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Splunk Core Certified User (SPLK-1001)

Splunk Core Certified User (SPLK-1001)

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SPLUNK Core Certified User (SPLK-1001)

Splunk Core Certified User exam is the final step towards completion of the Splunk Core Certified User certification. This entry-level certification exam evaluates a candidate’s knowledge and skills to search, use fields, create alerts, use lookups, and create basic statistical reports and dashboards. Splunk Core Certified User is able to search, use fields and create alerts, use look-ups and create basic statistical reports and dashboards in either the Splunk Enterprise or Splunk Cloud platforms.

Recommended Prerequisite Course

Candidates for the exam are recommended to complete the lecture, hands-on labs, and quizzes that are part of the Splunk Fundamentals 1 course in order to be prepared for the certification exam. 

Key skill Areas

The following content areas are general guidelines for the content to be included on the exam:

  • Introduction to Splunk's interface
  • Basic searching
  • Using fields in searches
  • Search fundamentals
  • Transforming commands
  • Creating reports and dashboards
  • Creating and using lookups
  • Scheduled reports
  • Alerts
  • Using Pivot

Course Structure

The topics covered in this exam include: 
1. Splunk Basics – 5%
2. Basic Searching – 22%
3. Using Fields in Searches – 20%
4. Search Language Fundamentals – 15%
5. Using Basic Transforming Commands – 15%
6. Creating Reports and Dashboards – 12%
7. Creating and Using Lookups – 6%
8. Creating Scheduled Reports and alerts – 5%

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Exam Format and Information

Exam Name Splunk Core Certified User

Exam Code SPLK-1001

Exam Duration 57 mins

Exam Format Multiple Choice Questions
Exam type Entry-level certification exam
Number of Questions 65 Questions
Eligibility/Prerequisite As suggested*

Exam Fee $125 USD

Exam Language English, Japanese

Pass Score -

Splunk Core Certified User (SPLK-1001) FAQs

The cost of the exam is $125.
• Splunk Basics – 5% • Basic Searching – 22% • Using Fields in Searches – 20% • Search Language Fundamentals – 15% • Using Basic Transforming Commands – 15% • Creating Reports and Dashboards – 12% • Creating and Using Lookups – 6% • Creating Scheduled Reports and alerts – 5%
• Fill a form to connect your Splunk account to your new Pearson VUE account. Candidates must use Latin characters for all form fields. • Once your accounts are connected (which may take up to 3 business days), you will receive your exam authorizations via email. • These authorization emails will contain your "Splunk ID" which you'll use to create an account with Pearson VUE. • You can register for the exam at a Pearson VUE testing facility near you, or in your home or office via online proctor.
You will get 60 minutes to do 65 questions in this exam.
There will be 65 questions which have to be completed in 60 minutes in this exam.
The exam is available in English and Japanese language.
All scheduled exams are subject to a minimum 24 hour cancellation and/or rescheduling policy. Failure to cancel or reschedule an exam within this timeframe results in forfeiture of registration fee.
The re-take fee for the exam is $125.
Yes. The Pearson VUE platform requires that candidates have a unique account for each certification program in which they'd like to participate.
Yes. Candidates who do not pass an exam on their first attempt must wait 7 days to retake the exam.
Candidates will not be permitted to retake any exam they have previously passed, unless directly related to a recertification requirement approved by Splunk.
You can use Visa, American Express, or MasterCard debit or credit cards. Candidates testing within some sanctioned countries will need to contact the test center directly to inquire about other methods of payment.
Immediately after submitting the exam, the candidate’s results (pass or fail) will be displayed. For candidates testing onsite, a printout of these results will be provided by the on site proctor.
Yes. However, your request must be submitted a minimum of 30 days prior to your initial exam attempt so the need for accommodations can be verified and the specific accommodations requested can be met.
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The certification is valid for a period of 3 years.
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After the completion of your exam, the points you earned on each question are totaled and then compared with the cut score to determine whether the result is pass or fail.
There are no prerequisites for the exam.
This optional entry-level certification demonstrates an individual's basic ability to navigate and use Splunk software.


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