5 Certification Exam Prep Tips from Your Peers!

  • 22 September 2022
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5 Certification Exam Prep Tips from Your Peers!
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Are you getting ready to take a certification exam, or thinking about becoming certified? Check out the top 5 tips from your peers to help get ready!


Nutanix certifications are a great way to prove your knowledge, position yourself for advancement, and stand out in a competitive job market. But we know preparing for a certification exam can feel overwhelming, so we caught up with some Nutanix certification holders to find out their best tips to help practice for the exam. Here’s what they had to say! 


Top Tips from Your Peers to Prepare for an Exam

Tip #1: Complete the Training. Taking a training course is a great way to learn the fundamentals you need to be successful on the exam. There are a variety of courses available so you can choose a course based on your role and skill level. Check out the Course Catalog to find out which training is right for you. 

Tip #2: Watch Exam Prep Videos. You can find technical demo and how-to videos on the Nutanix University Youtube channel for each certification. Check out the How to Access Free Exam Prep Videos on Demand blog to learn more and access the playlists. 

Tip #3: Relate the Material Back to Your Own Installation. Connecting what you’ve learned in training back to your company’s Nutanix installation helps you process the information so you can recall what you’ve learned during the exam. 

Tip #4: Post Questions in the Certification Forum. If you’re stumped on a particular topic, post your question in the Certification Forum and a member of the certification community will help you find the answer! 

Tip #5: Take the Practice Exam. Taking the practice exam will familiarize you with the types of questions you’ll see on the exam and there’s no limit to how many times you can take it!  If you answer a question incorrectly, you’ll be provided with information explaining the rationale for the correct answer. You can access practice exams for each certification on 


What are your favorite exam prep tips? Comment below to let us know!


This article was written by Karlie Beil, Customer Marketing Specialist. 


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Training Nutanix University 

Complete the Training

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Yes am ready for a cloud course from Nutanix Unversity

Relate the Material Back to Your Own Installation

Complete the Training

Complete the Training

Take the training

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Read read and prepare

To schedule the test , it is necessary to complete the entire course first , because from what I understand you can only complete the schedule until November 30th

ready for the course