CCNP Security

Updates to the CCNP certification and exams will be available on February 24, 2020. Learn more about the New Changes to the Cisco Certification and Training Program.

CCNP Security

Cisco Learning PartnerCisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNs, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

The CCNP Security certification continues to be a top certification for IT security professionals. As security concerns continue to dominate the industry, employers are looking for security professionals who have earned the experience and credentials to develop and maintain secure networks.

Exams & Recommended Training

Delegates can sit in a full standard classroom based training, which comprised of four versions of courses:

Exam Recommended Training
300-208 Implementing Cisco Secure Access Solutions (SISAS) 1.0
300-206 Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security Solutions (SENSS)
300-209 Implementing Cisco Secure Mobility Solutions (SIMOS) 1.0
300-210 Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions (SITCS) 1.5

CCNP Security Prerequisites:

  • Valid CCNA Security Certification or valid CCSP or any CCIE Certification can act as a prerequisite.
CCNP - Cisco Professional Level


The Professional level (CCNP) is an advanced level of certification that shows more expertise with networking skills. Each certification covers a different technology to meet the needs of varying job roles.