NVIDIA is launching a worldwide certification program which will be promoted as an industry recognized standard. Initial certification will cover CUDA C and the CUDA Architecture, but subsequent certifications will cover OpenCL and other GPU computing technologies.
The first certification in this program will be NVIDIA Certified CUDA Programmer. This credential is intended to certify that the holder:
- Has a good working knowledge of the CUDA architecture and programming model.
- Can apply CUDA constructs to common algorithmic frameworks.
- Is aware of and can employ the basic optimizations that make the CUDA programming model powerful.
The credential of NVIDIA Certified CUDA Programmer is awarded to candidates who obtain a passing grade on the NVIDIA Certified CUDA Programmer Exam. You can find the syllabus for the CUDA Certification Exam here.