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APB-220 Confluence Space Administration


Earn an Atlassian Pro Skills Badge in Confluence Space Administration. This credential covers the skills needed to configure and manage Confluence spaces to support any development or business team working in Confluence for Cloud or Data Center.

A Pro Skills Badge in Confluence Space Administration (APB-CSA) showcases those who:

  • apply best practices to create user-friendly, well-organized spaces in either Data Center or Cloud versions of Confluence

  • manage and troubleshoot permissions and restrictions

  • provide guidance to their organization regarding space architecture and best practices for content management

  • demonstrate expertise in use of blueprints, templates, labels, and macros

  • support end-users in their day to day work

Exam details

Products covered: Confluence Cloud and Confluence Data Center
Location: Proctored online (also available at testing centers)


The Confluence Space Administrator exam is agnostic between Confluence Cloud and Confluence Data Center. You can prepare using Confluence on either platform.

Training and experience

Atlassian University recommends at least 6 months to 1 year of experience administering spaces in Confluence before taking this exam. Enroll in the hands-on Managing Confluence Spaces or Confluence Administration Data Center & Server course and get the foundation of knowledge for the exam.

Free Skillbuilders

These Skillbuilders are intended for Data Center and Server customers.

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Exam preparation

Overall, you’ll want to:

  • Get hands-on practice across all the topics, paying particular attention to functionalities you work with less often.

  • Make sure you understand how Confluence operates with no apps installed.

  • Consult the Atlassian product documentation to learn about nuances of each topic that you may be unfamiliar with.

  • Use the English version to prepare for the exam (If you typically use a localized product), so that you'll be familiar with the names of menu options and other product features.

  • Know which test aids are permitted during the exam:

    • Hard copy of English or English Translation Dictionary (allowed both online or at testing centers)
    • Pencil/Pen and Paper (allowed at testing centers only, and must by supplied by testing center)
    • Water in a clear container

Schedule your exam

  1. Read how to schedule and take your Pro Skills Badge exam

  2. Schedule and pay for your exam in the Certification Portal using a credit card or a voucher

  3. Mark your calendar, get plenty of rest, and do your best!

Maintain your Pro Skills Badge

Your Pro Skills Badge is valid for 24 months. Learn how to maintain your Pro Skills Badges.

Earn your Atlassian Certified Expert credential

The Atlassian Pro Skills Badge in Confluence Space Administration fulfills one of the requirements on your way to the prestigious Atlassian Certified Expert credential.