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.
Required Exam(s)
Recommended Training
642-902 ROUTE
OR
 300-101 ROUTE
Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE v1.0)
OR
 Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE v2.0)
AND
642-813 SWITCH
OR
300-115 SWITCH
Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCHv1.0)
OR
Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCHv2.0)
AND
642-832 TSHOOT
OR
 300-135 TSHOOT
Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT v1.0)
 OR
 Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT v2.0)