VMware Certified Advanced Professional - Network Virtualisation Design (VCAP-NV) Details

Certification Industry: IT Infrastructure

Certificate Name: VMware Certified Advanced Professional - Network Virtualisation Design (VCAP-NV)

Certificate Issuing Authority: VMware

Certification Price:

Certificate Validity:

The VCAP-NV Design certification validates a candidate’s advanced knowledge when it comes to gathering customer information, including requirements, risks, and assumptions. It proves that a candidate is well-equipped with the information required to make design recommendations.

Who Should Apply?

Before applying for VCAP-NV Design certification, VMware recommends that the candidates have a deep understanding of NSX-T Data Center Solutions.

Exam Outline*

Section 1. Architecture and Technologies

Section 2. VMware Products and Solutions

Section 3. Planning and Designing

Section 4. Installing, Configuring, and Setup 

Section 5. Performance-tuning, Optimization, and Upgrades

Section 6. Troubleshooting and Repairing

Section 7. Administrative and Operational Tasks 

*Applicable to both exams

VMware Certified Advanced Professional - Network Virtualisation Design (VCAP-NV) Exam Details:

A candidate has to pass any one of the Advanced VMware Design NSX-T Data Center exams.

Exam Name: 3V0-41.19 / 3V0-42.20

Prerequisite: VCP-NV certification

Number of Questions: 50 / 57

Duration: 135 minutes /105 minutes

Passing Score: 300 per exam

Exam Language: English 

Exam Format: Single and Multiple-choice questions

For scheduling an exam, visit VMware Certification.

Exam Cost

$450 USD per exam


VMware enlists certain training courses in order to prepare a candidate for the VCAP-NV Design certification.

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V2.4]

Time Taken To Prepare For The Exam

It takes about four months for a candidate to prepare for the VCAP-NV Design Exam.

For more details, log on to VMware Certified Advanced Professional — Network Virtualization Design 2019.