Cisco Certified Network Associate Wireless (CCNA Wireless) Certification

  1. CCNA Wireless Information

What is the CCNA Wireless certification?
The Cisco CCNA Wireless certification tests and validates a candidates ability to install, configure, maintain and troubleshoot small to medium-sized WLAN's, with the focus on wireless LAN's using Cisco equipment.
Who is the CCNA Wireless certification for?
The CCNA Wireless certification is for any network professional that supports or administers wireless LAN configurations utilizing Cisco wireless equipment. Typical professionals include Network Administrators, Wireless Support Specialists and WLAN Project Managers.
Are there any prerequisites to taking the CCNA Wireless exam?
Candidates wishing to obtain the CCNA Wireless certificaton must first obtain and valid CCENT, CCNA (Routing and Switching) or CCIE certification. Cisco recommend approx. 2 years of relevant networking experience.
How do I obtain the CCNA Wireless certification?
In order to obtain the CCNA Wireless certification candidates must pass one exam:

640-722 IUWNE Implementing Cisco Unified Wireless Networking Essentials

The exam consists of 75-85 questions with 90 minutes to complete them.
What is the passing score for the CCNA Wireless?
Cisco exams are normally scored on a scale of 300-1000. Candidates should expect to score at least 850 points on this scale in order to pass although this is not an absolute threshold. Typically, 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 are required to wait a period of 5 business days before you are eligible to retake the exam. You must also pay the applicable exam fee again for each attempt you make at the exam.
What does the exam cost?
For up-to-date exam prices, contact your nearest Cisco testing facility (Pearson VUE) to get the current cost of your exam. An overview of the exam costs can be found here.
Where can I take the CCNA Wireless exam?
You can take the CCNA Wireless exam at any local Pearson VUE testing facility. They have offices worldwide and you can learn more about them here. You need to register and pay the applicable exam fee before taking the exam, and make sure to contact your local testing center early to check on exam availability and current exam costs.
What are the recertification requirements?
The Cisco CCNA Wireless certification is valid for three years. After this time the holder must recertify in order to remain CCNA Wireless qualified. There are a number of options available to the candidate regarding recertification - a full list of the recertification options can be found on this page.
Where can I find study resources for the CCNA Wireless exam?
You can find many CCNA Wireless specific study resources (both free and paid) on our CCNA study resources page.