An Associate Cloud Engineer deploys applications, monitors operations,
and manages enterprise solutions. This individual is able to use Google
Cloud Console and the command-line interface to perform common platform-based
tasks to maintain one or more deployed solutions that leverage Google-managed
or self-managed services on Google Cloud.
The Associate Cloud Engineer exam assesses your ability to:
Set up a cloud solution environment
Plan and configure a cloud solution
Deploy and implement a cloud solution
Ensure successful operation of a cloud solution
Configure access and security
About this certification exam
This exam objectively measures an individual’s ability to demonstrate
the critical job skills for the role. To earn this certification you must
pass the Associate Cloud Engineer exam. The format is multiple choice
and multiple select and is available in English. The exam has no prerequisites.
This exam must be taken in-person at one of our testing center locations.
Locate a test center near you.
Length: 2 hours
Registration fee: $125 USD
Path to Success
Review the exam guide
View an outline of the topics that may appear
on the exam and you are expected to know in order to demonstrate proficiency.
Take the training courses
First five courses of the
Architecting with Google Cloud Platform Specialization
Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure
Essential Cloud Infrastructure: Foundation
Essential Cloud Infrastructure: Core Services
Elastic Cloud Infrastructure: Scaling and Automation
Elastic Cloud Infrastructure: Containers and Services
Practice with Qwiklabs
Get hands-on practice working with Google Cloud technologies.
Learn at your own pace with a series of labs that are available on-demand. Start with GCP Essentials followed by the Cloud Architecture quest.
Visit the documentation page with overviews and in-depth
discussions on the concepts and critical components of GCP.
Draw on your own experience
We can’t stress enough the value of hands-on experience. Use the provided resources, particularly those that afford hands-on experience with Google Cloud Platform, along with your own hands-on experimentation to prepare for this exam.
Assess your knowledge
Familiarize yourself with the type of questions that will be on the exam. Check your readiness to take this exam.
Schedule your exam
Register and find a location near you