Virtual Classroom Instruction
Learn about certification for instructors teaching in a virtual classroom. (5:34 min)
Cisco WebEx Virtual Classroom Instructors have the ability to prepare and manage a virtual classroom environment and effectively use collaboration tools, such as those provided in WebEx, to maximize student participation and comprehension. Skilled virtual instructors can improve their teaching effectiveness and increase student satisfaction. Certification validates a specialized set of instructor skills, can expand an instructor's employment opportunities, and serves as a differentiator to prospective students. Certification on the Cisco WebEx platform is highly transferable to other conferencing and collaboration platforms.
No prerequisites are required; however, a working knowledge of conferencing and collaboration tools, such as those found in Cisco WebEx Training Center, is necessary. Explore the Cisco WebEx University catalog for free self-paced or more comprehensive instructor-led courses on WebEx services.
Exams & Recommended Training
|Required Exam(s)||Recommended Training|
|810-501 LVCI||Cisco Leading Virtual Classroom Instruction|
Cisco Leading Virtual Classroom Instruction
The best way to prepare for the certification is to take the Cisco-approved training:
Leading Virtual Classroom Instruction (LVCI)
Learn how to prepare and manage a virtual classroom, deliver instructional material using collaboration tools, and create relevant student interactions to maximize participation and comprehension.
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The following resources are suggested study supplements; they are not designed to serve as a complete self-study program.
- 810-501 LVCI Exam Topics
- 830-505 LVCIP Exam Topics
- Cisco Learning Network - A variety of self-study materials can be found here.
Learning Partner Content
To earn this Cisco certification, you must pass the following exam(s):
The 810-501 Leading Virtual Classroom Instruction written exam is required for Cisco WebEx Virtual Classroom Instruction Specialist certification and must be passed before the candidate can schedule the practical exam 830-505 LVCIP. The computer-based, multiple-choice exam tests the candidate's knowledge of how to prepare and manage a virtual classroom environment and use collaboration tools to maximize student participation and comprehension. Candidates can prepare for the exam by taking the Cisco WebEx Leading Virtual Classroom Instruction course (LVCI) v1.0.
- Learn more about the 810-501 LVCI exam
- Register for the exam
- Read current exam policies and requirements
The Practical Exam for Cisco Virtual Classroom Instruction Specialist assesses the candidate's ability to lead a virtual classroom session with live participants using the techniques and best practices of skilled virtual instructors. Candidates submit a 20-27-minute Cisco WebEx recording in which they demonstrate the skills listed in the Practical Exam Topics. The recordings receive a Pass or Fail score. Candidates must pass both the 810-501 LVCI Written Exam and the 830-505 LVCIP Practical Exam to obtain certification.
Cisco Virtual Classroom Instruction Specialist certification is valid for three years. To recertify, pass the current 810-501 LVCI written exam before the certification expiration date.