For collaboration and unified communications network engineers who want develop advanced collaboration skills designing, deploying, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco Collaboration and Unified communications applications, devices and networks, the Cisco CCNP Collaboration certification is a job-role focused training and certification program that will give you the skills set to deliver business value.
Valid CCNA Collaboration certification or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.
Implementing Cisco IP Telephony and Video, Part 1 (CIPTV1)
Implementing Cisco IP Telephony and Video, Part 2 (CIPTV2)
Troubleshooting Cisco IP Telephony and Video (CTCOLLAB)
Implementing Cisco Collaboration Applications (CAPPS)
NOTE: Other CCNP Voice certification exams can be applied towards the CCNP Collaboration certification. Please visit the CCNP Collaboration Exam Migration Tool for more details.
Cisco Professional-level certifications (CCDP, CCNP Cloud, CCNP Collaboration, CCNP Data Center, CCNP Routing and Switching, CCNP Security, CCNP Service Provider, and CCNP Wireless) are valid for three years.
To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:
When using a higher level of certification to extend other certifications, the expiration date of other certifications will extend to the expiration date of the higher certification (i.e.: If you have one year left on your CCNA certification and you earn a CCIE certification (which has a two-year certification life) then both your CCIE certification and your CCNA certification will expire two years from the date you achieved the CCIE certification). For more information, access the How to Recertify page
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