CCIE Routing & Switching


Octa Networks is India’s number one training centre for CCIE R&S training. We offer high-end training to candidates in our 24×7 on Cisco physical devices lab.

Our CCIE Racks are fully equipped with latest and greatest devices with most updated topology as per Cisco blueprints. Our CCIE R&S course training primarily focuses on topics like MPLS (Multi-Protocol Label Switching), Multicast, BGP (Border Gateway Protocol), QoS (Quality of Services), Routing Protocol – EIGRP, OSPF, RIP; Switching, DMVPN (Dynamic Multipoint Virtual Private Network) and more.

Octa Networks provides the best CCIE Routing and Switching training in Mumbai.

The CCIE Routing and Switching certification is a prestigious networking certification, recognizing network engineers for their knowledge, skills and expertise of Cisco solutions. CCIE Routing and Switching training will provide you with deep technical knowledge in order to take on the most challenging network assignments in the industry. By completing the CCIE Routing and Switching certification, you will obtain the skills required of expert-level network engineers to plan, conduct and troubleshoot complex, converged network infrastructure.

This certification holds its value world-wide. The certification program and pattern continues to be updated and upgraded as recommended by CISCO. This is the reason why it is amongst the widely demanded and accepted certification in the IT industry. The testing methodology, unparalleled program quality, relevance and value of CCIE routing and Switching certification is the reason to choose and desire to earn this certification.

CCIE certified and experienced Cisco instructors will facilitate the classes. Throughout the course students will have access to the most up to date rack of equipment matching the CCIE R&S Lab blueprint. The course is frequently reviewed to ensure that it is up to date and meets the latest topics tested on the CCIE R&S 5.0 Lab exam blueprint.

Key Features of CCIE Training:

  • Candidates are trained on Cisco Physical Devices.
  • CCIE Concepts are explained theoretically and then practiced on the Cisco Physical Devices.
  • 24*7 Lab Access provided to the candidates.
  • Students have round the clock access to the Lab.
  • 120+ hours of training in classroom with interactive whiteboard and projector.
  • Candidates can appear for the repeat class.
  • Classrooms are equipped with projectors, Wi-Fi connectivity, and Digital Pads.
  • Batches are available from early morning to late night.
  • Trainers/Mentors 24×7 availability.
  • Our Trainers are Cisco certified and highly experienced.

Devices to be used during the Training Program:

  • Router: 1841, 2801, 2811
  • Switch: 2950, 3550, 3560, 3750
  • ISR Routers: 2900, 4000

Training Plan

Training Schedule
Weekdays (Mon-Fri) Weekend (Sat-Sun)
Duration 2 Months 3 Months
Hours 8 Hours / Day 8 Hours / Day
Fees 80,000 + Taxes 80,000 + Taxes
Training Mode Online/Onsite Online/Onsite
Training Plan

Group Discount
In a Group of 2 discount will be 10% per head
In a Group of 3 discount will be 15% per head
In a Group of 4 discount will be 20% per head

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Lab Facility

CCIE Routing & Switching Course Details

Target Audience:

  • Network engineer with at least three year of professional experience.
  • Network engineers that need be able to use an expert-level problem-solving process that includes options analysis to support complex network technologies and topologies.
  • Network designers that design and support complex network technologies and topologies.
  • This new curriculum is intended to accelerate the skills and competencies of networking professionals with at least three years of experience to an expert level of expertise.
    These professionals are typically identified by having an existing professional-level certification or having a passing score on the CCIE Routing and Switching written exam.
    The program is intended to accelerate a professional network engineer’s competency in technical topics to a level that is necessary to tackle expert-level scenarios like those of the highly sought after CCIE lab assessment.


  • Candidates should be prepared with atleast CCNP level education in order to satisfy the expected knowledge required to begin with CCIE R&S course and must have passed the CCIE written Exam.
  • Candidates are strongly encouraged to have three to five years of CCNP Routing and Switching or equivalent job experience before attempting certification.



