Google Certified Associate

A Google Certified Associate - G Suite Administrator configures and manages all aspects of a G Suite domain. This includes administering users, organizational units, groups, and access to services. The G Suite Administrator also manages security of the G Suite domain as well as mobile policies.

A Google Certified Associate - G Suite Administrator has demonstrated their ability to:

  • check Create, delete and administer users for a domain
  • check Create and administer organizational units
  • check Configure sharing settings, policies and reporting
  • check Configure mail delivery, routing, and filtering
  • check Create and manage calendar resources
  • check Set up mobile policies and manage devices
  • check Design for security
  • check Configure and manage group settings

Register for an exam in English or Japanese.

About this certification

  • 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 Google Certified Associate - G Suite Administrator exam.
  • This exam has no prerequisites.
  • Format: Performance-based. The G Suite Administrator exam is taken in the Admin Console of a live domain specifically created for the exam. You’ll be given a series of problems to solve using the Admin Console.
  • Length: 120 minutes will be allotted to complete your exam.
  • Registration fee: USD $100
  • Languages: English and Japanese

Preparing for your exam

The certification exams are designed to identify individuals who demonstrate proficiency with certain critical job tasks. Real-world, hands-on experience is the best preparation. If you are not already proficient in the tasks listed in the exam guide, here are some useful training resources and reference materials: