Google's Associate Cloud Engineer certification is now available in German

Google this week made available the Associate Cloud Engineer certification in German, in addition to the 5 already existing languages: English, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese, French.

The registration fee for German language exam is $94 USD, until Dec 31, 2018, and starting Jan 1, will be $125 USD. Associate Cloud Engineer certification was introduced by Google in May, this year.

‚ÄúStrong momentum of the cloud market in DACH means the need for localized training and certifications is becoming even more essential for our customers to keep pace. Having the Associate Cloud Engineer in German language will make it even easier for our community in DACH to successfully prove the development of critical cloud skills.”

Thomas Kinateder, Head of Google Cloud Professional Services in DACH

The certification is recommended for IT professionals with 6 months experience using GCP. The Google Cloud training and certification teams offer numerous ways to increase your Google Cloud know-how.

Here Google recommendations to pass in the exam:

  • Review the exam guide.
  • Take the Architecting on Google Cloud Platform specialization on Coursera. Training in both German and English is currently available, with one month of learning at no charge until December 31, 2018.
  • Gain hands-on practice with Qwiklabs: GCP Essentials quest and the Cloud Architecture quest. Take advantage of one month access to these labs at no charge until Jan 1, 2019.
  • Assess your readiness by taking the online practice exam, available at no charge, in English or German.