1.0 Layer 2 Technologies

1.1 LAN switching technologies


  • 1.1.a Implement and troubleshoot switch administration                  
    • 1.1.a [i] Managing MAC address table
    • 1.1.a [ii] errdisable recovery
    • 1.1.a [iii] L2 MTU
  • 1.1.b Implement and troubleshoot layer 2 protocols                  
    • 1.1.b [i] CDP, LLDP
    • 1.1.b [ii] UDLD
  • 1.1.c Implement and troubleshoot VLAN                  
    • 1.1.c [i] access ports
    • 1.1.c [ii] VLAN database
    • 1.1.c [iii] normal, extended VLAN, voice VLAN
  • 1.1.d Implement and troubleshoot trunking                  
    • 1.1.d [i] VTPv1, VTPv2, VTPv3, VTP pruning
    • 1.1.d [ii] dot1Q
    • 1.1.d [iii] Native VLAN
    • 1.1.d [iv] Manual pruning
  • 1.1.e Implement and troubleshoot etherchannel                  
    • 1.1.e [i] LACP, PAgP, manual
    • 1.1.e [ii] layer 2, layer 3
    • 1.1.e [iii] load-balancing
    • 1.1.e [iv] etherchannel misconfiguration guard
  • 1.1.f Implement and troubleshoot spanning-tree                  
    • 1.1.f [i] PVST+/RPVST+/MST
    • 1.1.f [ii] switch priority, port priority, path cost, STP timers
    • 1.1.f [iii] port fast, BPDUguard, BPDUfilter
    • 1.1.f [iv] loopguard, rootguard
  • 1.1.g Implement and troubleshoot other LAN switching technologies                  
    • 1.1.g [i] SPAN, RSPAN, ERSPAN

1.2 Layer 2 Multicast


  • 1.2.a Implement and troubleshoot IGMP                         
    • 1.2.a [I] IGMPv1, IGMPv2, IGMPv3
    • 1.2.a [ii] IGMP snooping
    • 1.2.a [iii] IGMP querier
    • 1.2.a [iv] IGMP filter
    • 1.2.a [v] IGMP proxy

1.3 Layer 2 WAN circuit technologies


  • 1.3.a Implement and troubleshoot HDLC
  • 1.3.b Implement and troubleshoot PPP                
    • 1.3.b [i] authentication [PAP, CHAP]
    • 1.3.b [ii] PPPoE
    • 1.3.b [iii] MLPPP

1.4 Troubleshooting layer 2 technologies


  • 1.4.a Use IOS troubleshooting tools                  
    • 1.4.a [i] debug, conditional debug
    • 1.4.a [ii] ping, traceroute with extended options
    • 1.4.a [iii] Embedded packet capture
  • 1.4.b Apply troubleshooting methodologies                  
    • 1.4.b [i] Diagnose the root cause of networking issue [analyze symptoms, identify and describe root cause]
    • 1.4.b [ii] Design and implement valid solutions according to constraints
    • 1.4.b [iii] Verify and monitor resolution
  • 1.4.c Interpret packet capture                  
    • 1.4.c [i] Using wireshark trace analyzer
    • 1.4.c [ii] Using IOS embedded packet capture

2.0 Layer 3 Technologies

2.1 Addressing technologies


  • 2.1.a Identify, implement and troubleshoot IPv4 addressing and sub-netting                  
    • 2.1.a [i] Address types, VLSM
    • 2.1.a [ii] ARP
  • 2.1.b Identify, implement and troubleshoot IPv6 addressing and sub-netting                
    • 2.1.b [i] Unicast, multicast
    • 2.1.b [ii] EUI-64
    • 2.1.b [iii] ND, RS/RA
    • 2.1.b [iv] Autoconfig/SLAAC temporary addresses [RFC4941]
    • 2.1.b [v] Global prefix configuration feature

