Get certified and build your career with Puppet

We’re here to help organizations build and develop effective technical teams. Maximize your investment in Puppet by employing system administrators who have demonstrated Puppet proficiency. To become a Puppet Certified Professional, individuals must pass a technical certification exam offered worldwide through our certification partner QuestionMark. 


Learn about the exam

Learn what makes a qualified candidate and how to prepare.

Register for the exam

Take the Puppet certification exam from home, office or anywhere with Internet access. Register and find a date and time convenient for you.


Review common questions and answers about certification.

Build your career with Puppet

Puppet is used by more than 35,000 organizations worldwide so the demand for engineers, administrators, developers, architects and managers with Puppet experience is high — and growing. Certification is a great way to validate your system administration experience, increase industry credibility and get access to an engaged community of Puppet users. Thousands of jobs on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, and SimplyHired mention Puppet, and our DevOps report shows that practitioners in the industry have higher salaries.

Build your career with Puppet

Preparing for an exam

You’ll need a combination of on-the-job skills and knowledge along with recommended Puppet training courses. We recommend:

Preparing for an exam

Prepare for the exam

These are the standard rules:

  • Alone in the room
  • Clear desk and work area
  • Connected to a power source
  • No phones
  • No dual monitors
  • No leaving seat
  • No talking
  • Webcam, speakers and microphone must remain on throughout the exam
  • The proctor must be able to see you for the duration of the exam


What to expect on exam day

With Puppet certification as an extension to the formal Puppet training our team already has under our belts, we are successfully positioned to further maximize the power of Puppet.

Learn more about Puppet Certification