The Snowflake SnowPro Core Certification demonstrates an individual's knowledge to apply specific core expertise implementing and migrating to Snowflake. A Snowflake SnowPro Core Certificate individual has a thorough understanding of Snowflake as a cloud data warehouse and has the knowledge necessary to design, develop and manage secure, scalable Snowflake solutions to drive business objectives.

The SnowPro Core Certification exam assesses an individual’s knowledge of:

  • Where Snowflake fits into a data/analytics solution
  • Snowflake architectural principles and best practices
  • Core aspects of Snowflake solutions including
    1. Data Loading/Unloading
    2. Performance
    3. Scaling
    4. Security
    5. Data Types
    6. Connectors
    7. Continuous Data Protection
    8. Extensibility
    9. Account Management

Snowpro Core Subject Area Breakdown

  • Snowflake Overview and Architecture: 28%
  • Snowflake Virtual Warehouses: 18%
  • Snowflake Storage and Protection: 15%
  • Data Movement (Loading and Unloading): 14%
  • Snowflake Account and Security: 12%
  • Snowflake Performance and Tuning: 9%
  • Semi-Structured: 4%

The scope and content of future exams will evolve, and these questions may not reflect updated topics or the level of detail called upon for future exams and are provided for informational purposes only.

About the SnowPro Certification Exam

This exam’s objective is to measure an individual’s knowledge and ability to use Snowflake based data warehouse solution. To earn this certification, you must pass the SnowPro Core Certification exam. The exam format consists of multiple select, multiple choice, True/False, fill-in the blank and terminology matching questions. The exam has no mandatory prerequisites and is administered by our third-party proctor.

  • Length: 2 hours
  • Format: Multiple choice, Multiple Select, True/False
  • Passing Score: 80% and above
  • Registration fee: $175 USD for online, requires external web camera $175 USD for onsite, available at Kryterion Testing Centers
  • Language: Currently only available in English

Snowflake SnowPro Practice & Reading Guide

SnowProc Certification Cheat Sheet

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SnowProc Certification Practice Test

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