Cisco Certification Program Updates

The new training and certification program from Cisco offers a direct route to your technology career aspirations through associate, professional, expert, and specialist certifications, plus credit toward recertification on all paths. Cisco Press is excited to deliver books, eBooks, and video courses to help take you to the next level. Check back often for updates on our learning materials—see below for current plans—and special offers. Visit our newsletters page to sign up for promotional mailings, to send the latest information directly into your inbox.

Testing Update: Effective April 15, 2020, Cisco will deliver certification exams using online proctoring from Pearson VUE. Learn about system requirements, security policies, and more.

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The new CCNA 200-301 is a single exam covering a large number of topics. To make using the Official Cert Guide more manageable, Cisco Press released two books. Volume 1 covers traditional routing, switching, and wireless LANs, with Volume 2 discussing security, IP Services, architecture, and automation-related topics. Both volumes are available to purchase individually in print and Premium Edition eBook formats or together as a library.

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Training Events

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CCNA (200-301) Crash Course
Kevin Wallace • October 19-20 & 29-30, 2020
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CCNP Enterprise Advanced Routing ENARSI 300-410 Crash Course
Anthony Sequeira • November 9-12, 2020
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CCNP and CCIE Security Core SCOR 350-701 Crash Course
Omar Santos • November 23-24, 2020
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Cybersecurity Fundamentals
Omar Santos • December 1-2, 2020
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Cybersecurity Offensive and Defensive Techniques in 3 Hours
Omar Santos • December 4, 2020
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TCP/IP Fundamentals
Michael Shannon • December 11, 2020
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From the Experts

Wendell Odom, industry-renowned author of Cisco networking learning materials, discusses recent certification program announcements and why it is important to keep studying during the transition.

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