Cisco Video Network Specialist
Discover Cisco's job role-focused training and certification for Cisco networked video solutions. (5:39 min)
The Cisco Video Network Specialist program enables traditional analog audio-visual professionals to extend their careers into the growing Video-over-IP network job role.
Professionals, who need Video-over-IP knowledge and skills, can benefit from Cisco's expertise in the field.
Candidates will learn to deploy video end-points, set-up new users, and operate video networks. This certification validates an individual's knowledge of installing, operating and supporting networked video solutions and how to deploy and optimize the product features and benefits.
Exams & Recommended Training
|Required Exam(s)||Recommended Training|
|200-001 VIVND||Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (VIVND1)
Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (VIVND2)
The following resources are suggested study materials.
- A comprehensive list of study materials is also available.
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The best way to prepare for the certification is to take the Cisco-approved training:
Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (VIVND1) v1.0
3-Day E-Learning Training (ELT) - The Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (VIVND1) v1.0 course is a new learning product designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge to describe characteristics of video solutions and assess the requirements for a successful implementation of a video solution. The course describes the characteristics of a video solution and enables students to evaluate the general requirements for video deployments such as coding options, media formats, protocols, network impact, high-level architectural components and their interaction, and requisites to the environment.
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Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (VIVND2) v1.0
5-Day Instructor-Led Training (ILT) - The Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (VIVND2) v1.0 course describes Cisco business video solutions and enables students to implement and troubleshoot Cisco Unified Communication and Collaboration, TelePresence video endpoints in different Cisco business video solution architectures.
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To earn this Cisco certification, you must pass the following exam(s):
The 200-001 VIVND Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices exam is the exam associated with the Cisco Audio Visual Specialist certification and the CCNA Video certification. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge of configuration and troubleshooting of video endpoints. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Implementing Cisco Video Network Device, Part 1 and the Implementing Cisco Video Network Device, Part 2 courses.
The Cisco Video Network Specialist certification is valid for two years. To recertify, pass the current version of VIVND exam 200-001.
- Cisco Video Certifications Overview (PDF - 452 KB)
- Cisco Video Certifications FAQ (PDF - 192 KB)
- CCNA Video and Cisco Video Network Specialist Video Data Sheet (Video - 5:39 min)
- CCNA Video Q&A Session (Video - 5:15 min)