Self-Study bundles provide variety and flexibility for students with varying skill levels and budgets. Students can purchase a generic 4-pack Flexible Bundles while taking advantage of value pricing and select specific components later through the Expert-Level Learning portal.
Table 3 lists some of the self-study bundles frequently considered by CCIE Routing and Switching candidates and offered through Expert-Level Learning Partners. Contact a Learning Partner for a complete list of all available self-study options. A few select bundles can be purchased through the Cisco Learning Network Store.
Table 3. Self-Study Bundles
|Bundle Name and Product SKU||Best For||LMS||Workbook||Rack Hours||Reference Library||Assessment Labs||Lessons on Demand|
Preferred Bundle (360-RSW-05-SSB-PREFR)
A comprehensive bundle that includes all study materials. Ideal for students who are unable to attend Instructor-Led Workshops but want to have all available resources.
Core and Advanced Workbooks (Labs 01-25)
All available assessment labs (17 labs as Jan 2016, Configuration, Troubleshooting, Diagnostic)
12 self-paced lessons with technology practice labs
Starter Mini-Bundle (360-RSW-05-SSB-START)
Ideal for students just starting their CCIE studies and who are planning to prepare using primarily self-study.
Core Workbooks (Labs 01-10)
Pre-Assessment Lab, 2 Performance Assessments (with Configuration, Troubleshooting and Diagnostic sections*)
Advanced Mini-Bundle (360-RSW-05-SSB-ADV)
|Ideal for students who have completed the Starter Mini-Bundle and plan to continue their self-studies with advanced content|
Advanced Workbook (Labs 11-25)
2 Performance Assessments (with Configuration, Troubleshooting and Diagnostic sections*)
Flexible Bundle for Self-Paced Lessons (360-RSW-05-SPL-FLEX)
Allows students to select any 4 lessons on demand of their choice.
A choice of 4 self-paced lessons
Flexible Bundle for Performance Assessments (360-RSW-05-GA-FLEX) – 2-pack or 4-pack option
|Allows students to select any 2 or 4 full scale Performance Assessment Labs from new or previously performed labs.|
|A choice of 2 or 4 Performance Assessment Labs out of 13 available (with Configuration, Troubleshooting and Diagnostic sections*)|
Flexible Bundle for Configuration Assessments (360-RSW-05-CA-FLEX) - 4-pack option
Allows students to select any 4 Configuration Assessment Labs from new or previously performed labs.
A choice of 4 Configuration Assessment Labs out of 15 available
Flexible Bundle for Troubleshooting Assessments (360-RSW-05-TA-FLEX) - 4-pack option
Allows students to select any 4 Troubleshooting Assessment Labs from new or previously performed labs.
A choice of 4 Troubleshooting Assessment Labs out of 11 available
Flexible Bundle for Diagnostic Assessments (360-RSW-05-DIAG-FLEX) - 4-pack option
Allows students to select any 4 Diagnostic Assessment Labs from new or previously performed labs.
A choice of 4 Diagnostic Assessment Labs out of 3 available**
* Performance Assessments GA01-GA03 include Troubleshooting and Configuration sections. Performance Assessments GA12-GA13 include Troubleshooting ,Configuration and Diagnostic sections.
** Students have a choice to retake any of the available Diagnostic Assessment labs.