EST Industry Certifications

All EST students will be provided with the opportunity to earn one or more of the following Industry Certifications while in the EST program. Please keep in mind that these are "possible" certifications. 


3D Animation

  • Adobe Certified Associate (Flash)
  • Adobe Certified Expert (InDesign)
  • Autodesk Certified Associate-3dsMax Design

Digital Design

  • Adobe Certified Associate (Dreamweaver; Flash; Photoshop)
  • Adobe Certified Expert (Acrobat; After Effects; Illustrator; InDesign; Photoshop)
  • Comp TIA CDIA+
  • Digital File Preparation

TV Production

  • Apple Certified Pro (ACP) – (DVD Studio Pro; Final Cut Pro; Logic Pro; Motion; Soundtrack Pro)



  • Autodesk Certified Associate – Inventor
  • Autodesk Certified Associate (AutoCAD; AutoCAD Civil 3D, Revit Architecture)
  • Autodesk Certified Expert (AutoCAD; AutoCAD Architecture; Autodesk Inventor)
  • Autodesk Certified Professional (AutoCAD; Inventor) 
  • Autodesk Certified User – AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor
  • Autodesk VIZ
  • Certified LabVIEW Associate Developer (CLAD)
  • Certified Solidworks Associate (CSWA)
  • Certified Solidworks Professional (CSWP)
  • Mastercam Certified Programmer Mill Level I
  • MSSC Certified Production Technician
  • NOCTI Pre-Engineering/Engineering Technology

Web Design


  • Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW) Multiple Areas
  • Adobe Certified Associate (Dreamweaver, Flash, & Photoshop)
  • Adobe Certified Expert (After Effects, Illustrator & Photoshop)
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCPD) – Web Developer

Computer Programming


  • Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) – Software Programming Fundamentals
  • Oracle Certified Associate
  • Java SE7 Programmer