Certification with Couchbase Academy

Get certified with Couchbase

Why certify?

In today’s business market, being able to show that you’ve attained skills verified by a third party means that you’ve done far more than search, test, and try your knowledge. Earning a certification means you’ve spent time learning fundamental skills and best practices. And at Couchbase, attaining certification means you’ve gone through the rigorous process of learning the essential elements of Couchbase Server and how to use it effectively. Our certification program is based on measurable objectives verified by Couchbase experts and long-time users. Our certification means that once you’ve passed your exam, you earn a badge that can easily be socialized on LinkedIn, Facebook, and any other website where you showcase your abilities. And our certification means Couchbase professionals stand behind you as you bring your knowledge of Couchbase to other sectors of the database market.

What can I get certified on now?

Java developer

This exam tests a Java developer’s fundamental knowledge of using Couchbase and the latest Java SDK to create an example application.

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Couchbase Associate Java Developer

This program consists of two parts, an 8-hour online, self-paced course*, and a certification exam, which allows developers to show their fundamental understanding of a variety of essential Couchbase skills. These skills include the Couchbase NoSQL database and essential functionality, the basics of SQL versus NoSQL databases, how to obtain Couchbase, how to best model data for Couchbase, and how to build a sample application. We’ll walk you through the basics of Couchbase’s N1QL query language, the Couchbase Java SDK 3.x, and future considerations for building an application using Couchbase.

*Course is NOT a prerequisite for taking the certification exam

dot.net developer

This exam tests a .NET developer’s fundamental knowledge of using Couchbase and the latest .NET SDK to create an example application.

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Couchbae Associate .Net Developer Certification With Capella Course

This program consists of two parts, an 8-hour online, self-paced course*, and a certification exam, which allows developers to show their fundamental understanding of a variety of essential Couchbase skills. These skills include the fully managed Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) Couchbase Capella and essential functionality, the basics of SQL versus NoSQL databases, how to obtain Couchbase, how to best model data for Couchbase, and how to build a sample application. We’ll walk you through the basics of Couchbase’s N1QL query language, the Couchbase .NET SDK 3.x, and future considerations for building an application using Couchbase.

*Course is NOT a prerequisite for taking the certification exam

node.js

This exam tests a Node.js developer’s fundamental knowledge of using Couchbase Capella and the latest Node.js SDK to create an example application.

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Couchbase Associate Node.js Developer With Couchbase Capella

This program consists of two parts, an 8-hour online, self-paced course*, and a certification exam, which allows developers to show their fundamental understanding of a variety of essential Couchbase skills. These skills include the fully managed Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) Couchbase Capella and essential functionality, the basics of SQL versus NoSQL databases, how to obtain Couchbase, how to best model data for Couchbase, and how to build a sample application. We’ll walk you through the basics of Couchbase’s N1QL query language, the Couchbase Node.js SDK 3.x, and future considerations for building an application using Couchbase.

*Course is NOT a prerequisite for taking the certification exam

Android

This exam tests an Android developer’s knowledge of building solutions with Couchbase Lite for Android, Couchbase App Services, and Couchbase Capella.

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Couchbase Associate Android Developer With Couchbase Capella

This program consists of two parts, an 8-hour online, self-paced course*, and a certification exam, which allows mobile developers to show their fundamental understanding and capability of a variety of essential mobile Couchbase skills. These skills include developing an Android mobile application using Android (Kotlin) and Couchbase Lite embedded database, creating a Capella database, and enabling synchronization using Couchbase App Services. We’ll walk you through the basics of utilizing Couchbase Lite, such as key-value operations and querying using both QueryBuilder fluid API and SQL++. We will also cover how to configure synchronization between your mobile devices and a Couchbase database hosted in Couchbase Capella.

architect

This exam tests an architect’s fundamental knowledge of using Couchbase Capella and various SDKs to meet business goals and optimize performance.

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Couchbase Associate Architect With Couchbase Capella

This program consists of two parts, an 8-hour online, self-paced course*, and a certification exam, which allows solutions and application architects to show a fundamental understanding of a variety of essential Couchbase skills. These skills include the fully managed Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) Couchbase Capella and essential functionality, the basics of SQL versus NoSQL databases, how to obtain and download Couchbase, how to best model data for Couchbase, the basics of Couchbase’s N1QL query language, and utilization of Couchbase’s Full-Text Search services, and future considerations for optimizing the effectiveness of the Couchbase data platform.

*Course is NOT a prerequisite for taking the certification exam

administrator

This exam tests an admin’s fundamental knowledge of managing and optimizing Couchbase Capella to meet business goals and optimize performance.

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Couchbase Capella Associate Administrator

This program consists of two parts, an 8-hour online, self-paced course*, and a certification exam, which allows administrators to show a fundamental understanding of a variety of essential Couchbase Capella administration skills. These concepts include setting up Capella organization, including managing users and projects, launching Couchbase clusters, monitoring the cluster, performing scaling, configuring backups, and implementing replication (XDCR).

*Course is NOT a prerequisite for taking the certification exam

Professional Admin

This exam tests an admin’s professional knowledge of installing, managing, and optimizing Couchbase to meet business goals and optimize performance.

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Couchbase Professional Administrator

This program consists of two parts, a 4-day instructor-led Couchbase administrator course (CS300)*, and a certification exam that tests several concepts related to the everyday activities of a Couchbase administrator. The concepts covered include Couchbase installation and essentials of storage, and managing Couchbase buckets as well as servers. Also covered is Couchbase’s cross datacenter replication (XDCR) functionality, backup restoration processes, security protocols, database monitoring, and system logging standards.

*Course is NOT a prerequisite for taking the certification exam

Professional Architect

This exam tests an architect’s professional knowledge of using and modifying a Couchbase database, N1QL and indexing, full-text search, and analytics.

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Couchbase Professional Architect

This program consists of two parts, a 4-day instructor-led N1QL, Indexing, Full-Text Search, and Analytics course (CD212)* and a certification exam that tests several concepts related to the everyday activities of a Couchbase architect. The concepts covered include the basics of Couchbase as a data platform, writing N1QL queries, defining indexes, data modeling, and query tuning. Also covered are Couchbase Analytics, Full-Text Search, and Eventing.

*Course is NOT a prerequisite for taking the certification exam

How do you get certified?

Purchase your exam from the Couchbase Academy store.

• Purchase your exam voucher on the Couchbase Academy store

• Receive an email notification

Couchbase Academy certification exam vouchers start at competitive low prices.

Plan for your exam, including studying and exam completion time.

• Review the study guide for the exam

• Exams are set for 60 minutes for Associate level and 90 minutes for Professional level. If you need more time, please reach out to