Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist

The Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist exam certifies IT professionals who demonstrate the fundamental skills and knowledge required to deploy, configure, and migrate to Google Apps for Business. Candidates who pass the exam receive the Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist certificate and badge.

Find all details and registration form at the Google Apps Certification Program site:


Before taking the exam, it is recommended that a candidate have:

  • A minimum of 3-6 years of professional IT experience
  • Completed at least 3 Google Apps for Business deployments
    • These deployments should require some technical complexity and significant data integration and migration work
  • Experience with Google Apps Directory Sync and server side migration tools, such as
    • Google Apps Migration for Microsoft Exchange®
For a complete list of exam topics and resources see the Study Guide
For information on the exam format, how to sign up, the cost, and more... see the Program Overview