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Cisco CCIE Collaboration certification

Cisco Learning specialised partnerThe CCIE Collaboration certification is for Collaboration Architects, Unified Communications Architects or Voice and Video Network Managers who are responsible for the design, implementation and troubleshooting of complex collaboration solutions.

The certification is an expert-level certification that ensures that you gain knowledge and experience in collaboration solutions integration and interoperation, configuration and troubleshooting in complex networks and the challenges of video, mobility and presence as the foundation for workplace collaboration solutions.

Our expertise in providing voice, video, IM, presence and call centre solutions and training will prepare you to deploy collaboration systems and services that increase user productivity improve the experience for you customers and are adaptable and provide a seamless user experience.

CCIE Prerequisites

There are no formal prerequisites for CCIE certification. Other professional certifications or training courses are not required. Instead, candidates must first pass a written qualification exam and then the corresponding hands-on lab exam.

You are expected to have an in-depth understanding of the topics on the exams and strongly encouraged to have three to five years of job experience before attempting certification.

Required Exams and Recommended Training

Step One: CCIE Collaboration Written Exam

You must pass the two-hour, written qualification exam covering those technologies and applications that comprise a Cisco Enterprise Collaboration solution before you are eligible to schedule the lab exam.

Required Exam Recommended Training 

400-051 CCIE Collaboration

CCIE 360 Collaboration Advanced Workshop (CIEC)

Step Two: CCIE Collaboration Lab Exam

The eight-hour lab exam tests your ability to get the collaboration solution operating in a timed test situation. You must make an initial attempt of the CCIE lab exam within 18-months of passing the CCIE written exam. If you do not pass the lab exam within three years of passing the written exam, you must retake the written exam before being allowed to attempt the lab exam again.

For information on the CCIE 360 Collaboration Learning Programme, click here or please call us on 0118 912 1929.