Courses for Architect Certification

This certification track prepares Splunk Partners and Customers to participate in the Architect Certification Exam and become Splunk Certified Architects. In addition to attending the listed classes that include lecture and hands-on labs, participants take part in a practical final exam where they are tasked with building a distributed deployment in our lab environment.

Notice: The following courses; Using Splunk, Searching and Reporting with Splunk, Creating Splunk Knowledge Objects, and Splunk Infrastructure Overview are now replaced with Splunk Fundamentals 1 and Splunk Fundamentals 2 (see new learning path below). You can still register for the legacy courses for a very limited time. Use the links in this text to view more information about the legacy courses and register.

Click on a course below to view a full course description, class schedules, and register.

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.
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Splunk Fundamentals 2This four-virtual-day course focuses on additional SPL commands, using field aliases and calculated fields, creating tags and event types, using macros, creating workflow actions and data models, and normalizing data with the CIM.
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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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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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Architecting Splunk Enterprise DeploymentsThis 9 hour course focuses on large enterprise deployments. Learn best practices for planning, data collection, sizing and documenting a distributed deployment. 
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Splunk Architect
Certification Lab
This 24-hour practical exam is designed to assess the skills and knowledge of Splunk Certified Architect candidates and is the final step toward certification.  
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