DELL EMC PROVEN PROFESSIONAL EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS

Dell EMC Proven Professional is more than a credential, it is your opportunity to participate in a global community of Dell EMC Proven Professionals and to earn other exclusive benefits:

GENERAL BENEFITS

GET PROVEN...

  • Increase your confidence and build credibility
  • Move from individual contributor to strategic technology advisor in your organization
  • Boost your productivity (and your free time in the process)
  • Differentiate yourself in a market clamoring for skilled professionals
  • Take advantage of exclusive benefits aimed to make your job easier

BUILD A PROVEN TEAM...

  • Take the guesswork out of assessing skills and capabilities
  • Secure the skills required to manage your Information infrastructure environment
  • Validate the investment made in training
  • Help your group exceed expectations
  • Elevate morale and loyalty by supporting individual development
  • Attract top talent by requiring Dell EMC certification

KNOWLEDGE SHARING

Knowledge Sharing is a platform for you to share your expertise, unique deployments, best practices or any relevant topic of your interest. Written exclusively by Dell EMC Proven Professionals, anyone can learn from these Knowledge Sharing articles and webcasts. If you are not a Proven Professional then take the next step, get certified! You, too, can publish your work, receive industry recognition, become eligible for a free pass to Dell EMC World and cash prizes.

 

 

KNOWLEDGE MAINTENANCE

Knowledge Maintenance (KM) is an exclusive benefit for Dell EMC Proven Professional Specialists and Experts who hold the most recent version of the certification aligned to their technical speciality. The KM benefit provides free, proactive training updates. Keeping current on Dell EMC's rapidly changing technologies helps sustain the value of your Dell EMC Proven Professional certification. If you want to know more, watch a short summary of Knowledge Maintenance.

PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Keeps your Dell EMC knowledge and skills current within a given Dell EMC technology speciality
  • Maximizes the value of your investment in Dell EMC Proven Professional training and certification
  • Helps you become an early adopter and take advantage of new technologies offered by Dell EMC
  • Prepares you for the next version of the Dell EMC Proven Professional Exam in your technology speciality

PROGRAM DETAILS

  • If you hold the most recent Dell EMC Proven Specialist credential for a track covered by Knowledge Maintenance, you will receive a KM Notification for new product training soon after the associated product is released.
  • Every KM Notification contains a registration link. Clicking the link adds the associated courses to the My Learning page of education.emc.com, where you can find and launch all of your current Knowledge Maintenance update training enrollments.
  • Twice each year (in April and October) you get a chance to confirm your knowledge and earn a Certificate of Completion for Knowledge Maintenance received during the preceding six months.
  • Once you pass a Knowledge Maintenance Test, you receive an email confirming that the result has been recorded in your CertTracker record. A link to a Certificate of Completion is also available in CertTracker.

Have questions? Refer to the Dell EMC Proven Professional Community.

 

DELL EMC PROVEN PROFESSIONAL - REIMBURSEMENT FOR US MILITARY PERSONNEL AND VETERANS

GI BILL REIMBURSEMENT

Active duty military personnel, veterans, and family members can now receive reimbursement for Dell EMC Proven Professional exam fees. If you are eligible for the Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 30), the Veterans Education Assistance Program (VEAP) (Chapter 32), or Dependents Education Assistance (Chapter 35) benefits, you can be reimbursed for Dell EMC Proven Professional exam fees.

You are eligible for reimbursement for exams attempted more than once, in any country. You do not have to pass an exam to qualify for reimbursement, and you can apply for reimbursement retroactively if you completed an exam on or after November 5, 2001.Mail the following information to your local VA office for each exam that you complete:

  • Your name, address, and Social Security number or VA claim number
  • The name of the test you took and the date you took it
  • A copy of each test result for each test taken, whether or not you passed it
  • The name and address of Dell EMC Corporation
  • The cost of each test
  • This statement: "I authorize release of my test information to VA."
  • Your signature and date signed
  • Attach a copy of your test results or a copy of your license or certification if you have them

The following resources provide additional information:

PEARSON VUE / DANTES TEST SITES

Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) is a Department of Defense (DoD) organization that offers several programs to help service members reach their educational goals while continuing their service.

Dell EMC Proven Professional certification exams are available to military personnel at Pearson VUE / DANTES test sites. All eligible service members, their dependents, and DoD civilians and contractors are able to take Dell EMC Proven Professional certification exams at any of the authorized Pearson VUE / DANTES and Base-Sponsored National Test Centers worldwide.

To view testing locations or schedule an exam, please visit www.PearsonVUE.com/DellEMC.

DANTES CERTIFICATION TESTING PROGRAM

For Army National Guard (ARNG) service members who wish to receive a certification or licensure, DANTES will reimburse the test taker’s Dell EMC Proven Professional certification examination fee (for one test only).

To learn more about the ARNG test reimbursement program visit their official website.

 

DELL EMC PROVEN PROFESSIONAL LOGOS

Dell EMC Proven Professionals are provided exclusive use of the associated logos and program acronyms. Logos are designed to distinguish the Dell EMC Proven Professional certification levels associated with the achievement. Honor your outstanding achievement with the logo on your business cards and email signatures, win instant credibility and demonstrate that you are a trusted advisor and a member of an elite group of storage professionals. Increase your credibility, boost your confidence, and highlight your technical skills with the Dell EMC Proven Professional logos.

ELIGIBILITY

Certified Dell EMC Proven Professionals have the opportunity to use the program logos. In order to achieve certification, all track requirements must be satisfied, the Candidate Agreement must be accepted, and you must have logged into CertTracker at least once to validate your credential and contact information.

ACCESS TO LOGOS

To access the logos, log in to CertTracker. Upon logging in, click Proven Benefits and Logos from the left menu pane. The resulting page will display the downloadable image files for the logos available to you, commensurate with your certification level.