Spring Certifications and Courses
These certifications and courses will help you become an Industry-ready Spring developer:
1VMWare Spring Certified Professional 2023
This certification verifies a candidate's proficiency with key Spring and Spring Boot capabilities as well as their capacity to use Spring's features to develop and deploy applications that are ready for production swiftly.
VMWare provides multiple training courses for this certification.
Exam Code: Spring Professional Develop 2V0-72.22
Exam duration: 130 minutes
No. of questions: 60
Passing Score: 300 (scaled)
22023 Spring Professional Certification Test VMware EDU-1202
This exam had been sunset in June 2022 and was quite a popular certification for Spring earlier. Instead, VMWare now recommends taking the 2V0-72.22 certification exam written above as the Spring developer certification.
Some of the things that would be tested in the earlier certification were:
- Configuration, Component-scanning, AOP
- Data access and Transactions
- REST, Spring Security
- Auto-configuration, Actuator, Spring Boot Testing
No. of questions: 50
Passing Score: 76% or 300
Duration: 90 mins
3Spring Professional Certification Exam Tutorial
This course on Udemy is meant to help learners prepare for the Spring Certification by VMWare and answer it better. The tutorial explains and answers all Spring Professional Certification Study Guide questions. It has 8 different modules covering topics from Container, Dependency, and IoC to REST and Testing and each module has to be purchased separately.
Offered by: Udemy
Duration: About 4 hrs per module.
4Spring Framework 5: Beginner to Guru
This is a course on Udemy that helps you learn Spring from the very basics as the name suggests. It teaches you to develop Spring applications using best practices such as SOLID OOP, GitHub, Test Driven Development, and Continuous Integration Testing. The course comprehensively covers Spring 5 and Spring Boot 2.
Some of the content covered in this course is:
- Building a Spring Boot web app
- Dependency injection with Spring
- Spring framework configuration
- Web development using Spring MVC and much more.
Course duration: 57 hours
Offered by: Udemy
5Spring & Hibernate for Beginners
The Spring and Hibernate for Beginners course is available on Udemy and helps learners easily pick up the fundamentals of the two frameworks.
It covers topics like:
- Spring Core
- Spring MVC
- Spring AOP etc.
and acts as a good introduction to these Java frameworks.
The course also includes mini-courses on:
- Spring Security
- Spring REST
- Spring Boot
No. of students: 301k
Offered by: Udemy
Duration: 41 hours
6Spring Framework: Spring 5 Fundamentals
This is an introductory course for beginners, to the Spring 5 Framework, available on PluralSight.
It covers, in brief, some important concepts such as:
- What is Spring
- Architecture and project setup
- Spring configuration using Java
- Spring scopes and auto wiring, etc.
Duration: 2h 27m
Cost: - Need to have Pluralsight subscription
Offered by: PluralSight
7Master Spring framework, Spring Boot, REST, JPA, Hibernate
Available on Udemy, this course covers Spring from a basic to a very advanced level over about 36 hours of video content.
Some of the topics covered include:
- How to build apps using Spring MVC
- Spring Security uses
- Logging and properties configuration inside Spring Boot
- Spring Boot profiles
Course duration: 36 hours
No. of students: 14,401
Available on: Udemy