Courses for Admin Certification

A Splunk Admin supports the day-to-day administration and health of a Splunk installation. This certification track prepares Splunk Partners and Customers to become Splunk Certified Admins. In addition to attending the listed classes that include lecture and hands-on labs, participants take part in two online exams. This path includes the Splunk Certified Power User program, which is a prerequisite to becoming a Splunk Certified Admin.

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Using Splunk
This 4 1/2 hour course teaches you to search, navigate, and create reports using the Search & Reporting app and Pivot feature. Also available via eLearning.
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Searching and Reporting
with Splunk
This 9 hour course focuses on Splunk's search and reporting commands. Scenario-based examples and hands-on challenges enable users to create robust searches, reports and charts. Also available via eLearning.
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Creating Splunk
Knowledge Objects
This 9 hour course teaches you how to create and manage Splunk knowledge objects such as field extractions, tags, event types, alerts, and data models. Also available via eLearning.
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Infrastructure Overview
(e-learning)
This self-paced course gives users an overview of the Splunk Enterprise infrastructure. Users get a high-level look at how to grow a Splunk deployment from a single instance to a distributed environment.
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Online Test

Once you've successfully attended and passed the courses above, you are eligible to take the Splunk Certified Power User online test. Contact Splunk Certification to register for the test.

Splunk Enterprise
Data Administration
This 3 virtual day course is for data administrators who are responsible for getting data into Splunk. The course provides content about Splunk forwarders and methods to get remote data into Splunk.
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Splunk Enterprise
System Administration
This 2 virtual day course is designed for system administrators who manage a Splunk Enterprise environment. Topics include Splunk license manager, indexers and search heads, configuration, management, and monitoring.
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Online Test

Once you've successfully attended and passed the Splunk Administration course, you are eligible to take the Splunk Certified Admin online test. Contact Splunk Certification to register for the test.