Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching Certification
The re-named Cisco Certified Network Professional Routing and Switching Certification. All three courses have been updated and new exams introduced. The re-design has removed wireless, voip and video content and expanded on IPv6, Cisco StackWise, VSS and DMVPN technologies have been added.
Cisco Certified Network Professional Routing and Switching certification
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certification validates that you have the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide area enterprise networks and that you can work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions.
The program covers the implementation of secure IPv6 enabled LAN and WAN routing solutions to support today's business critical services and the widespread adoption of BYOD across the Enterprise. It also covers high availability, switch virtualisation, and scalable VPN technologies needed to support branch offices and to enable the mobile workforce.
The CCNP Routing and Switching certification is right for you if you have at least one year of networking experience and you are ready to advance your skills and work independently on complex network solutions
Exams and Recommended Training Courses
|Required Exams||Recommended Training|
|300-101 ROUTE||Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)|
|300-115 SWITCH||Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)|
|300-135 TSHOOT||Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT)|
Cisco Professional-level certifications (CCDP, CCNP Cloud, CCNP Collaboration, CCNP Data Center, CCNP Routing and Switching, CCNP Security, CCNP Service Provider, and CCNP Wireless) are valid for three years.
To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:
- Pass any current 642-XXX Professional-level or any 300-XXX Professional-level exam, or
- Pass any current CCIE Written Exam, or
- Pass the current CCDE Written Exam OR current CCDE Practical Exam, or
- Pass the Cisco Certified Architect (CCAr) interview AND the CCAr board review to extend lower certifications.