If a project is tagged on Freelancer as a Qualified Project, it means you are not able to place a bid unless you have passed the employer’s required exam. On the project page: Have you seen in the above image Freelancer Certification Required and its US English - Level 1 its mean you will cannot place the bid on this project, And this is happened a lot of projects mostly Employers from United States, Australia, Canada and United Kingdom always do the same and you must have to pass these exams to placed on that kid of projects. We have talked about US English Level 1 but we have seen now a days employers required relevant freelancer certifications like PHP - Level 1, PHP - Level - 2 and PHP - Level 3 for their projects. If you are a freelancer and you want to get projects then you must prepared for these kind of situation so you can placed the bid and approach to the employer. Once the employer come to discus, its 90% chances to get the project. Keep in mind these are the things that matter to get the project. Freelancer Exams / Freelancer Certifications Communications / How to talk and explain Recent Project and Feedbacks Bid Rank These are the factor to get more jobs at freelancer. These is one more important things. Freelancer recommended the freelancers from the bidders and its tag appear on employer side as Recommended Can you imagine your are RECOMMENDED in employer side ? Yes this is possible just follow the required things I just mentioned above and get this position. 99% chances to get this project and employer always come to discus to be ready with your latest work and detail explanation.