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 Pearson VUE.


Learn about the exam

Learn what makes a qualified candidate and how to prepare.

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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.

Build your career with Puppet

Preparing for an exam

The skills and knowledge you’ve acquired on the job along with recommended Puppet training courses are the way to prepare. We recommend:

Preparing for an exam

What to expect on exam day

At the testing center, you’ll be asked for two forms of identification. One must be a government-issued ID (e.g., passport, driver’s license) that includes a picture. Both IDs must contain a signature.

Prior to the exam you’ll be required to sign in and review the certification agreement and accept confidentiality terms. Contents of the exams are confidential, therefore mobile phones, laptops, pages and notes are not allowed in the testing area.

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.

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