About the CCC

The Cloud Credential Council (CCC) is a global community driven organization that empowers companies in their digital transformation journey. We do this by offering vendor-neutral certification for IT Professionals including Cloud, Big Data, and IoT.

Certification programs that help IT professionals and organizations maximize the potential of digital.


Vendor neutral and community driven and works with industry leaders to develop its certification programs and thought leadership.

Knowledge and experience-based certification programs designed for specific roles in an IT department or organization.

Through the CCC, individuals prepare themselves to become Digital Ready Professionals.

Core values of the CCC


Any member can contribute to the development of CCC programs. This is possible through working groups, but also through other initiatives.


CCC programs complement technology-specific training programs that are available in the market. CCC programs help to put the use of these technologies in perspective, explain their value, and help IT professionals to make the best use of the cloud, big data and internet of things.

Career-growth oriented

Our focus is on helping professionals grow their career. CCC certifications help individuals improve their capabilities, resume, salary and chances of finding a qualified job in the market.

The CCC is an international member-based organization mandated to drive cloud readiness through effective competence development. The CCC has established critical cloud certifications for key IT roles in order to cultivate cloud-ready IT professionals. As an independent and vendor-neutral certification body, the CCC has an expanding list of members consisting of public sector and academic institutions, cloud service providers, cloud users, cloud training providers, professional associations and international certification bodies across the world.

Together we accelerate successful cloud adoption through world-class training and certification.

Here is a map of the organizations that are currently working with the CCC.

Evolution of Internationally Recognized IT Best Practices for Professional Cloud Computing

Our Approach

The CCC invested over 2 years developing best in class professional cloud computing practices and certifications with leading industry subject matter experts and technology vendors.

Our Philosophy

Complement practitioner industry knowledge and IT vendor experience with professional certification in cloud computing best practices. The CCC certification courses have been developed for practitioners who are consumers of cloud computing, cloud solutions vendors and cloud service providers. The certifications accelerate professional IT skills with best practices to define, select, build, purchase, implement and operation and consume cloud services.

Cloud computing is dramatically shifting the technology landscape.

Cloud computing brings many business benefits ranging from increased cost efficiencies, business agility, improved use of resources, reduction of operational issues and capital expense.

Successful cloud adoption can enhance economic growth and have significant industry impact across the economy. Cloud skills are critical for successful cloud adoption, and that is our focus.