Certification Benefits

  • Highlights in-demand skills
  • Increases opportunity for career advancement
  • Enables organizations in building effective, innovative teams
  • Verifies your level of Looker expertise with credentials you can share

Looker Certifications

LookML Developer

Design, Model, Build & Maintain LookML

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Business Analyst

Analyze, Build, and Curate Looker

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Looker Program Details

Register for a Looker Certification Exam

Initially, the Looker Certification exams will only be available at the Looker JOIN event (more information coming December 2019 about where you can register after JOIN).

Exam Candidate Agreement

You will be asked to agree to our Exam Candidate Agreement before you begin your exam.

Languages available

Our exams are available in English (more languages coming soon).

Special accommodations

If you need special accommodations to take your exam, please request accommodations* at certification@looker.com and get approval before scheduling your exam.

*Some accommodations, like extra time or larger fonts, can be provided easily and automatically. Other accommodations may require special equipment.

Required Identification to Test

Please make sure that you register for your exam using your name as it appears on your Government issued ID (Passport, Driver’s License, Military ID, National Identification Card, Green Card, Visa, etc.). Your ID must have a photo and signature in order to authenticate your identity.

Receiving your Exam Results

You will receive a pass or fail result upon completion of your exam.

Retake Policy

If you don't pass an exam, you can retake it after five days. You will only be allowed three attempts in a 12-month period. Payment is required each time you take an exam.

Circumventing this retake policy by registering under a different name or any other means is a violation of the exam terms and conditions and will result in a denied or revoked certification.

Customer inquiry

If you have any questions or comments on the Looker Certification Program, please contact: certification@looker.com

Receiving a certification / logo

Once you have passed a Looker certification exam, you will receive a PDF certificate and access to a logo via email within ten business days of completing your exam.

Recertification

There will be a recertification or maintenance requirement to ensure Looker Certified professionals stay up to date with any changes in the platform. Once you pass the exam, you will receive an email that outlines the maintenance requirements.

FAQ

Are there any mandatory training or exam requirements to take a Looker certification exam?

While we highly recommend taking Looker training and having three months of experience, there are no prerequisites for taking Looker certification exams.

What is the exam retake policy?

If you don't pass an exam, you can retake it after five days. You will only be allowed three attempts in a 12-month period. Payment is required each time you take an exam.

Circumventing this retake policy by registering under a different name or any other means is a violation of the exam terms and conditions and will result in a denied or revoked certification.

When will I get my exam results?

You will receive a pass or fail result upon completion of your exam. You will then receive an email that provides you with your certificate and certified logo within ten business days.

How long will my certification be valid?

Your certification will be valid as long as you meet the recertification requirements outlined in the maintenance requirements.