Red Hat helps you standardise across environments, develop cloud-native applications, and integrate, automate, secure, and manage complex environments. By certifying your skills, you prove what you know and can do and validate your knowledge to the market or an employer.


Why is a Red Hat certification important / how can it help my career?
Organisations hiring employees, contractors, and consultants can look to Red Hat certifications as an input into hiring, assignment, promotion, and other management decisions. Similarly, individuals who earn these certifications benefit and see value by having official, impartial, and proven validation of their skills and knowledge.

What’s the best Red Hat certification to get / which Red Hat certification is most valuable?
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) and Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) are two of the most popular certifications. However to help you find the path to success for you or your team you can assess skills and get recommendations based on role, skills gaps, or the product you’re interested in.

How do I schedule a Red Hat exam?
You can take your hands-on certification exam in a classroom setting or you can schedule an individual exam at a time and place convenient to you.

Enrol in a Classroom Exam
Classroom exams are monitored by a proctor and taken on preconfigured hardware at a Red Hat testing facility. You can enrol in prescheduled classroom exams by selecting the required exam and viewing available dates.

Enrol in an Individual Exam
All Red Hat certification exams are also available as individual exams. The hands-on tests are taken on a secure, preconfigured testing station at a Red Hat, or Red Hat partner, location. You can schedule your individual exam at your convenience by selecting a time and date.

How much does a Red Hat certification cost?
Prices for exams vary from AUD 650 to AUD 800. Choose your exam to find the exact cost of your exam.

Do Red Hat certifications expire?
Red Hat certifications are considered current for 3 years. There are different ways to keep a certification current, depending on the type of certification. You always have the option of retaking an exam to renew its associated certification. In some instances, you can earn other certifications to keep your certification current. Click here for more information.

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