2.2 Layer 3 Multicast


  • 2.2.a Troubleshoot reverse path forwarding                  
    • 2.2.a [i] RPF failure
    • 2.2.a[ii] RPF failure with tunnel interface
  • 2.2.b Implement and troubleshoot IPv4 protocol independent multicast                  
    • 2.2.b [i] PIM dense mode, sparse mode, sparse-dense mode
    • 2.2.b [ii] Static RP, auto-RP, BSR
    • 2.2.b [iii] Bidirectional PIM
    • 2.2.b [iv] Source-specific multicast
    • 2.2.b [v] Group to RP mapping
    • 2.2.b [vi] Multicast boundary
  • 2.2.c Implement and troubleshoot multicast source discovery protocol                
    • 2.2.c.[i] Intra-domain MSDP [anycast RP]
    • 2.2.c.[ii] SA filter

2.3 Fundamental routing concepts


  • 2.3.a Implement and troubleshoot static routing
  • 2.3.b Implement and troubleshoot default routing
  • 2.3.c Compare routing protocol types                  
    • 2.3.c [i] distance vector
    • 2.3.c [ii] link state
    • 2.3.c [iii] path vector
  • 2.3.d Implement, optimize and troubleshoot administrative distance
  • 2.3.e Implement and troubleshoot passive interface
  • 2.3.f Implement and troubleshoot VRF lite
  • 2.3.g Implement, optimize and troubleshoot filtering with any routing protocol
  • 2.3.h Implement, optimize and troubleshoot redistribution between any routing protocol
  • 2.3.i Implement, optimize and troubleshoot manual and auto summarization with any routing protocol
  • 2.3.j Implement, optimize and troubleshoot policy-based routing
  • 2.3.k Identify and troubleshoot sub-optimal routing
  • 2.3.l Implement and troubleshoot bidirectional forwarding detection
  • 2.3.m Implement and troubleshoot loop prevention mechanisms                  
    • 2.3.m [i] Route tagging, filtering
    • 2.3.m [ii] Split horizon
    • 2.3.m [iii] Route poisoning
  • 2.3.n Implement and troubleshoot routing protocol authentication                         
    • 2.3.n [i] MD5
    • 2.3.n [ii] key-chain
    • 2.3.n [iii] EIGRP HMAC SHA2-256bit
    • 2.3.n [iv] OSPFv2 SHA1-196bit
    • 2.3.n [v] OSPFv3 IPsec authentication

2.4 RIP v2


  • 2.4.a Implement and troubleshoot RIPv2

2.5 EIGRP [for IPv4 and IPv6]


  • 2.5.a Describe packet types                  
    • 2.5.a [i] Packet types [hello, query, update, and such]
    • 2.5.a [ii] Route types [internal, external]
  • 2.5.b Implement and troubleshoot neighbor relationship                  
    • 2.5.b [i] Multicast, unicast EIGRP peering
  • 2.5.c Implement and Troubleshoot Loop free path selection                  
    • 2.5.c [i] RD, FD, FC, successor, feasible successor
    • 2.5.c [ii] Classic metric
    • 2.5.c [iii] Wide metric
  • 2.5.d Implement and troubleshoot operations                  
    • 2.5.d [i] General operations
    • 2.5.d [ii] Topology table, update, query, active, passive
    • 2.5.d [iii] Stuck in active
    • 2.5.d [iv] Graceful shutdown
  • 2.5.e Implement and troubleshoot EIGRP stub                  
    • 2.5.e [i] stub
    • 2.5.e [ii] leak-map
  • 2.5.f Implement and troubleshoot load-balancing                  
    • 2.5.f [i] equal-cost
    • 2.5.f [ii] unequal-cost
    • 2.5.f [iii] add-path
  • 2.5.g Implement EIGRP [multi-address] named mode                  
    • 2.5.g [i] Types of families
    • 2.5.g [ii] IPv4 address-family
    • 2.5.g [iii] IPv6 address-family
  • 2.5.h Implement, troubleshoot and optimize EIGRP convergence and scalability                
    • 2.5.h [i] Describe fast convergence requirements
    • 2.5.h [ii] Control query boundaries
    • 2.5.h [iii] IP FRR/fast reroute [single hop]
    • 2.5.h [iv] Summary leak-map
    • 2.5.h [v] Summary metric

