CCNP Security


If you're looking to develop your end to end network security skills, then the Cisco Certified Network Professional - CCNP - Security certification is for you.

Cisco training is provided through our partnership with Skillsoft (A Cisco Learning Partner) and is available to the employees and contractors of our corporate clients as part of our IT collections in the pursuit of their careers

  • 1

    Stay ahead of the curve

    Market transitions like cloud, mobility and the internet of things are allowing there to be an expanded area vulnerable to cyber attacks - meet the growing demand.

  • 2

    Great earnings

    The average salary for a CCNP professional is £47,500 and this is only increasing as companies are looking to seek the most capable individuals.

  • 3

    Prove you have what it takes

    Expand and solidify your knowledge of routers, switches, networking devices and appliances, in order to deploy, support and troubleshoot networking firewalls.

Your quick course guide

Certification: CCNP Security

Study time: Full time - three to five weeks | Part time - three to four months

Vendor: Cisco

Student support: StudentCare™

Prerequisites: CCNA Security

Assessment: Exam based - 300-208, 300-206, 300-209 and 300-210

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Cisco network security engineers responsible for security in routers, switches, networking devices and appliances, as well as those choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments

Included in your modules

300-206: Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security Solutions - SENSS

  • Secure design principles
  • Deploying Cisco IOS control and management plane security controls
  • Deploying Cisco traffic telemetry methods 
  • Deploying Cisco IOS layer two and layer three data plane security controls
  • NAT deployment on Cisco IOS software and Cisco ASA
  • Firewall threat controls and basic Cisco ASA policy configuration
  • Deploying advanced Cisco ASA access policies
  • Deploying reputation and identity based Cisco ASA access policies
  • Threat controls deployment on Cisco IOS software

300-208: Implementing Cisco Secure Access Solutions - SISAS

  • Identity services overview and 802.1X
  • EAP and logging into Cisco identity services engine - ISE
  • Certificate based authentication and authorisation
  • Cisco TrustSec, MACsec and WebAuth access
  • Endpoint access control enhancements and troubleshooting

300-209: Cisco SIMOS

  • Fundamentals of VPN technologies and cryptography
  • Deploying secure site to site connectivity solutions
  • Deploying Cisco IOS site to site FlexVPN solutions
  • Deploying clientless SSL VPN - deploying AnyConnect VPN for remote access
  • Deploying endpoint security and dynamic access policies

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  • Global community of peers
  • Test prep mock exams
  • Training mapped to Cisco exam curriculum
  • Award winning training used globally by leading corporate clients

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Why join us?

  • Award winning customer support
  • We know the job market inside out
  • Trusted by the giants
  • Value for money
  • CV detox - exclusive to our students
  • We're with you from start to finish
  • Expert career advice
  • Progress reports
  • Exam booking support
  • All UK students receive an NUS student discount card
  • Your success is our success

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