Training Resources

Partner Education Connection

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The Cisco Partner Education Connection links a dynamic community of Cisco partners with a vast repository of high-quality training they can use to achieve specialization, certification, and greater understanding of Cisco solutions. With up-to-date content available on demand on many devices, Partners are empowered with relevant, in-depth knowledge they can leverage to enhance their own value, gain a competitive advantage, improve sales, and strengthen their relationship with Cisco in ways that benefit everyone.

The majority of courses on PEC are free. Fees for instructor-led classes, proctored exams, and certification exams are noted on the site. Partners report that PEC helps decrease travel expenses while increasing productivity and sales.

The Partner Educaton Connection offers partners exclusive access to Cisco authorized content. To access the PEC you must have a Cisco User ID and be registered with your Partner company.

If you already have a Cisco User ID

Your User ID must be associated with your partner company. You may access the resources your company is entitled to as a Cisco partner after your company's Cisco administrator makes you an associate in our database.

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If you do not have a Cisco User ID

Step 1 - Register Register for a Cisco User ID. Under the section Register for Additional Access check the box next to Cisco Channel Partner or Authorized Reseller.
Step 2 - Confirm After submitting the form, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. Click on the embedded link in the e-mail to confirm your registration online.
Step 3 - Associate From the confirmation page, click on Associate Myself with a Company to have your company's partner administrator review the request. If approved, you will receive an e-mail acknowledgement and partner-level access within an hour.

Still have access problems? Find answers or create a support case using Partner Help Online.

Related Links

Cisco Learning Locator - Find instructor-led training in a location near you.
Partner Central - Learn about the benefits of being a Cisco Partner. Cisco Partners can help customers find the right solution for their business.
Certification and Specialization Application - The Certification and Specialization Application tool provides you with information to help you assess which Certification or Specializations are appropriate for your company.
The SELL - Sales Enablement Learning Lifecycle for our Partner Community Leadership, Account Managers and Sales Engineers.