. Flow Control
  3. API Contents
  4. Concurrency
  5. OO Concepts
  6. Collections / Generics
  7. Fundamentals

How to Apply for SCJP 1.5 | OCPJP 5 Certification?

Top reasons to register for SCJP 1.5 | OCPJP 5 Certification?

In case any of the above reasons resonate with your thought process, we recommend that you start with taking free OCPJP/SCJP 5 sample questions.

How to Prepare for Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 5 Programmer Certification(1Z0-851)?

  1. (Must do) Familiarize yourself with SCJP 5 exam process. The best place to get information about it is Oracle Certification Website. or else you can also talk to our team members
  2. (Must do) Whether you are at early stage in your preparation or have you written 100s of 1000s of lines of Java code already, it is mandatory that you take a book relevant for this certification. We recommend Sun Certified Programmer for Java 6 (SCJP 6) Study Guide by Katherine Sierra and Bert Bates
  3. (Must do) Other than a book, you would also need to appear in reasonable number of practice tests. That will help you to assess you topic-wise preparation level and concentrate your preparation on weak areas. It will also expose you to a variety of SCJP certification exam questions and set the right expectations. In case you want to take a look at some of the sample questions you can try SCJP 5 Sample Practice Questions
  4. (Optional) In case you are a self-learner kind of person but need a formal training, you can take SCJP 5 Online Course in which you will get access to all the preparation training videos.
  5. (Optional) Register in a good OCPJP/SCJP forum to post questions and discuss OCPJP/SCJP certification exam preparation related queries. This will be helpful for your study. One such forum is Coderanch.

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.”

Benjamin Franklin

Start your preparation today by checking your current level of understanding, appear in free SCJP 5 practice questions.

OCPJP 5 Certification FAQs

  1. Is there any prerequisite for this Certification? There is no pre requisite for the OCPJP 5 Exam. You can directly appear for this certification exam.
  2. What is the process of taking OCPJP 5 Certification? You have to first purchase an exam voucher from the Oracle University. The voucher purchased is valid for 6 months. Register yourself at the local test centre or through Pearsonvue. Finally schedule the exam date according to your convenience.
  3. Which are the recommended books for OCPJP 6? You can check these books for reference –
    • Sun Certified Programmer For Java 5 Scjp (310-055)
  4. Can I purchase exam voucher from Whizlabs? No, we do not provide the exam voucher. You have to directly purchase the same from Oracle.
  5. Do you offer Money Back Guarantee for your OCPJP 5 Exam Simulator? Yes, we offer 100% Unconditional money back guarantee. If you do not clear the exam for any reason, please note that we refund the cost of product which you purchased from Whizlabs but not the Oracle Certification Exam cost.
  6. Apart from mock exams & questions, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs? Yes, we provide you full support for any query related to the certification when you are preparing through our mock exams. Your query will be handled by certified Java SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.


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