Course Code: VPN
Course Name: 642-647: CCNP SECURITY-VPN v1.0
Cisco Certified Network Professional (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.
Valid CCNA Security Certification can act as a pre-requisite.
Exam ID: 642-647 VPN v1.0
The 642-647 VPN exam is associated with the CCSP, CCNP Security, Cisco ASA Specialist & Cisco IPS Specialist certifications. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills needed to deploy Cisco ASA-based VPN solutions. Successful candidates will be able to reduce risk to the IT infrastructure and applications using Cisco ASA VPN features, and provide detailed operations support for the Cisco ASA. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Deploying Cisco ASA VPN Solutions (VPN 1.0) course.
CCNP Security certifications are valid for three years. To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:
Pass any current 642-XXX Professional level exam, or
Pass any current CCIE Written Exam, or
Pass the current CCDE Written Exam OR current CCDE Practical Exam, or
Pass the Cisco Certified Architect (CCAr) interview AND the CCAr board review to extend lower certifications.
Achieving or recertifying any of the certifications above automatically extends your active Associate and Professional level certification(s) up to the point of expiration of the last certification achieved.