Welcome to cPanel University

UPDATED: cPanel Certified Partner Program

The cPanel Certified Partner Program gives cPanel Partners an opportunity to acquire a new form of esteemed accreditation, displayed prominently alongside their company's name in the cPanel Partner Directory. cPanel Certified Partners will receive a high-resolution certificate, digital badge to represent their new status. These partners will also have their support requests automatically escalated to cPanel’s entirely new Ultra Priority Technical Support queue.

NEW CHANGES: Click below to find out how this program's expiration system has been improved to help make the process of maintaining and renewing these certifications easier for our Partners.

NEW: cPanel & WHM Systems Administrator 2

cPanel University is excited to announce that the new cPanel & WHM Systesm Administrator 2 advanced course (CWSA-2) is now available, including a new ceritification to show you have a more in-depth and advanced level of knowledge for supporting your web hosting clients!


Test your skills now, or develop your skills further with the cPanel University coursework.

Tech Courses

Starting in 2016, cPanel University began unveiling courses to teach users about cPanel, WHM and how to solve common issues. Learn the ropes, or hone your existing skills using our tech-focused, self-paced coursework.

Sales Courses

The cPU Sales courses cover the features, benefits, and technical usage of cPanel & WHM. Prove you have what it takes to help sell your next cPanel & WHM server, cloud instance, or VPS servers.


cPanel University was developed to provide those supporting and selling cPanel products and services with an opportunity to become certified with cPanel & WHM. By conquering the cPU Certifications, you’ll become an accredited and recognized expert of your craft.


If you see the SafeAdmin Certified label or badge next to a Sysadmin company’s name, you can rest a little easier knowing that, if you decide to make use of that company’s services, the technicians who will be working on your server are knowledgeable and safety-minded professionals.


Get up to speed on your knowledge of cPanel & WHM server administration, and prove yourself by getting officially certified by cPanel.

Explore our sales and technical training programs at cPanel University.

cPanel understands that learning new software can be daunting. With a large product like cPanel & WHM, figuring out where to start can be a challenge. So we’ve created cPanel University Training Coursework, designed to get you started and help you out along the way.

Loaded with comprehensive training modules, cPanel University breaks down all you need to know about selling and using the cPanel & WHM software into digestible modules, perfect for casual, independent learning.

  • cPanel & WHM Sales Certification (Sales)

    The cPU Sales course covers the features, benefits, and fundamental usage of cPanel & WHM. Prove you have what it takes to help sell your next cPanel & WHM server, cloud instance, or VPS server.

  • cPanel Professional Certification (cPC)

    The cPanel Professional Certification is the first step in technical cPanel & WHM certification. We designed it to test your understanding of internet technologies and cPanel interface administration.

  • cPanel & WHM Administrator Certification (CWA)

    The cPanel & WHM Administrator Certification tests your knowledge on service administration, ranging from Webstack setup, to Email troubleshooting, to custom DNS configurations, to administrating SQL engines through WHM.

  • cPanel & WHM Systems Administrator I Certification (CWSA-I)

    The cPanel & WHM Systems Administrator I Exam requires an in-depth knowledge of managing a cPanel & WHM server from the command line. You will show your abilities using our provided scripts, troubleshooting common issues, and safely making decisions that affect an entire server.

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The cPanel University Team

Ryan Robson
Technical Training Manager
Co-designer and developer of the cPanel University website and e-learning material.
Adam Fortman
Technical Trainer
Adam contributes to and helps to develop all components of cPanel University, along with facilitation of our internal training programs.
Richard Asp
Technical Trainer
Internal and uptraining specialist, Richard helps to build continuing education methods for all of cPanel staff, ensuring that we’re all on the same page when it comes to supporting, developing, and promoting cPanel.
Kristoffer Harrington
Technical Trainer
Kristoffer loves to teach and approaches everything he does with humor and energy. Although mostly here for moral support, he also helps create and deliver training for all aspects of cPanel.
Jesse Asklund
VP of Customer Experience
Driving the front-lines of cPanel and helping cPanel University to evolve and grow, Jesse keeps his finger firmly on the pulse of cPanel and its customers, ensuring that we consistently provide the best possible service, support, and training for our users.

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