Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

3P stands for "Program Pentauliahan Professional" or Industry-Based Certification Programme. This programme is jointly-developed by Ministry of Education (MoE) and Prestariang Systems Sdn. Bhd. (PSSB).

  • This programme is intended to bridge the knowledge gap between technology and skill sets in today's competitive job markets.
  • This programme is targeted at students in the final year.
  • This programme will complement the degree awarded by IPTAs in Malaysia.

IT & IT-related final year students from public Universities & Polytechnics/Community Colleges.

FREE for students! It is fully sponsored by Ministry of Education (MoE) for Malaysian students studying in public institutions.

Currently, there are close to 51 Certification Courses from various vendors such as Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, SUN, CompTIA, AutoDesk, EC-Council, Adobe and many more. Please refer to Certifications page for more details.

It is conducted during the Semester Holiday at the participating institutions.

Visit 3P website for list of participating institutions and contact your Program Coordinator at your University or Polytechnic/Community College for futher details.

Please take note that for most of cases, you need to provide your personal details such as name, address, exam code taken, candidate ID and registration ID. Please choose your certification to view instruction :


  • Adobe certifications offer an e-certificate and use of the ACE logo, which will be emailed to you following receipt of your signed ACE Agreement.
  • Log on to Adobe Certified Portal
  • For the first time user please click here
  • Creative Suite certifications do not expire, although ACE exams are continually evaluated and updated to ensure the content remains relevant. Maintaining your certification status endorses your knowledge and skills as a valued and competent professional.
  • For more information please visit Adobe FAQ Webpage


  • Autodesk certifications offer an e-certificate.
  • Effective February 1, 2016, the Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP) program is hosted by a new provider. Autodesk has partnered with Certiport, Inc. to offer the ACP exams. For candidates who have taken the certification prior to this transition period, please follow the detailed instructions available at Autodesk Online Webpage
  • Candidates must print their own certification. Log on to Certiport Webpage (enter the same login credentials used for the exam).
  • Certification validates candidates knowledge and skills using a specific release (year) of an Autodesk application. Although certification for a particular version of an application never expires, certification is not considered current unless candidates have passed the latest exam.
  • For further assistance please contact Certiport Customer Service.


  • Axelos certifications offer a hardcopy certificate.
  • E-certificate is also available at APMG Student Registration Webpage
  • Axelos qualifications are not valid for a defined period and will not expire.
  • If you require further assistance on this, please contact or directly contact at 03-27149699



  • CompTIA certifications offer a hardcopy certificate
  • Log on to CompTIA CareerID webpage
  • For the first time user please click here
  • Effective January 1, 2011, all new CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+ certifications will be valid for three years from the date the candidate is certified. After three years, the certification must be renewed. Please click here for more details.
  • For more information please visit CompTIA Customer Support Center


  • You will receive your certificate along with your Welcome letter within 4-8 weeks from the date of your exam and if you do not receive your certificate within the stipulated period, kindly contact
  • Effective January 1st 2009, all EC-Council certifications will be valid for three years from the date of certification. During the three year period, the certification must be renewed by participating in EC-Council Continuing Education (ECE) Program. For more details, please visit EC-Council Continuing Education on ASPEN Portal
  • If you require further assistance on this, please contact


  • Huawei certifications offer a hardcopy certificate.
  • Please refer to Apply for Certificate Webpage. You will receive your certificate by mail within 7 to 10 days if information submitted is correct. Then check your registered email for tracking number.
  • If you have certification-related query, please refer to Certification Query Webpage
  • The validity period of Huawei datacom certificate is 3 years.
  • For more information please visit Huawei Website Help
  • If you require further assistance please contact Huawei Contact Webpage


  • Microsoft certifications offer an e-certificate
  • Log on to Microsoft Certification Member Sites
  • For the first time user, please click here
  • The existing certifications are currently valuable in the market and will remain valuable as long as companies are using the technology covered in your certification. As new technologies are released, they will be released in the new solutions structure. Please visit the Exam Retirement page to check on the list of retiring exams.
  • For more information please visit Microsoft Training and Certification Help or contact 1-800-885648 (toll-free number)


  • Oracle certifications offer an e-certificate. You will receive email notification that your certificate is available for download in CertView within 3-4 business days from the time all certification requirements have been completed
  • Oracle certifications do not expire. Once you are certified you retain that certification.
  • Please note that you should not be representing yourself as certified until you have confirmed in that the certification has been granted. At that point, if you need to verify your certification to a third party, you will be able to do so through CertView.
  • For more information please visit Oracle Help Webpage
  • If you require further assistance please contact Oracle Certification Support



  • The PEC training and certification programme offers you an e-certificate, which is provided by Prestariang.
  • You will receive an email notification from within 3 weeks after the exam that notifies you the PEC test result is now available.
  • The PEC certification offers you an e-certificate. You can download both your Score/Transcript and Certificate of Achievement at English PEC Webpage
  • The validity period of the PEC certificate is 2 years.
  • If you require further assistance please contact


  • Salesforce certifications offer an e-certificate
  • After earning a salesforce certification, you will receive your results in an email that includes your certificate as an attachment and information on how to download the logo. Displayed on your certificate is your name, the credential name, your unique certification number, and the date your credential was earned. Salesforce does not mail hard copies of certificates.
  • For multiple choice exams, a pass or fail result is provided immediately after submitting the exam. In addition, you will receive an email with your result. Salesforce does not provide a percentage score or a breakdown of your performance. If you passed the exam and earned the credential, your certificate and logo will be included in the results email.
  • If you need further assistance including to request a copy of your exam results email, certificate, logo and other related matters, please contact the Salesforce Certification team.


  • SAS certifications offer an e-certificate
  • All certificates and logos are now available on the SAS Certification Record Management system. Candidates should receive an email containing information on accessing your credential and logos.
  • SAS certification will not expire. Please note: Some exams may retire as new software is developed and/or enhanced.
  • For more information please visit SAS FAQ Webpage
  • If you have not received your e-mail within one week from the date of your exam or require further assistance, please contact SAS at


  • The SMARTGREEN training and certification programme, via EXIN Green IT Foundation (GRITF) exam offers you both e-certificate and hardcopy certificate.
  • You will receive an email notification from that notifies, you can download your e-certificate at EXIN’s Student Portal. This online certificate is an original and official document.
  • The hardcopy certificate will be sent to the Exam Supervisor/Exam Center by EXIN. The Supervisor will then send the original certificate to you by mail.
  • The validity period of the GRITF certificate – Not Applicable
  • For more information relating to exam, please visit EXIN FAQ Webpage and if you need more details on certification, please visit Prestariang Professional ICT Certification Webpage
  • If you require further assistance on the exam, please contact EXIN Contact Webpage and if you need assistance on certification please contact


  • Xilinx certifications offer a hardcopy certificate.
  • If you require further assistance, please submit your query to Elvira Systems Sdn Bhd or directly contact at 03-8064 4190.

For further assistance, kindly email to or call us at 03-8314 8400