2.6 OSPF [v2 and v3]


  • 2.6.a Describe packet types                  
    • 2.6.a [i] LSA types [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9]
    • 2.6.a [ii] Route types [N1, N2, E1, E2]
  • 2.6.b Implement and troubleshoot neighbor relationship
  • 2.6.c Implement and troubleshoot OSPFv3 address-family support                  
    • 2.6.c [i] IPv4 address-family
    • 2.6.c [ii] IPv6 address-family
  • 2.6.d Implement and troubleshoot network types, area types and router types                  
    • 2.6.d [i] Point-to-point, multipoint, broadcast, non-broadcast
    • 2.6.d [ii] LSA types, area type: backbone, normal, transit, stub, NSSA, totally stub
    • 2.6.d [iii] Internal router, ABR, ASBR
    • 2.6.d [iv] Virtual link
  • 2.6.e Implement and troubleshoot path preference
  • 2.6.f Implement and troubleshoot operations                  
    • 2.6.f [i] General operations
    • 2.6.f [ii] Graceful shutdown
    • 2.6.f [iii] GTSM [generic TTL security mechanism]
  • 2.6.g Implement, troubleshoot and optimize OSPF convergence and scalability                
    • 2.6.g [i] Metrics
    • 2.6.g [ii] LSA throttling, SPF tuning, fast hello
    • 2.6.g [iii] LSA propagation control [area types, ISPF]
    • 2.6.g [iv] IP FR/fast reroute [single hop]
    • 2.6.g [v] LFA/loop-free alternative [multi hop]
    • 2.6.g [vi] OSPFv3 prefix suppression

2.7 BGP


  • 2.7.a Describe, implement and troubleshoot peer relationships                  
    • 2.7.a [i] Peer-group, template
    • 2.7.a [ii] Active, passive
    • 2.7.a [iii] States, timers
    • 2.7.a [iv] Dynamic neighbors
  • 2.7.b Implement and troubleshoot IBGP and EBGP                  
    • 2.7.b [i] EBGP, IBGP
    • 2.7.b [ii] 4 bytes AS number
    • 2.7.b [iii] Private AS
  • 2.7.c Explain attributes and best-path selection
  • 2.7.d Implement, optimize and troubleshoot routing policies                  
    • 2.7.d [i] Attribute manipulation
    • 2.7.d [ii] Conditional advertisement
    • 2.7.d [iii] Outbound route filtering
    • 2.7.d [iv] Communities, extended communities
    • 2.7.d [v] Multi-homing
  • 2.7.e Implement and troubleshoot scalability                  
    • 2.7.e [i] Route-reflector, cluster
    • 2.7.e [ii] Confederations
    • 2.7.e [iii] Aggregation, AS set
  • 2.7.f Implement and troubleshoot multi-protocol BGP                  
    • 2.7.f [i] IPv4, IPv6, VPN address-family
  • 2.7.g Implement and troubleshoot AS path manipulations                  
    • 2.7.g [i] Local AS, allow AS in, remove private AS
    • 2.7.g [ii] Prepend
    • 2.7.g [iii] Regexp
  • 2.7.h Implement and Troubleshoot Other Features                
    • 2.7.h [i] Multipath
    • 2.7.h [ii] BGP synchronization
    • 2.7.h [iii] Soft reconfiguration, route refresh

2.8 Troubleshooting layer 3 technologies


  • 2.8.a Use IOS troubleshooting tools                  
    • 2.8.a [i] debug, conditional debug
    • 2.8.a [ii] ping, traceroute with extended options
    • 2.8.a [iii] Embedded packet capture
  • 2.8.b Apply troubleshooting methodologies                  
    • 2.8.b [i] Diagnose the root cause of networking issue [analyze symptoms, identify and describe root cause]
    • 2.8.b [ii] Design and implement valid solutions according to constraints
    • 2.8.b [iii] Verify and monitor resolution
  • 2.8.c Interpret packet capture                  
    • 2.8.c [i] Using wireshark trace analyzer
    • 2.8.c [ii] Using IOS embedded packet capture

