Google Cloud Digital Leader Exam Preparation

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This learning path is designed to help you prepare for the Google Cloud Digital Leader Exam. Candidates who pass the exam will earn the Google Cloud Digital Leader Certification.

The Cloud Digital Leader exam tests your knowledge in four areas.

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Learning Objectives

  • Digital transformation with Google Cloud
  • Innovating with data and Google Cloud
  • Infrastructure and application modernization
  • Google Cloud security and operations

Intended Audience

  • People interested in evaluating the various capabilities of Google Cloud
  • Anyone preparing for the Google Cloud Digital Leader Exam


  • General knowledge of computers and the internet


Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

Course - Beginner - 36m
Cloud Fundamentals
This course covers a wide range of Cloud-related topics and provides you with a solid foundation of knowledge.
Exam - 35m
Knowledge Check: Cloud Fundamentals
Knowledge Check: Cloud Fundamentals
Course - Beginner - 22m
Modernize Your IT Department With GCP
This course covers how GCP can be used to modernize your business.
Course - Beginner - 36m
Tour of Google Cloud Platform Services
In this course, we are going to take a virtual tour of the main offerings of Google Cloud Platform Services.
Course - Beginner - 34m
Setting up a Google Cloud Platform Environment
In this course, you will learn how to create and set up new GCP projects, assign roles to users, learn how to enable APIs, set up budgets, and monitor spending.
Exam - 20m
Knowledge Check: Setting up a Google Cloud Platform Environment
Knowledge Check: Setting up a Google Cloud Platform Environment
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Starting a Linux Virtual Machine on Google Compute Engine
In this lab, you will create a new Compute Engine VM and then connect to it by using the browser-based SSH connection.
Hands-on Lab - Intermediate - 40m
Build and Deploy a Container Application with Google Cloud Run
In this lab, you will build a Docker image using Cloud Build and then you will deploy the application using Cloud Run, monitoring it and getting audit logs.
Course - Intermediate - 35m
Introduction to Google Cloud Operations Suite
This course will give you hands-on demonstrations of how to use the Monitoring, Logging, Error Reporting, Debugger, and Trace components of the Cloud Operations suite.
Course - Intermediate - 34m
Site Reliability Engineering Principles on GCP
This course covers Site Reliability Engineering (SRE), including background, general principles, and practices, and also describes the relationship between SRE and DevOps.
Resource - Beginner - 1h 30m
Required Reading for Google Cloud Digital Leader Exam
Exam - 1h 30m
Cert Prep: Google Cloud Digital Leader
Cert Prep: Google Cloud Digital Leader
About the Author
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Daniel began his career as a Software Engineer, focusing mostly on web and mobile development. After twenty years of dealing with insufficient training and fragmented documentation, he decided to use his extensive experience to help the next generation of engineers.

Daniel has spent his most recent years designing and running technical classes for both Amazon and Microsoft. Today at Cloud Academy, he is working on building out an extensive Google Cloud training library.

When he isn’t working or tinkering in his home lab, Daniel enjoys BBQing, target shooting, and watching classic movies.