Cisco Professional Certifications

All Cisco Professional level certification available.

CCNP Certification

Cisco Certified Network Professional 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 certification forms part of the Cisco Professional Certfication and 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. To find our more click the title links below.

CCNP Data Center

The CCNP Data Center certification is a job-role-based professional-level certification for business services architects, technology architects, pre-sales engineers, design engineers, and implementation engineers with three to five years of experience.

CCNP Security

CCNP Security certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

CCNP Service Provider

The Cisco Certified Network Professional - Service Provider certification focuses on the latest in Service Provider industry core networking technologies and trends, and validates the ability to configure and implement Cisco Service Provider next-generation networks.

CCNP Service Provider Operations

The Cisco Certified Network Professional Service Provider Certification was designed to meet the demand for professionals who can implement, troubleshoot and optimise a carrier-grade IP Next-Generation network. Service providers are now expected to provide fully integrated voice, video and data services to anyone at any time using any device.

CCNP Voice

Cisco Certified Network Professional Voice validates advance knowledge and skills required to integrate into underlying network architectures. Furthermore, this certification validates a robust set of skills in implementing, operating, configuring, and troubleshooting a converged IP network.

CCNP Wireless

CCNP Wireless certification addresses the need for designing, implementing and operating Cisco Wireless networks and mobility infrastructures. CCNP Wireless certification emphasises wireless networking principles and theory. This certification also recognises the expertise and technical acumen of wireless professionals who can assess and translate network business requirements into technical specifications that in turn, are incorporated into successful installations.

CCDP Certification

Cisco Certified Design Professional validates advanced knowledge of network design concepts and principles. With a CCDP certification, a network professional can discuss, design, and create advanced addressing and routing, security, network management, data centre, and IP multicast complex multi-layered enterprise architectures that include virtual private networking and wireless domains.


Cisco's Professional level Certification indicates and advanced level of knowledge and verifies and individuals ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks, all networking professionals are able to work collaboratively with specialists on other advanced technologies such as security, voice, wireless and video solutions. 

CCNP Collaboration

Cisco Certified Network Professional Collaboration validates the advance knowledge and skills required to integrate voice and video into underlying network architectures and to   implement, operate, configure and troubleshooting a converged voice and video network.

CCNP Cloud

Cisco Certified Network Professional Cloud validates the advance knowledge and skills required to design, implement, provision and troubleshoot Cisco cloud and inter-cloud solutions. Cloud skills will be a key requirement for the workforce of the future and it is recommended that cloud professionals have 5-7 years' experience working in a data center or cloud network environment. 

Cisco's Professional level program is available for:

  • Design (CCDA)
  • Routing and switching
  • Security
  • Service Provider
  • Service Provider Operations
  • Video
  • Voice 
  • Wireless
  • Collaboration
  • Cloud