3.0 VPN Technologies

3.1 Tunneling


  • 3.1.a Implement and troubleshoot MPLS operations                  
    • 3.1.a [i] Label stack, LSR, LSP
    • 3.1.a [ii] LDP
    • 3.1.a [iii] MPLS ping, MPLS traceroute
  • 3.1.b Implement and troubleshoot basic MPLS L3VPN                  
    • 3.1.b [i] L3VPN, CE, PE, P
    • 3.1.b [ii] Extranet [route leaking]
  • 3.1.c Implement and troubleshoot encapsulation                  
    • 3.1.c [i] GRE
    • 3.1.c [ii] Dynamic GRE
  • 3.1.d Implement and troubleshoot DMVPN [single hub]                  
    • 3.1.d [i] NHRP
    • 3.1.d [ii] DMVPN with IPsec using preshared key
    • 3.1.d [iii] QoS profile
    • 3.1.d [iv] Pre-classify

3.2 Encryption


  • 3.2.a Implement and troubleshoot IPsec with preshared key                             
    • 3.2.a [i] IPv4 site to IPv4 site
    • 3.2.a [ii] IPv6 in IPv4 tunnels
    • 3.2.a [iii] Virtual tunneling interface [VTI]

3.3 Troubleshooting VPN technologies


  • 3.3.a Use IOS troubleshooting tools                  
    • 3.3.a [i] debug, conditional debug
    • 3.3.a [ii] ping, traceroute with extended options
    • 3.3.a [iii] Embedded packet capture
  • 3.3.b Apply troubleshooting methodologies                  
    • 3.3.b [i] Diagnose the root cause of networking issue [analyze symptoms, identify and describe root cause]
    • 3.3.b [ii] Design and implement valid solutions according to constraints
    • 3.3.b [iii] Verify and monitor resolution
  • 3.3.c Interpret packet capture                  
    • 3.3.c [i] Using wireshark trace analyzer
    • 3.3.c [ii] Using IOS embedded packet capture

4.0 Infrastructure Security

4.1 Device security


  • 4.1.a Implement and troubleshoot IOS AAA using local database
  • 4.1.b Implement and troubleshoot device access control                  
    • 4.1.b [i] Lines [VTY, AUX, console]
    • 4.1.b [ii] SNMP
    • 4.1.b [iii] Management plane protection
    • 4.1.b [iv] Password encryption
  • 4.1.c Implement and troubleshoot control plane policing

4.2 Network security


  • 4.2.a Implement and troubleshoot switch security features                  
    • 4.2.a [i] VACL, PACL
    • 4.2.a [ii] Stormcontrol
    • 4.2.a [iii] DHCP snooping
    • 4.2.a [iv] IP source-guard
    • 4.2.a [v] Dynamic ARP inspection
    • 4.2.a [vi] Port-security
    • 4.2.a [vii] Private VLAN
  • 4.2.b Implement and troubleshoot router security features                  
    • 4.2.b [i] IPv4 access control lists [standard, extended, time-based]
    • 4.2.b [ii] IPv6 traffic filter
    • 4.2.b [iii] Unicast reverse path forwarding
  • 4.2.c Implement and troubleshoot IPv6 first hop security                         
    • 4.2.c [i] RA guard
    • 4.2.c [ii] DHCP guard
    • 4.2.c [iii] Binding table
    • 4.2.c [iv] Device tracking
    • 4.2.c [v] ND inspection/snooping
    • 4.2.c [vi] Source guard
    • 4.2.c [vii] PACL

4.3 Troubleshooting infrastructure security


  • 4.3.a Use IOS troubleshooting tools                  
    • 4.3.a [i] debug, conditional debug
    • 4.3.a [ii] ping, traceroute with extended options
    • 4.3.a [iii] Embedded packet capture
    • 4.3.b Apply troubleshooting methodologies
    • 4.3.b [i] Diagnose the root cause of networking issue [analyze symptoms, identify and describe root cause]
    • 4.3.b [ii] Design and implement valid solutions according to constraints
    • 4.3.b [iii] Verify and monitor resolution
  • 4.3.c Interpret packet capture                  
    • 4.3.c [i] Using wireshark trace analyzer
    • 4.3.c [ii] Using IOS embedded packet capture

