1. Introduction

1.2. Prerequisites

No prior knowledge of SNOMED CT is needed before enrolling in this certification exam.

However, we would highly recommend completing the Terminology Services Course prior to taking the exam.

To effectively participate in the Terminology Services course and The Terminology Services exam you should have an understanding of retrieving, querying and updating data via REST APIs using JSON or XML. Knowledge of the cURL command-line tool for getting or sending data using URL syntax is not required but may be helpful.

The eLearning team will not provide technical support related to the understanding of REST APIs, HTTP methods, cURL, JSON, or XML.

Here are some references you can use to learn or refresh your knowledge about REST APIs: