Get Started With Skill Testing Operations

With these skill testing features in the Skill Management API (SMAPI), you can test your skill programmatically rather than using the Alexa Skills Kit developer console. You can simulate your skill by using the following REST APIs:

You must use the Skill Invocation API and the Skill Simulation API for testing purposes only.

The API's endpoint is Each API request must have an Authorization header whose value is the access token retrieved from Login with Amazon.

You can use the Alexa Skills Kit Command Line Interface (ASK CLI) to interact with any of these APIs.