Certified Hyperledger Fabric Administrator (CHFA-JP)

Only choose this -JP exam to obtain the benefit of a Japanese speaking proctor.
The Certified Hyperledger Fabric Administrator (CHFA) will be able to effectively build a secure Hyperledger Fabric network for commercial deployment, including the ability to install, configure, operate, manage, and troubleshoot the nodes on that network.


Hyperledger is an open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies. It is a global collaboration, hosted by The Linux Foundation, including leaders in finance, banking, Internet of Things, supply chains, manufacturing and Technology.

Hyperledger offers a certification program that allows candidates to demonstrate their competence in deploying and operating a Hyperledger Fabric network through the command line.

Domains & Competencies

The purpose of the Certified Hyperledger Fabric Administrator (CHFA) certification is to provide assurance that CHFAs can effectively build a secure Hyperledger Fabric network for commercial deployment. This CHFA exam curriculum includes these general domains and their weights on the exam:

  • Application Lifecycle Management – 20%
  • Install and Configure Network – 25%
  • Diagnostics and Troubleshooting – 15%
  • Membership Service Provider – 20%
  • Network Maintenance and Operations – 20%

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CHFA Domains & Competencies v1.0


Application Lifecycle Management – 20%

  • Install and Instantiate chaincode package
  • Configure endorsement policy
  • Define collection policy for private data
  • Modify or upgrade chaincode

Install and Configure Network – 25%

  • Modify the world state database configuration
  • Define initial multi-org configuration policy
  • Configure Ordering service (Raft)
  • Configure Hyperledger Fabric containers
  • Define network config options (block creation options, etc)
  • Enable TLS for communication
  • Generate genesis block
  • Configure service discovery node (e.g. peer and orderer addresses)

Diagnostics and Troubleshooting – 15%

  • Query and analyse peer logs
  • Query and analyse CA logs
  • Query and analyse Orderer logs
  • Query and analyse chaincode logs

Membership Service Provider – 20%

  • Configure ACL
  • Create end user identity
  • Revoke an identity
  • Configure and start Hyperledger Fabric CA
  • Configure Hyperledger Fabric for hardware security module

Network Maintenance and Operations – 20%

  • Add a peer to existing organization
  • Create a channel
  • Add an org to a channel
  • Update channel configuration
  • Update a Hyperledger Fabric Instance

Exam Details

This exam is an online exam that consists of a set of performance-based tasks (problems) to be solved in a command line.
Candidates have 2 hours to complete the tasks.

This exam is proctored by a Japanese speaking proctor.

The exam is based on Fabric v1.4.1

Policies & Resources

Please review the Candidate Handbook and Exam Tips along with other recommended resources below.


Being a Hyperledger Fabric expert is one of the most required skills in the IT market.”  Feb 2019


It is the most valuable certification for Fabric.”  Feb 2019

At a Glance

Exam Delivery


Duration of Exam

2 Hours

Certification Valid

3 Years

Version of Software

Fabric v1.4


  • 12 Month Exam Eligibility
  • Free Exam Retake
  • PDF Certificate and Digital Badge
  • Japanese Speaking Proctor

Experience Level



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