Engineering Mechanics Certification

In this article, we will explore what an Engineering Mechanics certification is, why it is important, and how you can go about getting certified in Engineering Mechanics by Sanfoundry for free.

What is an Engineering Mechanics certification?
An Engineering Mechanics certification is a professional credential demonstrating an individual’s proficiency in Engineering Mechanics. The certified professional has in-depth knowledge of topics such as:

  • illustration of the vector and scalar representation of forces and moments.
  • analysis of the rigid body in equilibrium.
  • evaluation of the properties of surfaces and solids.
  • calculation of dynamic forces exerted in the rigid body.
  • determination of the friction and the effects by the laws of friction.
  • prediction of the effect of force and motion in the course of carrying out the design functions of engineering.
  • understanding of the various effect of force and motion on the engineering design structures.

Which certification is best to work in the field of Engineering Mechanics?
If you are looking to work in the field of Engineering Mechanics, you have a lot of options when it comes to certifications. Certifications such as free Engineering Mechanics certification offered by Sanfoundry provide detailed knowledge about engineering mechanics, including statics, dynamics, thermodynamics, materials science and more.

What type of job can I get with an Engineering Mechanics certification?
Engineering Mechanics jobs include everything from heavy construction to design, manufacturing, and maintenance. Some of the most common jobs that require an Engineering Mechanics certification are Design and manufacturing engineer, Mechanical design engineer, and Construction project manager.

What topics are covered in the Engineering Mechanics certification course exam?
Here’s the complete syllabus of the exam.

Engineering Mechanics Certification Syllabus
Force Vectors Equilibrium of a Particle Force System Resultants
Moment of a Force Equilibrium of a Rigid Body Constraints and Statical Determinacy
Reduction of Simple Distributed Loading Structural Analysis Frame and Machines
Method of Joints Zero Force Member Internal Forces
Cables Shear and Moment Equations Friction
Engineering Mechanics Wedges Rolling Resistance Centre of Gravity and Centroid
Fluid Pressure Moments of Inertia Radius of Gyration of Area
Principle of Virtual Work Potential Energy Criterion for Equilibrium Stability of Equilibrium Configurations

Sanfoundry Engineering Mechanics Certification

Sanfoundry offers online certification in Engineering Mechanics for free. The certification exam is divided into two parts: Qualifier Test and Certification Test.

First step is to take the "Qualifier Test". If you have scored at least a B grade in the "Qualifier Test", then only you would be eligible to take part in the online "Certification Test". If you have scored an A* (Genius) or A (Excellent) grade in the certification test, then you will be awarded a “Certificate of Merit” in Engineering Mechanics from Sanfoundry.

Engineering Mechanics Certification Exam Overview:

Here are the details and format of the Certification Exam:

  • Format: Online & Multiple Choice
  • Prerequisite: Yes (Qualifier Test)
  • Total Questions: 50
  • Total Time: 1 hour
  • Negative Marking: Yes
  • Fee: Free
Marking Scheme:
In the online certification test, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer. So, you have to be more careful in your test. If needed, you should skip to the next question and come back to that question later so that you can manage the time more effectively during the test.

Based on your score, you would be given one of the following Grades:

Grade A* – Genius (You scored 100%)
Grade A – Excellent (Your score is in the range of 80% to 99%)
Grade B – Good (Your score is in the range of 60% to 80%)
Grade C – Average (Your score is in the range of 40% to 60%)
Grade D – Poor (Your score is in the range of 0% to 40%)

Steps to get the Free Engineering Mechanics Certificate

How to prepare for Engineering Mechanics Certification Exam?
Before you start taking the certification test, it is important to study and practice our collection of 1000 Engineering Mechanics MCQs and check your progress by taking this subject specific Practice & Mock Tests.

Once you are ready, follow the below mentioned steps:
  1. Sign up with Sanfoundry.
  2. Take this Engineering Mechanics Qualifier Test.
  3. Score at least B Grade in the Qualifier test in order to be qualified to take the certification exam.
  4. Once you have qualified, you can take this Engineering Mechanics Certification Test anytime (24×7).
  5. If you have scored either A* Grade (Genius) or A Grade (Excellent) in the test, then you are eligible for a "Certificate of Merit".
  6. Fill this feedback form and download your certificate of merit from here. Kindly note that we issue certificate-of-merit on a monthly basis only i.e., on 5th of the next month.
  7. Check your name in the list of top-rankers live here.
Note: If you face a technical problem during the test, you should take a screenshot of your Monitor and send it to [email protected] along with your contact number so we can call you back soon.

Engineering Mechanics Certification FAQs

1. Is a certification required to work in Engineering Mechanics? Will it get me a job?
A certification is not mandatory, but it demonstrates your expertise in this field. So the benefit of a certification is that it can help make the process easier by showing employers that you have the skills necessary for the given job.

2. Can I do Engineering Mechanics certification if I am a beginner?
Yes, but you should prepare the subject thoroughly by studying all the chapters and topics.

3. Is the Engineering Mechanics exam hard?
This subject is not difficult to learn, but it's not an easy subject either. If you've practiced Engineering Mechanics in-depth, then the test might be a little easier for you.

4. How long does it take to earn an Engineering Mechanics certification?
The amount of time it takes to earn the certification varies depending on individual circumstances and level of experience. It typically takes several months of studying and practice to prepare for the certification exam.

5. Can I earn a college credit for my Engineering Mechanics course if I am certified?
It depends on your college. There are few colleges and institutions which prefer the students to be certified by external institutions for a credit course. So, kindly check with your college.

6. Can I get certified in Engineering Mechanics online?
Yes, Sanfoundry offers free online certificate in Engineering Mechanics.

7. Which online Engineering Mechanics Certification Course is the best?
Each online certification course has a specific focus and it prepares you for different skillset. So, there is no single best course on Engineering Mechanics. The best you can do is to get a free certificate on this from Sanfoundry. If you are doing a self-study, you can learn the basics in the free Engineering Mechanics Certification Course.

8. Can I get Engineering Mechanics certification for free? How much it cost?
Yes, you can get the certification for free. A Certificate by Sanfoundry is 100% free for everyone.

9. How long is Engineering Mechanics certification valid? Does it expire?
The certificate is valid for life. There is no need to renew your certificate or take any further steps to keep your certification active.

10. Who is eligible to take the Engineering Mechanics certification exam?
Anyone who has been "working" or "studying" the subject can take the certification exam.

11. What is the format of the certification exam?
It is MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions) based.

12. Is there any negative marking in the online certification exam?
In the Certification exam, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be a negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer.

13. How many times can I take the certification exam?
You can attempt the certification exam 2 times a month.

14. Are there any resources or materials available to help me prepare for the Engineering Mechanics Certification exam?
You should practice Sanfoundry Engineering Mechanics MCQs. Additionally, you can refer to the collection of best Engineering Mechanics Books.

15. Are there any prerequisites for Engineering Mechanics certification?
Yes, there is one prerequisite. You have to complete the qualifier test before taking the certification test.

16. How do I get certified in Engineering Mechanics?
Take the Sanfoundry test, get either an A* Grade (Genius) or an A Grade (Excellent) in the Engineering Mechanics certification exam, and earn a free certificate of merit from us.

17. How do I register for the certification exam? How to get started?
Simply signup with Sanfoundry and take the test as mentioned here.

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