Get a CSWA Golden Ticket with MySolidWorks

Note: this offer is now closed. 

SOLIDWORKS Certifications, such as the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA), serve as a benchmark to measure your knowledge and competency with SOLIDWORKS software. Becoming CSWA certified validates your SOLIDWORKS expertise with cutting-edge skills that businesses seek out and reward.

If you’re ready to take your SOLIDWORKS skills to the next level and stand out among other product designers, MySolidWorks is handing out certification golden tickets. That’s right, through April 30, 2015, MySolidWorks is providing users with the opportunity to prove their skills with free access to a CSWA exam.

To take advantage of this offer, go to and create an account or log in to take the online CSWA certification prep course. Once you’ve completed all lessons in the course, you will receive a code via email to take the CSWA exam for free.

Please note that you will be able to take the CSWA exam only once with this code. If you do not pass, you will have to pay for the exam going forward. So be sure to make the most of your one free shot unlike Veruca, Augustus, Mike and Violet.

Here’s a detailed description of how you can take advantage of the MySolidWorks CSWA offer and important information related to receiving your free course voucher.

In order for a free CSWA exam code to be issued, all of the lessons in the MySolidWorks CSWA Prep Course must be completed according to the following criteria.

  • The ‘Status’of all 44 lessons should be ‘Completed’.
  • The score of every ‘Review’ at the end of each lesson must be 80% or higher.

If you have completed the course by the end of business day on the Friday of the current week, your voucher will be issued and sent to you on Monday of the following week.

Note: This offer has a value of $100. You will be able to take the CSWA exam only once with this code. If you do not pass, you will have to pay for the exam going forward.

****Please ensure the CSWA Exam Prep Course has been added to your MySolidWorks Learning Paths under MySolidWorks>Training>My Learning Paths. ****

Here is how you can add courses to your MySolidWorks Learning Paths:

  • Under the ‘Narrow By’ button, if ‘Learning Paths’ is not visible under ‘Type’, click ‘Clear All’ to reset the filters.

  • Under ‘Learning Paths’, find the ‘CSWA Exam Prep Course’ and click +ADD.

  • The CSWA Exam Prep Course should now be listed under Training>My Learning Paths.

So head over to and get started today!

Mike Fearon

Mike Fearon

Senior Manager Brand Offer Marketing, Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS. Video game world champion and whisky advocate. I like turtles.