VetsInTech and Google Cloud are excited to invite you to participate in a Google Cloud Certification challenge. The Veterans Administration recognizes Google Cloud certification exams as reimbursable certification tests for qualified US Veterans covered under a GI Bill. This program will focus on preparing you for the Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer certification exam.
US Veterans covered under a GI Bill.
Exclusive free access to Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer training to prepare you for the certification exam (fee required but reimbursed by the VA). All training is available online and exams may be scheduled for online, remote proctoring or at a local test center. Access to webinars, Google hangouts, office hours and access to Google Cloud Certified Googler Veterans.
6 – 10 week program beginning late May / early June
This program is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your prescribed coursework anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.
Cloud skills are in demand. Google Cloud skills are especially in high demand, with a 66.74% increase over the past year in job listings. Cloud certifications are a great way to demonstrate your skills to the larger IT market. Not only does it validate your cloud skills and experience to recruiters, it demonstrates your value to your current employer. Getting certified can open up opportunities to progress within your company and could help in the next review of your compensation package.
Review the suggested prerequisites, express your interest below and Google will contact you by June 1 with further details and a unique link to access training and begin your journey to certification.
Although the ability to program is not required, familiarity with the following IT concepts is highly recommended:
- Virtual machines
- Operating systems
- File systems
- IP networking stack
- How web browsers and web servers communicate
- Working with Linux at the command line
To get an idea of what the program will cover you may reference the following:
• Complete the Skill IQ Assessment via Pluralsight
• Review the Associate Cloud Engineer Certification Exam Guide
• Take the Associate Cloud Engineer Practice Exam