A Certified Cloud Security Specialist has detailed knowledge of common security threats, security controls, and associated technologies and practices related to securing cloud platforms, cloud services, and associated IT resources based on typical cloud technologies.
The Cloud Security Specialist track is comprised of CCP Modules 1, 2, 7, 8 and 9, the outlines for which are provided in the upcoming pages. Depending on the exam format chosen, attaining the Cloud Security Specialist certification can require passing a single exam or multiple exams. Upon achieving the accreditation, certification holders receive a formal digital certificate and an Acclaim/Credly digital badge with an account that supports the online verification of certification status.
Courses and Study Kits
The Cloud Security Specialist certification track is associated with the following courses, study kits and eLearning kits. The courses can be delivered via instructor-led training. The study kits and eLearning kits include the course materials and additional supplements designed for self-study.
|Cloud Security Specialist Certification eLearning Kit Bundle|
You can take exams anywhere in the world via Pearson VUE testing centers, Pearson VUE online proctoring and Arcitura on-site exam proctoring at your location. There are three flexible exam format options:
- Complete one module-specific exam for each course module in Cloud Security Specialist certification track. This is recommended for those who want to progress gradually through the track and who would like to be assessed after each course module before proceeding to the next.
- Complete a single combined exam for the entire Cloud Security Specialist certification track. Recommended for those who want to only take a single exam that encompasses all course modules within this track.
- Complete a partial exam. Recommended for those who have already obtained a CCP certification and would like to achieve the Cloud Security Specialist certification without having to be retested on CCP Modules 1 and 2.
Note that not all exam formats may be available via all exam delivery options. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information regarding your preferred exam option.