Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA) Exam (EX318)
Testing the skills required to deploy and manage virtual environments
The performance-based RHCVA Exam (EX318) tests your ability to create, deploy, and manage Linux® and Microsoft Windows virtual machines using Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager.
About the RHCVA certification
The Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA) certification demonstrates a system administrator's ability to deploy and manage virtual hosts in production environments using Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization.
This exam is performance-based, meaning that candidates must perform tasks on a live system, rather than answering questions about how one might perform those tasks.
Exam results are emailed within 5 business days following the exam.
An RHCE may apply the RHCVA exam as a Certificate of Expertise in lieu of Red Hat Enterprise Directory Services and
Authentication Expertise Exam (EX423) toward the RHCDA, and RHCA credentials.
An RHCVA certification has a ‘current’ window of 3 calendar years.
Training units: 2
Review exam objectives for the RHCVA Exam.
System administrators using or planning to use Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
Experience using Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
Experience using and installing software on Windows
Experience using VNC to view remote desktops
Read the RHCVA Exam objectives for more information on skills requirements.
In preparation to earn an RHCVA, Red Hat recommends: Training
Red Hat Virtualization Administration (RH318) classroom course Self-study
RHCVA exam objectives
This exam prepares you for these credentials:
Certificates of Expertise are incremental credentials attached to an RHCE certification that demonstrate skills and knowledge in specialized areas.
An RHCDS possesses skills in areas particularly important to mission-critical datacenter environments. Learn more.
RHCA certification incorporates the skills and knowledge of RHCDS plus advanced networking services security, system monitoring, and performance tuning.
Earn an RHCVA certification by proving your ability to deploy and manage virtual hosts in production environments using Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization.