Cisco Certified Network Associate Video (CCNA Video) Certification

  1. CCNA Video Information

What is the CCNA Video certification?
The Cisco CCNA Video certification is a job-role specialist CCNA track that addresses and validates the skills and knowledge needed to manage the ever growing demand for high-quality video traffic over networks. Skills tested by this certification include the ability to deploy video endpoints, support video and telephony, troubleshooting as well as knowledge of Cisco Unified Communications Manager solutions.
Who is the CCNA Video certification for?
The CCNA Video certification is aimed at video professionals who design, install and support video solutions on VOIP (Video/Voice) networks and would also suit general networking techicians who want to expand their skills and position themselves to take advantage of the growing demand for video networking knowledge.
Are there any prerequisites to taking the CCNA Video exam?
There are no prerequisites for the CCNA Video exam meaning that you do not have to certify at the CCENT level first. You can step straight in and take the CCNA Video exams.
How do I obtain the CCNA Video certification?
To earn the CCNA Video certification you need to pass two exams:

200-001 VIVND Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices
640-461 ICOMM Introducing Cisco Voice and Unified Communications Administration

Both exams consist of 60-70 questions with 90 minutes to complete them.

What is the passing score for the CCNA Video?
Cisco do not disclose the passing score of their exams, but the exams are generally scored on a scale of 300-1000. The number of questions and the number of scoring points per question differs from exam to exam depending on the difficulty of individual questions.
What if I fail?
If you fail the exam you must wait at least 5 business days before you are eligible to take the same exam again (you can take the other of the two exams during this time if you wish). You must pay the applicable exam fee again for each attempt you make at the exam.
What does the exam cost?
An overview of Cisco exam costs can be found here, however it is advised that you contact your nearest Cisco testing facility to get the current cost of your exam.
Where can I take the CCNA Video exam?
Cisco exams can be taken worldwide at any Pearson VUE testing facility. Candidates need to register and pay the applicable exam fee before taking the exam. register with them before you can take a CCNA exam and you should check with them as early as possible to confirm exam availability and exam cost. You can find more information about them here.
What are the recertification requirements?
The CCNA Video certification is valid for three years after which time the certification holder will need to fulfill one of a number of recertification requirements in order to remain CCNA Video qualified. A full list of the recertification options can be found on this page.
Where can I find study resources for the CCNA Video exam?
You can find many CCNA Video specific study resources (both free and paid) on our CCNA study resources page.