CCNP: Cisco Certified Network Professional:
The Cisco CCNP curriculum is designed for students seeking career oriented, enterprise-level networking skills. CCNP helps students develop the skills needed to succeed in ICT-related degree and diploma programs and prepare for the Cisco CCNP certification. It provides a theoretically rich, hands-on learning experience covering advanced routing, switching, and troubleshooting skills. CCNP provides a next step for CCNA Discovery or CCNA Exploration students who want to build on their CCNA-level skill set to further a career in computer networking.
CCNP equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to plan, implement, secure, maintain, and troubleshoot converged enterprise networks. The CCNP curriculum was designed to reflect the job skills and responsibilities that are associated with professional-level job roles such as network engineer, systems engineer, network support engineer, network administrator, network consultant , and system integrator.
The CCNP curriculum consists of three courses:
CCNP ROUTE: Implementing IP Routing
CCNP SWITCH: Implementing IP Switching
CCNP TSHOOT: Maintaining and Troubleshooting IP Networks
The training or the full CCNP course will run for a total of 48 hours over 3 weekends (8 hours per day). This will cover ROUTE, SWITCH and TSHOOT modules. The instructor will guide the students through the core elements of the CCNP course using visual and auditory aide as well as live lab demonstrations to illustrate concepts and related technology.
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