CCNP Certification Courses

Cisco Certified Network Professional or CCNP Certification is an intermediate level credential by CISCO that validates an individual’s capability as an experienced and knowledgeable network professional. Networking is a vast field with various specializations that individuals can gain expertise in: Routing & Switching, Wireless, Data Center, Security, Collaboration, and Service Provider.

Aspirants can attain a CCNP certification after becoming a CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) in a similar domain. CCNP certified individuals demonstrate professional-level skillsets required in enterprise environments for roles such as network engineer, systems engineer or support engineer.


What is CCNP in networking?

  • CCNP Certification is awarded to an individual who is an expert in resolving networking issues, particularly Local Area Networks and Wide Area Networks. It is an intermediate-level certification that a networking professional can use towards seeking employment as a Network Administrator, Tester or Analyst, from educational institutions to IT/Software companies.

What exams do I need to pass to obtain my CCNP Routing and Switching?

  • CCNP Routing and Switching certification involves passing three exams, each of which concentrates on particular segments of CCNP Course.

    To pass these courses, a CCNP training may be required.

    300-101 Route: Implementing Cisco IP Routing.

    300-115 Switch: Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks.

    300-135 TSHOOT: Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks.

What are the recertification requirements for CCNP Routing and Switching?

  • If your CCNP Certification is still valid, you can recertify indefinitely by registering for and passing the relevant Cisco recertification exam or advance to the next level of certification.

    In case your certificate has expired, you must retake the entire certification process and restart at the beginning of CCNP Course.

What training is available to help me prepare for the new exams?

  • CCNP Certification is designed for an intermediate-level IT professionals, Network Analysts & Administrators, etc. Even with an adequate working experience, CCNP Courses may be hard to pass without CCNP Training. Cisco authorized institutes like Koenig-Solutions is uniquely capable of helping you to prepare for CCNP Certification in your chosen domain.

Can you get a CCNP without a CCNA?

  • You cannot be CCNP certified professional unless you pass the CCNA Courses. The reason for this is CCNA is a prerequisite for CCNP. You may be allowed to sit for the CCNP Certification but you will not be given a certificate for it; until you possess a valid CCNA Certification.