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Defender - Access


The CyberArk Defender - Access Certification tests for the practical knowledge and technical skills to maintain day-to-day operations and to support the on-going maintenance of the CyberArk Access solution. 

Recommended Experience 

1-3 Months CyberArk Identity Experience 

Introduction to CyberArk Identity Administration Course

Microsoft MCSE Certification or equivalent experience

Network+ Certification or equivalent experience

Security+ Certification or equivalent experience

Recommended Preparation Resources

Instructor-led Training Introduction to CyberArk Identity Administration or the self-paced version.

Level 2: Defender Access Exam Study Guide 

Free Defender Access Exam Sample Questions

Tips for passing a CyberArk Certification Exam

Online Documentation

Exam Topics:

The exam topics are covered in the exam Study Guide:  Defender - Access Exam Study Guide.

The Exam

To schedule an exam please use the following link: Schedule Exam

The exam has 65 multiple-choice questions.

You have 90 minutes to complete the exam.

The exam fee is $200 USD.

Passing score: 70%  

*Please use your business email upon Pearson VUE account registration


The Defender- Access Certification is designed for:

IT Personnel who will work with the CyberArk Identity Solution daily

IT Personnel who will provide first level support for the products

IT Personnel who will make basic configuration changes to the system


The ultimate authority for answers to exam questions is the CyberArk online documentation. We require that all questions on the exam be supported by references from and nothing else. Product Documentation is the sole authority for all doubts about exam content.

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