5.0 Infrastructure Services

5.1 System management


  • 5.1.a Implement and troubleshoot device management                  
    • 5.1.a [i] Console and VTY
    • 5.1.a [ii] telnet, HTTP, HTTPS, SSH, SCP
    • 5.1.a [iii] [T]FTP
  • 5.1.b Implement and troubleshoot SNMP                  
    • 5.1.b [i] v2c, v3
  • 5.1.c Implement and troubleshoot logging                           
    • 5.1.c [i] Local logging, syslog, debug, conditional debug
    • 5.1.c [ii] Timestamp

5.2 Quality of service


  • 5.2.a Implement and troubleshoot end to end QoS                  
    • 5.2.a [i] CoS and DSCP mapping
  • 5.2.b Implement, optimize and troubleshoot QoS using MQC                         
    • 5.2.b [i] Classification
    • 5.2.b [ii] Network based application recognition [NBAR]
    • 5.2.b [iii] Marking using IP precedence, DSCP, CoS, ECN
    • 5.2.b [iv] Policing, shaping
    • 5.2.b [v] Congestion management [queuing]
    • 5.2.b [vi] HQoS, sub-rate ethernet link
    • 5.2.b [vii] Congestion avoidance [WRED]

5.3 Network services


  • 5.3.a Implement and troubleshoot first-hop redundancy protocols                  
    • 5.3.a [i] HSRP, GLBP, VRRP
    • 5.3.a [ii] Redundancy using IPv6 RS/RA
  • 5.3.b Implement and troubleshoot network time protocol                  
    • 5.3.b [i] NTP master, client, version 3, version 4
    • 5.3.b [ii] NTP authentication
  • 5.3.c Implement and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 DHCP                  
    • 5.3.c [i] DHCP client, IOS DHCP server, DHCP relay
    • 5.3.c [ii] DHCP options
    • 5.3.c [iii] DHCP protocol operations
    • 5.3.c [iv] SLAAC/DHCPv6 interaction
    • 5.3.c [v] Stateful, stateless DHCPv6
    • 5.3.c [vi] DHCPv6 prefix delegation
  • 5.3.d Implement and troubleshoot IPv4 network address translation                
    • 5.3.d [i] Static NAT, dynamic NAT, policy-based NAT, PAT
    • 5.3.d [ii] NAT ALG

5.4 Network optimization


  • 5.4.a Implement and troubleshoot IP SLA                  
    • 5.4.a [i] ICMP, UDP, jitter, VoIP
  • 5.4.b Implement and troubleshoot tracking object                  
    • 5.4.b [i] Tracking object, tracking list
    • 5.4.b [ii] Tracking different entities [e.g. interfaces, routes, IPSLA, and such]
  • 5.4.c Implement and troubleshoot netflow                
    • 5.4.c [i] Netflow v5, v9
    • 5.4.c [ii] Local retrieval
    • 5.4.c [iii] Export [configuration only]
    • 5.4.d Implement and troubleshoot embedded event manager
    • 5.4.d [i] EEM policy using applet

5.5 Troubleshooting infrastructure services


  • 5.5.a Use IOS troubleshooting tools                  
    • 5.5.a [i] debug, conditional debug
    • 5.5.a [ii] ping, traceroute with extended options
    • 5.5.a [iii] Embedded packet capture
  • 5.5.b Apply troubleshooting methodologies                  
    • 5.5.b [i] Diagnose the root cause of networking issue [analyze symptoms, identify and describe root cause]
    • 5.5.b [ii] Design and implement valid solutions according to constraints
    • 5.5.b [iii] Verify and monitor resolution
  • 5.5.c Interpret packet capture        
    • 5.5.c [i] Using wireshark trace analyzer
    • 5.5.c [ii] Using IOS embedded packet capture

Candidates need to undertake below exam

Exam Name: Exam Code : Fees Duration: Registration:
CCIE Routing & Switching Written 400-101
(90-110 questions)
$450 120 minutes Pearson VUE

Lab Exam Details

The lab exam is an eight-hour, hands-on exam which requires you to configure and troubleshoot a series of complex networks to given specifications. Knowledge of troubleshooting is an important skill and candidates are expected to diagnose and solve issues as part of the CCIE Collaboration lab exam.

