How to Prepare for OCI Certification (1Z0-932)

How to Prepare for OCI Certification

Who is a cloud architect?

  • is responsible to architect cloud solutions
  • has a strong understanding of cloud computing concepts
  • knows all components of OCI
  • builds a highly resilient infrastructure in cloud
  • translates on-premises infrastructure to a typical cloud based infrastructure

How to Prepare Step by Step

Here is the recommended learning path for an individual to successfully prepare for the OCI Architect Associate certification:
1. Take OCI fundamentals training (1-day virtual instructor led or recorded videos on YouTube below) or equivalent hands on knowledge/ industry experience.

  • OCI Level 100 – Getting Started
  • OCI Level 100 – Identity and Access Management
  • OCI Level 100 – Virtual Cloud Network
  • OCI Level 100 – Connectivity
  • OCI Level 100 – Compute
  • OCI Level 100 – Block Volume
  • OCI Level 100 – File Storage
  • OCI Level 100 – Object Storage
  • OCI Level 100 – Load Balancer
  • OCI Level 100 – Database
  • OCI Level 100 – Autonomous Database
  • OCI Level 100 – DNS

Currently, the following is not evaluated on the OCI Architect Associate exam:

Services: Container Engine, Registry, Key Management, Data Transfer, Storage Gateway and Email Delivery

DevOps tools: CHEF, Ansible,Terraform and CLI

2.  Advanced Material and Training

Optional – to solidify your OCI knowledge, you can take the OCI advanced training (1-

day virtual instructor led or recorded videos on YouTube below)

  • OCI Level 200 – Identity and Access Management
  • OCI Level 200 – Virtual Cloud Network
  • OCI Level 200 – Connectivity IPsec VPN
  • OCI Level 200 – VCN Best Practices
  • OCI Level 200 – Connectivity FastConnect part 1
  • OCI Level 200 – Connectivity FastConnect part 2
  • OCI Level 200 – Compute
  • OCI Level 200 – Storage
  • OCI Level 200 – Load Balancer
  • OCI Level 200 – Database
  1. Read the Oracle Cloud User guide
  1. Create a Free Trial Account on Oracle Cloud and Practice the various configuration

  2. Take Practice Exam from Oracle


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How to register for the Exam

Make certain that you have a login for Oracle exams delivered through Pearson VUE. To create

a login, go to

To register for the certification exam:

  • Go to
  • Select Sign In under Oracle on top right.
  • Use your Pearson VUE account to log in.

Do not create a new account if you cannot remember your old account information; use the Forgot my username or Forgot my password links to recover your information.

Creating a new account can create logic issues resulting in certification information not being processed correctly.

  • Select Proctored Exam.
  • Type 1Z0-932: Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2018 Architect Associate and select Go.
  • Select how you want to take the exam and follow the prompts

When you are ready to take your exam, please register with Pearson VUE

( Note that it can take multiple weeks to sit for an exam

Exam Score

After you have taken your exam, you can view your results by visiting CertView (

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