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Google Cloud Certification

Demonstrate your expertise and validate your ability to transform businesses with Google Cloud technology.

Why get Google Cloud certified

87% of Google Cloud certified users feel more confident in cloud skills.1

Professional Data Engineer topped the list of highest paying IT certification of 2021 with Professional Cloud Architect following in second. 2

More than 1 in 4 of Google Cloud certified individuals took on more responsibility or leadership roles at work.1


Which Google Cloud certification is right for you?

Foundational certification

Validate your broad knowledge of cloud concepts and the products, services, tools, features, benefits, and use cases of Google Cloud.

Recommended experience:


  • Collaborative role with technical professionals

  • No technical prerequisites

Role


Associate certification

Gain the fundamental skills to deploy and maintain cloud projects with a path to professional certification.

Recommended experience:


  • 6+ months building on Google Cloud

Role


Professional certification

Assess key technical job functions and advanced skills in design, implementation, and management of Google Cloud products.

Showcase your skills

Take the first step in your learning journey. Get hands-on experience and earn a Google Cloud-recognized badge
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Google Cloud Certification FAQs

Learn more about Google Cloud Certification and find answers to frequently asked questions.

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Training for Google Cloud certification

Take one class or follow a full learning path. Develop your cloud skills through virtual or in-person training.

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Responsibility or leadership roles at work.

More than 1 in 4 of Google Cloud certified individuals reported taking on more responsibility or leadership roles at work.

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Google Cloud Certified Fellows

Google Cloud Certified Fellows are technical thought leaders with expertise in hybrid & multicloud solutions.

Discover the program

Get to know the current class of Google Cloud Certified Fellows.

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