Certification Paths

Path if you hold

Network Virtualization Certification Path

Cloud Management and Automation Design 2022

Path if you hold no VCP certifications

VMware NSX for Intrinsic Security [V4.x] - On Demand

VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V4.X] - On Demand

VMware NSX: Design [V4.x]

VMware NSX for Intrinsic Security [V4.x]

VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V4.0] - On Demand

VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V4.0]

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: Install, Configure, Manage [V21.x]

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: ICM plus Troubleshooting and Operations Fast Track [V20.x]

VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V4.x]

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.2] - On Demand

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.2]

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.1] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.0] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.0] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V3.0] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Troubleshooting and Operations [V3.0] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: ICM plus Troubleshooting and Operations Fast Track (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Troubleshooting and Operations [V3.0] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Migration from NSX Data Center for vSphere - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Migration from NSX Data Center for vSphere (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.1] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.2] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Troubleshooting and Operations [V3.2] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: Install, Configure, Manage [V20.x] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.2] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: Install, Configure, Manage [V20.x] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Troubleshooting and Operations [V3.2] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V3.2] (Retired but still qualifies)

Path if you hold a VCP-NV 2023

VMware NSX for Intrinsic Security [V4.x] - On Demand

VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V4.X] - On Demand

VMware NSX: Design [V4.x]

VMware NSX for Intrinsic Security [V4.x]

VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V4.0] - On Demand

VMware NSX: What's New [V4.0] - On Demand

VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V4.0]

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: Install, Configure, Manage [V21.x]

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: ICM plus Troubleshooting and Operations Fast Track [V20.x]

VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V4.x]

Migration from VMware NSX for vSphere to NSX-T

Migration from VMware NSX for vSphere to NSX-T - On Demand

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: Troubleshooting and Operations [V20.x]

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.2] - On Demand

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.2]

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Multisite Deployments with Federation

VMware Cloud Director: Advanced Networking with NSX-T Data Center [V10.2]

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Multisite Deployments with Federation - On Demand

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.1] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.0] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.0] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.1] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.2] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Troubleshooting and Operations [V3.2] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: Install, Configure, Manage [V20.x] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.2] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: What’s New [V3.2] - On Demand (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer: Install, Configure, Manage [V20.x] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Troubleshooting and Operations [V3.2] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V3.2] (Retired but still qualifies)

VMware NSX-T Data Center: What's New [V3.2] (Retired but still qualifies)

Path if you hold a VCP in any track with a 2021 version or newer

Path if you hold a Cisco Certification

Path if you hold a VCP-NV 2021 or Newer

FAQs

No, however we strongly recommend that you do.  Please note that successfully registering to take an exam does not imply that you meet the certification requirements in full.

VMware provides multiple paths for prior certification holders.  Check the path appropriate for your circumstances under the certification overview page.

Yes, some Cisco certifications can be used in place of course requirements.  Check the path appropriate for your circumstances under the certification overview page. 

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