Product Certification Program

Take your knowledge of the Illumio platform to the next level and get certified with our revamped product certification program. With our new list of programs, you can choose a track that fits your requirements and goals.

What is Illumio's Product Certification Program?

The purpose of Illumio's Product Certification Program is to provide opportunities for our customers and partners to expand their knowledge of the Illumio Core, product features, and overall functionality through courses designed by our in-house subject matter experts. There are multiple tracks to choose from that allow participants to customize the experience based on unique interests, needs, and deployment type.

Illumio Core Product Certification Program

What Are the Benefits of Certification?

Being "Illumio Product Certified" means you have demonstrated your Illumio product knowledge and passed the necessary proctored theoretical and practical exams.

The knowledge gained through this process will not only empower you as an Illumio user, but you will also become part of an elite group of specialists and experts whose proficiency with the platform goes well beyond just the basics. These new skills will help you use Illumio Core to its fullest potential and expand its use at your company.

Plus, once certified, you will receive an exclusive piece of high-end Illumio swag.

Who Can Get Certified?

If you are familiar with the Illumio platform and use it as a critical part of your everyday role, this program is for you. Below is a table that outlines the six different tracks.

Certification What You'll Learn? Deployment Type Recommended For Written Exam Practical Exam
Policy
Management
Specialist
  • Illumio Core policies
  • Illumio API
SaaS
On-Prem
Customers in
App Owner roles
1 hour 1 hour
Admin
Specialist
  • PCE & VEN administration
  • Illumio API
On-Prem Customers in
Admin roles
1 hour 1 hour
Illumio Core
Specialist
  • Illumio Core policies
  • Illumio API
  • PCE & VEN administration
On-Prem Customers in
App Owner and Admin roles
2 hour 2 hour
Policy
Management
Expert
  • Expert level Illumio Core policies
  • Advanced examples of using Core Services
SaaS
On-Prem
Partners & Customers in
advanced App Owner roles
2 hour 2 hour
Admin
Expert
  • Expert level PCE & VEN administration
  • Using Illumio API
  • Installing & building a PCE
  • PCE Supercluster & containers
On-Prem Partners & Customers in
advanced Admin roles
2 hour 2 hour
Illumio
Core
Expert
  • Expert level Illumio Core policies
  • Advanced examples of using Core Services
  • Expert level PCE & VEN administration
  • Illumio API
  • Installing & building a PCE
  • PCE Supercluster & containers
On-Prem Partners & Customers in
advanced App Owner and
Admin roles
2 hour 4 hour

How Do I Get Certified?

Each of the six tracks includes a minimum number of required instructor-led courses and two exams you'll need to pass: one written and one practical. If all requirements are met, you will be "Illumio Product Certified"!

Our recommended process is as follows:

Recommeneded Certification Process

What Courses Are Required?

See Illumio Core Learning Path for details.

How Do I Get Started?

For more information, please reach out to your CSA or email training@illumio.com.

Illumio Core Product Certification Program Recommeneded Certification Process