Course description

  • What’s the focus of this course?

    This Developing Solutions for Google Cloud Platform (CPD200) course will introduce you to solution development for Google Cloud Platform. Through instructor-led online classrooms, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, you’ll learn how to develop cloud-based applications using Google App Engine, Google Cloud Datastore, and Google Cloud Endpoints.

  • What are the course objectives?

    When you have completed the CPD200 training course, you’ll be able to:

    • Manage Google Cloud Source Repositories using the Google Cloud Platform Console
    • Test a Cloud Endpoint API using the API Explorer
    • Deploy an application to App Engine using the App Engine SDK
    • Design, structure, and configure an App Engine application using multiple services
    • Create Client IDs using the Google Cloud Platform Console
    • Secure App Engine services and Cloud Endpoints APIs using authentication
    • Configure and upload new versions of App Engine services
    • Integrate Google Cloud Logging into App Engine applications
    • Review quota usage in a Google Cloud Platform project
    • Integrate different types of storage with App Engine applications
    • Create and implement a data model for use with Google Cloud Datastore
    • Implement a variety of queries in Google Cloud Datastore
    • Update the index configuration in Google Cloud Datastore
    • Implement transactions using Google Cloud Datastore
    • Review Google Cloud Trace reports in the Google Cloud Platform Console
    • Integrate the Memcache API into an App Engine application to increase performance
    • Configure, run, and review the output of Google Cloud Security Scanner
    • Configure the scaling behaviour of individual App Engine Services
    • Create App Engine handlers for Push Task Queues
    • Send email from an App Engine application using the Mail API
    • Schedule Tasks in App Engine using the Cron Service
    • Update the configuration of the Cron Service
    • Secure Task Push, and Cron Service handlers
    • Export Google Cloud Platform data from a project
    • Delete Google Cloud Platform projects and resources

  • Who should take this course?

    This course is an essential requirement for experienced application developers who need to understand migrating applications to the cloud as well as how to create native, cloud-based applications for the Google Cloud Platform.

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Exam & certification

  • How do you become a certified Google Cloud Platform Qualified Solution Developer(CPE200)?

    Note - This exam is not available until the next Google official announcement

    To receive the Google Cloud Platform Qualified Solution Developer (CPE200) certification, follow these steps:
    Step 1: Attend a formal training course (CP100A, CPD200)
    Step 2: Register for the online exam (CPE200) after completing the training.
    Step 3: Score 75% or higher on the exam.

  • What are the prerequisites for this course?

    The prerequisites for this course are:
    • Complete the CP100A Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals course (or equivalent experience)
    • Proficiency with command line tools and Linux operating system environments

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    Online Classroom:
    1. You need to attend one complete batch.


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Course advisor

Bernard Golden Agile and Cloud Expert, CEO of Navica

Named by as one of the 10 most influential people in cloud computing. Bernard has authored four books on virtualization and cloud computing, the most recent of which is Amazon Web Services for Dummies.


  • Who are the trainers for the live classroom training?

    All our trainers are Google certified and are highly qualified, with experience in training and working in the field.

  • Is the exam fee included in the course fee?

    Yes. The exam fee is included in the course fee.

  • What types of questions can I expect on the Google Cloud Platform Qualified Systems Operations Professional (CPE202) exam?

    The Google Cloud Platform Qualified Solutions Developer (CPE200) exam is a combination of multiple-choice, multiple-response, and true/false questions.

  • What is Online Classroom training?

    Online Classroom training for CPD200 is live training conducted via live streaming of a class. This class is conducted by a Google certified trainer experienced in training and working in the field. The ability to interact with other participants in a global audience can enrich your learning experience.

  • Are these training classes live or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    All the classes are live. They are interactive sessions that enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during the class time. We do, however, provide recordings of each session you attend for your future reference.

  • What tools do I need to attend the training sessions?

    The tools you’ll need to attend training are fairly basic:
    • Windows: any version newer than Windows XP SP3
    • Mac: any version newer than OSX 10.6
    • Internet speed: Preferably faster than 512 Kbps
    • Headset, speakers, microphone: You’ll need headphones or speakers to hear clearly, as well as a microphone to talk to the others. You can use a headset with a built-in microphone, or separate speakers and microphone.

  • Who are our Faculties and how are they selected?

    All our trainers are working professionals and industry experts with at least 10-12 years of relevant teaching experience.

    Each of them have gone through a rigorous selection process which includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and training demo before they are certified to train for us.  

    We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating continue to train for us.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are here to help you get certified in your first attempt.

    They are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you at every step and enrich your learning experience from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

    They engage with the students proactively to ensure the course path is followed.

    Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls.  

    We also have a dedicated team that provides on demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.