Service Provider (CCNA SP Exam)

  • Course level: Intermediate


The requirement for an efficient infrastructure and seamless networking management is growing and the need for skilled professionals to develop, maintain and upgrade this infrastructure and technology is increasing along with it. The CCNP Service Provider certification gives you exactly the breadth and depth of range of skills and deeper focus in strategic technology areas.

It helps to prove the skills in the ever-changing landscape of service provider technologies that covers core technologies and a service provider focus area of Next-Generation networks, CCNA SP certified individuals deploy, maintaining and enhance carrier-grade network infrastructures.

What Will I Learn?

  • Service provider automation skills added to your areas of expertise
  • Automation and programmability helping you scale your service provider infrastructure.
  • Hands on training on how Cisco Service Provider networks work, configure, implement and troubleshoot.
  • Ability to meet the growing demand of implementing, troubleshooting, and optimizing next-generation service provider networks.
  • Advanced Cisco Networks Configure, execute, and troubleshoot. CCNA SP certified individuals install, preserve and enhance carrier-grade network infrastructures.

Topics for this course

127 Lessons

Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 (SPNGN1)

Introduction to CCNA SPNGN1
VIRL Installation & Configuration

IP Fundamentals

Layer 2 Switching

Layer 3 Routing

Transport Technologies

Network Management and Security

Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 2 (SPNGN2)

Service Provider Architecture

Layer 2

Layer 3

IOS XE and XR OS Mgmt & Architecture


Material Includes

  • Part-time: Duration | 3 Months
  • 28 hours on-demand video
  • 11 articles
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion


  • No specific prerequisite to take up the exam, however, it would be good if the candidate has 1-3 years hands on experience in the service provider environment.
  • It is recommended to have a valid CCIP certification, valid CCIE or CCNA SP certification. CCNA Cloud an entry-level certification is also considered as a prerequisite.

Target Audience

  • The CCNA Service Provider is designed for network engineers, technicians and administrators who seek to gain knowledge and capabilities that are required to deliver scalable and optimized networks.
  • Also this certification is intended to deliver an array of customized services to end customers through IP next-generation network.