The following Certification Specifications are meant to be an inclusive verification and assessment system for skills within the field of Game Development. In this case Game Development is inclusive of all aspects of real-time, rule-based, simulation used for (as examples) entertainment, education, training and visualization.

The breadth and depth of skills necessary for entering and thriving in this field are vast and constantly changing. In addition, advancing technology introduces even more changes—almost on a daily basis. These considerations make this a necessarily dynamic document, needing continual updates. Suggestions for modifications should be sent to sdcompto@jeffco.k12.co.us.