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VMware Certification Program


The Broadcom Credential Management System and the VMware Credential Management System are being merged, to a single program. Access to the Broadcom site will cease on April 26, 2024, at 5pm PDT. Please note: The VMware site will also be unavailable from April 26, 2024, at 5pm PDT until May 6, 2024, due to migration work requiring a blackout period for integration.

Starting Monday, May 6, 2024, the new Broadcom Credential Management System will be accessible at for new registrations. 

If you need further assistance, please contact the VMware Certification Program Support Team at

VMware Certification sets the standard for IT professionals and validates the critical skills organizations need to adopt and manage technology that drives desired business outcomes.

VMware Certifications offer more options when choosing levels and technology areas, along with:

  • Increased flexibility and career growth
  • Advanced credibility with employers, colleagues and clients
  • Improved alignment of VMware training courses with certification requirements

Learn more about the available VMware Certifications.

Get certified from your home or office

Take your VMware exam conveniently from home through OnVUE online proctoring. A live proctor will monitor you through the webcam on your workstation to provide a secure exam experience.

Watch the short video on the VMware online proctoring page to see how convenient it is to test from home or work. Be sure to run the system test before you sign in to register for an online proctored exam. Good luck!

Introducing 2023 Certifications and Badges

The new 2023 VMware Certifications and Badges are now available. With the year designator, it becomes clearer when you earned it and how current your expertise is. The credential you earn depends on the year you complete the requirements.

To learn more of our new Certifications and Badges we invite you to visit our Certification Homepage.

Note: Our VCAP LAB exams may receive a delay in scoring. This means, candidates will not receive their exam score at the end of their testing event. Rather, exam scores will become available 4 to 6 weeks after a candidate’s test date.

VMware Certification Manager

The VMware Certification Manager is your hub for all information related to your current and future VMware Certifications. You can register for an exam, print a certificate, email a transcript, and claim your certification benefits all from this one portal.

Check it out today

Training and Test Preparation

VMware Learning

VMware Learning provides industry-leading technical training and certification that build and recognize the virtualization knowledge and expertise needed to transform IT. Whether you prefer classroom, live online, or self-paced courses VMware offers training options to fit your needs.

VMware Certification Exam Prep

Video-based Certification Exam Prep courses provide a comprehensive review of certification exam objectives to help you prepare efficiently and give you confidence to pass the exam. Each guided review is led by VMware experts to help you identify and close knowledge and skills gaps. Your purchase gives you have 24/7 access for 180 days through the VMware Learning Zone.

Last updated 2024-04-11