During the San Francisco VMworld 2013, VMware announced the start of their new VMware Certified Associate certifications.
- VCA – Data Center Virtualization (VCA-DCV)
- VCA – Cloud (VCA-Cloud)
- VCA – Workforce Mobility (VCA-WM)
- VCA – Network Virtualization (VCA-NV)
There’s no training class requirement for the new exams although VMware offers a free self-paced e-learning course which is recommended to help you prepare for the exams. The exams normally run $120.00 but VMware is currently running a $60.00 discount for those who take the exam in 2013. NTPRO.nl has an additional coupon code (VCA13ICS) to take the remaining $60.00 off making the exam FREE!
The VCA13ICS coupon code expires on October 30, 2013!
Global Knowledge also has a coupon code (VCA13GKN) which does not expire until January 31, 2014. Limit one free exam per individual!