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Symantec Certified Professional - SCP

The second step to proving technical knowledge and competency is by becoming a Symantec Certified Professional (SCP) based on a specific area of solution expertise with multiple Symantec products.The SCP program validates skills and technical competencies necessary for Symantec professionals to design, architect, and implement multiple solutions in data protection, high availability, and/or security environments. To achieve this level of certification, candidates must pass two or more SCS exams, pass one SCP exam, and/or provide proof of the program’s required third party vendor-neutral industry recognized prerequisite.

Education Training Paths and Exams

The Education Training Paths are recommended learning paths. The sequence in which courses are listed is designed to maximise your learning by starting with conceptual baseline skills and then expanding with advanced and optional topic areas. The Training Paths are designed to assist you in determining which courses will best meet your needs based on your current skill level--enabling you to assess your skills and enter at the appropriate level in the path.

To become Symantec certified, candidates must pass exam(s) available through Pearson VUE testing centers. To assist in preparation for the certification exams, candidates are strongly encouraged to attend training course(s), in addition to meeting any necessary prerequisites, on-the-job experience, and study.

Cloud Security

Although security solutions in cloud environments vary in complexity and depth, the SCP in Cloud Security 1.0 certification exam (850-001) validates that the IT professional has the technical knowledge and competency to design and architect a company’s data security strategy in the cloud.

The SCP in Cloud Security 1.0 certification exam will cover core elements of risk assessment, cloud integration strategy and deployment options, as well as product-specific and non-product-specific cloud security solutions.

Recommended Training and Exam

Recommended Training Required Exam
Symantec Cloud Security Essentials
  • Exam 850-001: Cloud Security 1.0
  • Cloud Security Alliance Certificate in Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK)

Data Protection

How do you avoid backing up huge amounts of wasteful redundant data? V-Ray for NetBackup and Backup Exec sees duplicate files and helps you avoid the redundancy. Maximize the use of Symantec products feature and functionality like V-Ray by earning your Symantec Certified Professional (SCP) in Data Protection.

Endpoint Management

Maximize the use of your Endpoint Management products by earning your Symantec Certified Professional (SCP) in Endpoint Management. Your SCP will also provide you with documented validation of your knowledge and expertise that can serve you wherever your career takes you.

Storage Management and High Availability for UNIX

Veritas Storage Foundation and Veritas Cluster Server products make it easier for IT to build and manage private clouds that are secure and highly available. Learn about both products features and functionalities by becoming a Symantec Certified Professional (SCP) in Storage Management and High Availability for UNIX. Increase your knowledge and skill set while optimizing your company’s use and integration of Symantec products while obtaining your personal goals and your company’s business objectives.

More information

Please contact your local Global Knowledge Symantec Training Advisor for more information about Symantec Training and Certifications.

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