Cisco Certified Network Professional Wireless (CCNP Wireless) validates professional-level knowledge and skills to configure, implement and support wireless LANs, specifically those networks using Cisco equipment. With a CCNP Wireless certification, network professionals can technically plan and conduct a Wireless Site Survey, design the RF network and conduct a post installation assessment to ensure compliancy, Secure the wireless network from security threats via appropriate security policies and best practices, as well as ensure the proper implementation of security standards and proper configuration of security components, integrate VoWLAN services into the WLAN and be able to implement VoWLAN, QoS, and high-bandwidth applications into the wireless network, Integrate Mobility Services into the network; tune and troubleshoot the WLAN, and implement indoor enterprise mesh networks. The CCNP Wireless curriculum includes information and practice activities to prepare them for configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting tasks of a Cisco WLAN in SMB and Enterprise networks.
Valid CCNA Wireless Certification or any CCIE Certification
Recommended training for this certification
Conducting Cisco Unified Wireless Site Survey (CUWSS)
Implementing Cisco Unified Wireless Voice Networks (IUWVN)
Implementing Cisco Unified Wireless Mobility Services (IUWMS)
Implementing Advanced Cisco Unified Wireless Security (IAUWS)
- 642-731 CUWSS
- 642-741 IUWVN
- 642-746 IUWMS
- 642-736 IAUWS
Cisco professional level certifications (CCDA, CCNP, CCDP, CCSP, CCVP, CCIP, and CCNP Wireless) are valid for three years. To recertify, pass any 642 exam that is part of the professional level curriculum or any CCIE/CCDE written exam before the certification expiration date.