Lab Exam can be booked once CCIE Written exam is cleared

Upon completing this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to:

  • Resolve expert-level Layer 2 and DMVPN task analysis, configuration and troubleshooting issues
  • Resolve expert-level core task analysis, configuration, and troubleshooting issues
  • Resolve expert-level BGP issues from both a configuration and troubleshooting perspective
  • Resolve expert-level MPLS L3 VPN configuration tasks.
  • Resolve expert-level multicast task analysis, configuration, and troubleshooting issues
  • Resolve expert-level IP connectivity issues regardless of whether they involve IPv4 or IPv6
  • Resolve expert-level router MQC QoS task analysis, configuration, and troubleshooting issues
  • Resolve expert-level Network Services task analysis, configuration, and troubleshooting issues
  • Resolve expert-level multitopic core and advanced task analysis, configuration, and troubleshooting issues
  • Perform expert-level tasks involving both configuring and troubleshooting WAN technologies and switched Ethernet networks
  • Perform expert-level tasks involving both configuring and troubleshooting RIPv2, EIGRP, and OSPF
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting route redistribution
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting BGP
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting MPLS Layer 3 VPNs
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting IPv4 multicast
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting IPv6 unicast and multicast connectivity
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting router QoS using the MQC
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting Cisco Catalyst 3560 Series QoS
  • Perform expert-level tasks for both configuring and troubleshooting IP services

Candidates will have Employment Opportunities with following Job Title:

  • Network Engineers
  • Networking Administrators
  • Networking Specialists
  • Network Support Specialists
  • Network Consultants
  • System Integrators
  • System Engineers


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Frequently Asked Question

What is CCIE Routing and Switching?

CCIE stands for Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert. CCIE Routing and Switching certification is for expert-level engineers who need to plan, operate and troubleshoot complex, converged network infrastructures.

What is the scope of CCIE R&S?

Benefits are great for being a CCIE Routing and Switching Expert. The salary would be among the top paid roles in industry, job role opportunities are better, great reputation and respect among co-workers & within company, highly rewarding career.

What are prerequisites to CCIE R&S Certifications?

There are currently no prerequisites for a CCIE R&S Certification exam. CCNP level knowledge and 3-5 years of experience is recommended.

How can Octa Networks give an edge over other training institutes?

Octa Networks provides real Cisco devices for lab practice; CCIE certified trainers who are highly experienced and updated learning materials for all the candidates. 24×7 access to lab facility with 100% assistance for placements.

What features should an aspirant consider while choosing a training institute for CCIE certification
course preparation?

There are various important features to be considered while choosing the best institute for CCIE Certification course preparation. First of all, a candidate should visit the training institute physically to verify the facilities. Some of the key features I recommend would be

  • 24×7 Lab access facility
  • Real Cisco Devices for training
  • CCIE Certified trainers
  • CCIE success results
  • Reviews from existing candidates

Octa Networks is the best institute in Mumbai and have all the above features.

How to get recertified in CCIE Routing & Switching? Is it necessary?

CCIEs are required to recertify every two years.

  • Active CCIE status shows your commitment to maintaining expert-level knowledge in an industry critical to the success of virtually every organization.
  • CCIEs are encouraged to continually expand their technical knowledge and are required to pass a recertification exam every two years.
  • If you do not complete your recertification before the deadlines, your CCIE certification will be suspended and you and your employer will lose the benefits associated with your expert status.
  • You have one year to reinstate your CCIE status before you become inactive and must begin the certification process all over again.

How many exams does the CCIE routing and switching certification exam consist of?

Written and Lab Exam.

