CCNP (Routing & Switching)
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certification validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions.The CCNP Routing and Switching certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions.
Those who achieve CCNP Routing and Switching have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network engineer, support engineer, systems engineer or network technician.
The routing and switching protocol knowledge from this certification will provide a lasting foundation as these skills are equally relevant in the physical networks of today and the virtualized network functions of tomorrow.
The CCNP Routing and Switching program is a three-year certification program intended to distinguish the network engineers who have the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions.
Before attempting the CCNP Routing and Switching certification, individuals must meet the requirements for the Cisco CCNA certification and have at least one to three years of networking experience.
Students will learn the following:
- Cisco Routers
- Cisco Switches
- Cisco IOS
- EIGRP (IPv6)
- OSPF v3
- Layer 2
- Layer 3
- RIP v2 and RIP ng
- Advanced IP Addressing and Routing
WLAN, LAN and WAN
- Configuration of secure routing Solutions
- DMVPN (Dynamic Multipoint VPN)
- Cisco StackWise
- VSS (Virtual Switch
Those who achieve CCNP Routing and Switching certification have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network technician, support engineer, systems engineer or network engineer.
CCNP Routing and Switching certification offers employers proof of job-ready training and skills from experienced, professional-level network engineers.
Sunday to Wednesday
Valid Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.
Who should attend?
Network Support Specialists
After doing <CCNA-CCNP>, you will be getting a great opportunity to work with MNC’s, as a designation of Network Engineer, Network Administrator, Network Security Admin as per your cisco track and ofcourse skills.
Certification will give you a better chance to enhance your skills. As most of the companies prefer candidates having global certification.
You will get good salary (Hike too).
You will get designation of Level 2. Most of the candidates with CCNA knowledge and certificate get position of “Network Engineer Level 1″.
More knowledge leads to gain attraction of their bosses. They will give you advantage just on the basic of certification and knowledge.
You can also go for CCIE. As CCIE is costlier, most of the companies will pay for you just for their benefit, they will get a employee who is getting paid for CCNP level but has knowledge of CCIE. But as your point of view “You are now CCIE”. and believe me that tag is big.
You can also go for teaching career. As teaching is also a good career, if you have dedication to teach them with your creativity of your knowledge.