First professional certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the certification program usually lasting for one or two years. The individual can enter into first professional certification program after the completion of undergraduate degree.
It prepares the students for a specific profession by emphasizing skills and competencies which acts as a critical success factor. It enables the students to grasp both theory and practical aspects of the field by analysis and research.
First professional certificate enhances professional proficiency of the students. For some professionals it can also acts as an additional step on the road to the successful career in the given field.