Our courses are designed to guide you through all of the steps needed to earn an Ignition credential. Build on skills learned in previous courses to tackle more complex concepts. Challenges at the end of every topic test your knowledge and put you on the path to earning a credential.
In order to track your progress, sign up to create an account. Then join a course! All courses are free, and you can earn your credential(s) for free too. Courses in Inductive University are designed to build off of each other as you follow the recommended path. You can also jump around if you'd like to skip ahead on anything.
Topics within each course end with a challenge to test your new knowledge. If you score 100% on all of the challenges within a course, you'll earn a specialization for that course.
Earning specializations for all of the courses within the Ignition school will earn you a credential!
There is currently one school within Inductive University. Passing all of the challenges within the school will earn you a credential in Ignition.
Courses are the high-level concepts made up of a collection of similarly themed topics. Completing all of the challenges (passing with a 100% score) within a course will earn you a specialization.
Topics are a collection of lessons. There are multiple topics within each course.
Lessons are the basic unit of learning within Inductive University. Each lesson contains a training video that covers a particular aspect of Ignition. Similar videos are grouped into topics.
Challenges are used to evaluate your mastery of Ignition and appear at the end of every topic. You may leave and resume a challenge at any time. While there is no limit on the number of challenge attempts, challenges will be completely randomized on every new attempt. You must be signed-in in order to attempt challenges.
Specializations show mastery of a particular course. They are earned when all of the topic challenges within a course are passed with a 100% score.
A credential for Ignition is currently available within Inductive University. When you have earned all of the available specializations within the Ignition school, you will receive the credential.
Inductive University is 100% free of charge for anyone to use. Users can even download a fully functional trial version of Ignition to use for free. Inductive University reflects our passion to reinvent the industrial automation software industry with an educated and empowered community.
Ignition certification is still required to become a Certified or Gold Level Certified Integrator. An Ignition credential must be earned through Inductive University before applying for a certification test.
A specialization is earned when all of the challenges within a course have been passed with a 100% score. You earn a credential once you have earned all of the specializations in the Ignition school.
We will occasionally add new courses that are relevant to the current version of Ignition. If this happens, your progress meter will change based on the amount of new content added. You may also be given a grace period to complete the additional content.
Your credential status will not be affected during the grace period. Once the grace period expires, you will lose your credential until the additional content has been completed.
Users pass challenges by scoring 100%. You are not required to score 100% before attempting other challenges.
Some challenges can only be completed by downloading and installing Ignition and a gateway backup called the Challenge File. Links to download both files can be found in the filter bar in the Library and Courses sections.
Inductive University credentials are tied to a particular version of Ignition. In order to become current with the most recent version of Ignition, you’ll need to successfully complete the challenges for any new or updated courses.
Yes! Inductive Automation offers in-person training courses of all levels in our Folsom, CA office. These 3- and 5-day courses are led by our team of Ignition experts.
Call us at 1-800-266-7798 (toll-free US) or +1-916-456-1045 (international). You can also contact your sales representative directly.