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What is Teradata Certification?

Teradata Certification offers certification exams covering the features and functionality of Teradata Vantage, including VantageCloud Lake, the Advanced SQL, Machine Learning and Graph Engines.

If you are looking to learn more about the Teradata Certification program, please watch this 5-minute video here (in English) and here with Japanese subtitles.

Value of Certification

Teradata certifications maximize your competitive advantage, demonstrating your dedication and growth to your career. Your certification and digital badging showcases your achievements.

Better jobs

Teradata certification provides a record of knowledge, understanding and expertise — all things hiring managers and recruiters look for in a potential candidate.

Salary increases

Teradata certification adds value to your career — at any stage! Being certified gives you a tangible track record of your skill progression to help you advocate for that promotion.


Certification also provides instant credibility. Displaying the emblem in your email signature or on your LinkedIn profile gives you respect from industry peers and superiors alike.

Available tracks

Teradata Certification currently offers exams in the Vantage 2 and VantageCloud Lake certification tracks.

The VantageCloud Lake track is in development and the Associate VantageCloud Lake 2.0 is offered in this track.

Before you begin

Here are a few quick links to make your registration and certification process simpler. Any time you need help, feel free to contact us.

Discounted exam vouchers can be purchased in bulk.


Get answers to the most-asked questions about Teradata Certification.

Special offer!

Teradata is offering a 24% discount on all Teradata Vantage exams for 2024! If you are interested in taking advantage of this great offer, use the promo code "VANTAGE24" at exam registration checkout.

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Exam Options

Click the appropriate links below to learn more about each individual exam including its exam objectives, training material, sample exam questions and how to register.

Teradata VantageCloud Lake

Teradata Vantage 2

Schedule an Exam

Candidates are able to register and take ALL Vantage exams either in a Pearson Vue test center or remotely, at their home or office. FAQs and additional information on this option is available.

What happens after the exam

Exam history and certifications

Your certification credentials can be downloaded after completing the criteria for achieving a certification. Within three weeks of your exam, you will receive an automated email notification that your Notice of Exam Results is available.

Visit the Teradata Certification Tracking System to view your results:

Exam history

Need verification of all exams taken? Visit the Teradata Certification Tracking System and enter your email address.

Exam results

Within three weeks of your exam, you will receive an automated email notification that your Notice of Exam Results is available.

Certification history

Review your entire certification history in the system. 

Create a transcript

Easily create a transcript of completed exams and certification achievements to provide to employers and third-party screeners.

Manage account

Have you changed jobs? Received a new certification? Log in to keep your account details up to date. All Teradata Certification candidates have access to the Tracking System.

Digital Badging

Digital badges are web-enabled representations of your credential that can be easily shared securely across the web; embedded in email signatures, electronic resumes, and business cards; and linked to social media platforms. 

Candidates who earn any Teradata certification will earn the related digital badge.

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