Splunk Core Certified User

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A Splunk Core Certified User is able to search, use fields, create alerts, use look-ups, and create basic statistical reports and dashboards in either the Splunk Enterprise or Splunk Cloud platforms. This optional entry-level certification demonstrates an individual's basic ability to navigate and use Splunk software.

The prerequisite course listed below is highly recommended, but not required for candidates to register for the certification exam.

Please note: the Splunk Core Certified User exam is now available in English and Japanese.


Splunk Fundamentals 1

This self-paced course teaches you how to search and navigate in Splunk, use fields, get statics from your data, create reports, dashboards, lookups, and alerts. It will also introduce you to Splunk's datasets features and Pivot interface.

Certification Exam

It's time to put your knowledge to the test.

Our Exam Registration Tutorial will guide you through the registration process and the Splunk Certification Exams Study Guide will guide your study efforts.

Good luck!