Certification Paths

Path if you hold

Network Virtualization Certification Path

Cloud Management and Automation Design 2022

Path if you hold no VCP certifications

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

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

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

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

VMware NSX for Intrinsic Security [V4.x]

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

VMware NSX: Design [V4.x]

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

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

VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V4.x]

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

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

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

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

Path if you hold a VCP-NV 2023

Migration from VMware NSX for vSphere to NSX-T

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

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

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

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

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

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

VMware NSX for Intrinsic Security [V4.x]

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

VMware NSX: Design [V4.x]

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

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

VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V4.x]

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

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

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

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Multisite Deployments with Federation

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

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

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

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

Path if you hold a VCP-NV 2021 or Newer

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

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

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. 

When you’ve earned a VMware badge, you will receive an email notification alerting you to claim your badge. When you accept your badge, you’ll be brought immediately into a sharing workflow that allows you to share to Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, embed in a personal website, or share over email.

  • A single source that combines your credentials and provides a complete overview of your skills.
  • Digital badges allow for you to easily share your accomplishments in social media.
  • Provides employers with easy, valid verification of your VMware credentials.

Get Certified with VMware