Earning this certification validates that you have advanced knowledge of end-user computing environments and components, and are able to recommend and design VMware solutions to meet specific goals and requirements. This industry-recognized certification improves your credibility among your peers and proves that you have a deep understanding of data center virtualization design principles and methodologies.

Certification Path if you hold

1. Earn the VCP-DCV 2021 (Or hold a VCP-DCV 2020)

2. (Recommended) Attend one of the training courses

1. (Recommended) Attend one of the training courses

1. Earn the VCP-DCV 2021

2. (Recommended) Attend one of the training courses

1. Option 1- Attend the training course in 2021

1. Earn the VCP-DCV 2021 (Or hold a VCP-DCV 2020)

2. (Recommended) Attend one of the training courses

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Certification Path
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FAQs

Are the courses listed required?

No, but we strongly recommend them because they are designed to prepare you for this exam.

If I earn VCAP-DCV Design 2021 certification and don’t already have VCP6.5-DCV, will I receive it as well?

No. Please see this blog post for an explanation of this policy.

Can I use my VCP-DCV 2021 as a prerequisite for the VCAP-DCV Design 2021 Certification?

Yes, but it is only required if your VCAP-DCV is 4 versions or older OR if you hold a VCAP in a different track that is 3 or less versions old.