Google Cloud Certified

Professional Cloud Network Engineer Beta

Professional Cloud Network Engineer Beta

A Professional Cloud Network Engineer implements and manages network architectures in Google Cloud Platform. This individual has at least 1 year of hands-on experience working with Google Cloud Platform and may work on networking or cloud teams with architects who design the infrastructure. By leveraging experience implementing VPCs, hybrid connectivity, network services, and security for established network architectures, this individual ensures successful cloud implementations using the command line interface or the Google Cloud Platform Console.

The Professional Cloud Network Engineer exam assesses your ability to:

  • Design, Plan, and Prototype a GCP Network
  • Implement a GCP Virtual Public Cloud (VPC)
  • Configure Network Services
  • Implement Hybrid Interconnectivity
  • Implement Network Security

About this certification beta 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 Professional Cloud Network 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.

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Beta certification exams are newly developed assessments. We gather performance statistics on the questions and use these statistics to create the certification standards for the final exams. If you pass, you are Google Cloud Certified.

  • Why beta?
    • Save 40% on the cost of certification
    • Prove early adoption by claiming a low certificate number if you pass
    • Get exclusive Google-branded apparel
    • Refer to our FAQs for more details
  • Specifics about the beta
    • Length: 4 hours
    • Registration fee: $120 USD (discounted from retail price of $200 USD)
    • Language: English

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

Choose from on-demand or instructor led training:

Instructor-led On demand

Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure

Networking in Google Cloud Platform

Networking in Google Cloud Platform Specialization with Coursera:

  • Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure
  • Networking in GCP: Defining and Implementing Networks
  • Networking in GCP: Hybrid Connectivity and Network Management

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.

Documentation

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 your own work experience. Use the provided resources along with your work experience to prepare for this exam.

Schedule your exam

Register and find a location near you.

Get certified!