How to Request Verification of your External Certification

Only below Active/Non-Expired CISCO or CompTIA or EC-Council or ISACA or Global Information Assurance (SANS Institute) or (ISC)2 certification qualify as meeting a VMware Certified Professional - Security requirement.


  • CCNA Security
  • CCNP Security
  • CCIE Security


  • CompTIA Security+
  • CompTIA Certified Penetration Tester (PenTest+)
  • CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)


  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)


  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

Global Information Assurance (SANS Institute)

  • GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC)
  • GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)


  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Please follow below steps to submit the proof of your certification:

  1. Login to your CertManager account
  2. Navigate to ‘History tab’
  3. Click on ‘Create other requirement’
  4. Click on Security Certification
  5. Select the respective certification credential from the list
  6. Click on ‘Accept selection’
  7. Select the date you are submitting from ‘Active Date’
  8. Submit the below details you are providing in the ‘Notes’ section:
    1. Link to verify your certification with verification code (if any)
    2. Certified Date
    3. Expiry Date
  9. Documentation language is ‘English’ always
  10. Attach your eCertificate by clicking on the ‘Select’ option
  11. Click on ‘Create’
  12. Your Security certification requirement is submitted
  13. Please allow 48-72hrs to receive confirmation on your certification credential verification.

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