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 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. Those who achieve CCNP have demonstrated the skills
required in enterprise roles such as network technician, support engineer, systems engineer or network engineer.