  • CCIE Routing and Switching Written Exam : You must pass the two-hour, written qualification exam, which covers networking concepts and some equipment commands before you are eligible to schedule the lab exam.
  • CCIE Routing and Switching Lab Exam : The eight-hour lab exam tests your ability to configure actual equipment and troubleshoot the network in a timed test situation. You must make an initial attempt at the CCIE lab exam within 18-months of passing the CCIE written exam. Candidates who do not pass must reattempt the lab exam within 12 months of their last scored attempt in order for their written exam to remain valid. If you do not pass the lab exam within three years of passing the written exam, you must retake the written exam before being allowed to attempt the lab exam again.

How many questions does the CCIE routing and switching Written exam consist of?

90 – 110 questions

What are the facilities that Octa Networks provide for CCIE R&S Certification?

We provide lab training facility in Asia with 24×7 Lab access with rack and lab administrator guide. We offer great value for money to all our candidates through Personality development sessions. Our training is best in Mumbai and our trainers are CCIE Certified.

Is online mode available for the CCNP R&S training?

Yes. The batches are available in both weekdays as well as weekends in morning and evening sessions

How much am I expected to earn once I get CCNP Routing & Switching Certified?

Fresher may earn between 6,00,000 – 8,00,000 INR which may increase significantly with work experience, improved hands-on skills and other related factors.

What are the exam code of CCIE Routing & Switching Written Exam ?


What does the CCIE Routing & Switching program cover?

Topics covered under the CCIE Routing & Switching program are:

  • Network Principles
  • Layer 2 Technologies
  • Layer 3 Technologies
  • VPN Technologies
  • Infrastructure Security
  • Infrastructure Services
  • Evolving Technologies v1.1

Reviews & Comments

Student Reviews


#CCNP_Jan_2019 #Octa_Networks Yesterday we learned the basics of BGP including property, message types, states,role of igp into bgp and Rathod sir explained how messages are involved with states of bgp. I left the class after half session because of office work 😞 and could not attend the remaining last 45 minuets. But one thing is best and will be always best that our Trainer Jagdish Sir is always in positive mode and clear our doubt positively. Thank you Jagdish sir, Arshad Sir and Octa networks for providing such an opportunity to learn the technology. Jagdish Sir is doing his best in all session with same energy..........

My self Krishnendu form Kolkata i have attended CCNA Service provider and CCNP routing and Switching training from Octa Network. My trainer is Mr jagdish Rathod. He teaches us everything in detail. Today we have competed HSRP, VRRP and GLBP theory as well as Practical sessions. I have cleared all my doubts related to HSRP. Thank you Octa Networks, Rathod Jagdish, Arshad Dhunna, and Joaquim Fernandes sir.

I have attended the CCNA Wireless 8am-10am class.I learnt about RRM and AP group RF. Mr.Vibhor Sir explained these concept in very well manner.He keeps the session very interactive and solves all the queries raised by Students.Thanks Octa networks for providing such a talented mentor. Thank You Octa Networks arshad Dhunna and Joaquim Fernandes for providing this Great Opportunity.

Yes its true 🤩 First of all I am giving 100/100 and I strongly recommended Octa Networks to all from this entire world that if want to start your carrier in Networking field (it doesn’t matter you are from technical background on not) Octa Networks will makes you champion in Networking (CCNA, CCNP, CCIE in all tracks). Wish you all the best Octa Networks. Arshad Dhunna. Rathod Jagdish.

Amitesh Arnav, India

Attending CCNA Security class from Manuhar Khan, he is delivering very good security lecture, very polite & answer all the queries. One thing that I must tell you about him, his example are really interesting by relating real environment, That you can't forget easily. Recommending OCTA NETWORKS 👌👌👌👌👌

Shan Vel

Octa network is such great place . To hole world global training Centre . I such a trainer is Jagdish Rathore sir provide training CCNA. / CCNP/ CCIE tramendous.. there his mind set .it's great mentor , trainer , motivations .he is practically Person. Repeated every dout particular topic Clear..

Gaurav Kabre

Currently, I am taking CCNA Data Center training which is lead by Mr. Ronak Vyas. I appreciate his efforts in guiding and explaining the DC concepts. Also, he answers all the questions or doubts raised by the participants after explaining the topic. Mr.Ronak very well explained step by step on concepts like UCS, OTV and VPC in Lab rack setup practically. Thanks Octa Networks

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