Certification Paths

Path if you hold

Certification path if you hold no VCP certifications

Certification path if you hold a VCP in CMA, DCV, DTM, NV, VMC or CO 2022 or newer

Certification path if you hold a VMware Specialist - Cloud Provider 2021 or 2022


Having a year designator as its certification version allows VMware to better maintain the exam and training content, and more importantly, provides certification candidates to communicate how current their skills are in relation to other certifications.

When you’ve earned a VMware specialist certification, 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.

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