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Cloud Digital Leader

A Cloud Digital Leader can distinguish and evaluate the various capabilities of Google Cloud core products and services and how they can be used to achieve desired business goals. A Cloud Digital Leader is well-versed in basic cloud concepts and can demonstrate a broad application of cloud computing knowledge in a variety of applications.

The Cloud Digital Leader exam is job-role independent. The exam assesses the knowledge and skills of individuals who want or are required to understand the purpose and application of Google Cloud products.

The Cloud Digital Leader exam assesses your knowledge in three areas:

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    General cloud knowledge (approximately 15-25% of the exam)
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    General Google Cloud knowledge (approximately 25-35% of the exam)
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    Google Cloud products and services (approximately 45-55% of the exam)

About this certification exam

Length: 90 minutes

Registration fee: $99

Language: English, Japanese

Exam format: Multiple choice and multiple select

Exam Delivery Method:

a. Take the online-proctored exam from a remote location, review the online testing requirements.

b. Take the onsite-proctored exam at a testing center, locate a test center near you.

Prerequisites: None

Recommended experience: Experience collaborating with technical professionals

Certification Renewal / Recertification: Candidates must recertify in order to maintain their certification status. Unless explicitly stated in the detailed exam descriptions, all Google Cloud certifications are valid for two years from the date of certification. Recertification is accomplished by retaking the exam during the recertification eligibility time period and achieving a passing score. You may attempt recertification starting 60 days prior to your certification expiration date.

Exam overview

Step 1. Understand what’s on the exam

The exam contains multiple choice and multiple-select questions, including real-world technical scenarios to assess your ability to identify the appropriate cloud solutions and Google Cloud products.

The exam guide contains a list of topics that may be assessed on the exam. Review the exam guide to determine if your knowledge aligns with the topics on the exam.

See exam guide

Step 2. Expand your knowledge with training

Step 3. Prepare with sample questions

The Cloud Digital Leader sample questions will familiarize you with the format of exam questions and example content that may be covered on the exam.

The sample questions do not represent the range of topics or level of difficulty of questions presented on the exam. Performance on the sample questions should not be used to predict your Cloud Digital Leader exam result.

There is no limit to the number of times you can complete the sample questions

The sample questions are not timed

If you close the sample questions while in progress, your work won't be saved and you will have to start from the beginning

The sample questions are currently available in English only

Launch sample questions

Step 4. Schedule an exam

Register and select the option to take the exam remotely or at a nearby testing center.

Review exam terms and conditions and data sharing policies.