Select Partner Portal

Select Partner Portal

Welcome to the Select Partner Portal

This portal has been developed for partners committed to delivering Cisco products, solutions and services to Small to Medium-sized businesses (SMB).

Select Partner Portal
What is Select Certification?

Select is a Cisco worldwide certification for partners selling to small and medium-sized businesses. Select Certification reflects a partner’s technology and business expertise specific to the SMB market.

To be officially acknowledged as a Cisco Select Partner is a powerful endorsement of your firm’s technical and business capabilities in the SMB market. Recognized throughout the marketplace, Cisco Select credentials can help you build customer satisfaction and loyalty, while increasing your visibility in the market place.

Select Certification marks the beginning of an exciting relationship with Cisco and your passport to becoming an SMB specialist. By embracing this partnership, Cisco will grant you access to enhanced tools and specialist support, designed to help you penetrate the SMB market.

Select Partner Benefits
Select Partner Benefits

Become a Select Partner and enjoy the wealth of benefits that accompany the award winning Cisco Channel Partner Program.

  • Differentiate yourself from the competition.
  • Increase your profitability with exclusive Cisco Partner Incentives.
  • Gain exclusive eligibility to begin selling the Smart Business Communications System, developed for the SMB market.
  • Convert opportunities into closed business with Cisco Sales Tools.
  • Gain access to guides and tools that will assist in technical design, delivery and support.
  • Increase your competitive advantage by leveraging Cisco’s Support Services.
  • Enhance knowledge of your target market with access to learning resources.

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For More Information
For More Information

Acrobat PDF File Click here (PDF - 1,803KB) to view Select Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).

Criteria for Select
Criteria for Select

Select is open to both new and existing Cisco partners, providing that they fulfill the criteria.

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Become a Select Partner

Becoming a Cisco Select Certified partner is as easy as one, two, three..

Follow these easy steps to becoming a Select Partner and you could soon be enjoying the array of benefits that come with being certified.

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If You Are A New Partner
If You Are A New Partner

New partners should follow these five easy steps to becoming a Cisco Select Certified partner:

  1. become a cisco registered partner

  2. Associate people with your company

  3. Certify people via courses and exams

  4. Small Business Specialization

  5. Apply for cisco select Certification
If You Are Already a Registered Partner
If You Are Already a Registered Partner

Existing partners must apply to the
Channel Partner Select Certification Program

  1. Apply for Small Business specialization

  2. Apply for cisco select certification
Welcome Select Certified Partner!

Congratulations on becoming a Cisco Select Partner and achieving your SMB Specialization.

You now have access to Select Partner Central

Getting Started

Follow the 30, 60 and 90 day plan we have devised to guide you along the first stages of being a Select partner. Use the checklists as your guide to fast and efficient navigation through Cisco tools, training, and support. Let’s get started!


This section consist of sales, marketing and technical tools that will assist you with the acceleration of your SMB focused practice. Your CCO login will be required.


We have provided some handy resources that will support and guide you in your new role as a Cisco Select Certified Partner.