The Nebusis® Certified Cloud Professional is a competence recognition for individuals who are
proficient in the principles of cloud technology.
The candidate is expected to have general knowledge in each of the following domains:
- Software as a Service (SaaS) Fundamentals
- Platform as a Service (PaaS) Fundamentals
- Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Fundamentals
- Information Security Fundamentals
- Cloud Security Fundamentals
- Standards for Protection of Personal Identifiable Information
- Cloud-Based Management Systems
- Internet of Things (IoT) Fundamentals
- Fundamentals of Blockchain Technology
- Cloud-Based Staffing / Telecommuting
- Cloud-Based Learning Tools and Techniques
- Cloud-Based Marketing Tools and Techniques
- Project Management Fundamentals
These are the requirements, experience and exam specifics for a Nebusis® Certified Cloud Professional.
Candidates must have four years of full-time on-the-job experience in 3 or more of the areas of the Nebusis® Certified Cloud Professional Body of Knowledge (See Knowledge Expectations). A minimum of one year of this experience must be in a decision-making position. “Decision-making” is defined as the authority to define, execute, or control projects/processes and to be responsible for the outcome.
Candidates who have completed a degree from a college, university or technical school with accreditation accepted by NEBUSIS®, part of the four-year experience requirement will be waived, as follows (only one of these waivers may be claimed):
- Associate degree or diploma from a trade school — one year waived
- Bachelor’s degree — two years waived
- Master’s or doctorate — three years waived
Degrees/diplomas from educational institutions outside the United States must be equivalent to degrees from U.S. educational institutions.
Candidates will be required to take a one-hour Computer Based Test, at administered by a Nebusis® Approved Exam Proctor. Exams can be coordinated as needed. For specific exam locations, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
PREPARING FOR THE CERTIFICATION EXAM
NEBUSIS® recommends the following list of white papers to prepare for the exam.
The Nebusis Cloud Services, LLC (NCS) Training Area offers free online training modules covering
the Nebusis® Certified Cloud Professional Certification subject matter.