|What Is Certification Zone?
Certification Zone is the online study destination to prepare for
Cisco®'s CCNA™, CCNP™, CCVP™, and CCIE™ certification exams
as well as the respected source for success-proven internetworking
strategies and advice. Certification Zone, one of the first sites
dedicated to pursuit of Cisco certifications, was established in 1999.
Unlike most exam preparation and networking information resources, a
continuously expanding team
of Cisco certified and industry experts has developed Certification Zone's
outstanding array of study and networking resources. These study tools are
designed to help professionals learn more about networking, solve real-world
networking problems, and score higher on Cisco's CCNA, CCNP, CCVP, and CCIE exams.
Certification Zone features
and other study materials that help professionals
understand the technical concepts found on Cisco's
certification exams and in real-world networking situations. Thousands of
networking professionals and businesses choose Certification Zone for its
top quality study tools and networking information written by our
|What Is Certification Zone's Study and Learning Model?
Certification Zone's employs a streamlined and integrated Tutorial -
Quiz - Lab Scenario - Practice Exam learning model for Cisco's CCNA, CCNP, CCVP,
and CCIE certification exams. The first step is to read a
which explains a Cisco networking topic in detail. The second step is to
assess understanding of the topic addressed in the Tutorial with a short
The Quiz will determine understanding of the networking topic and also
explain incorrect answers. The third step is to apply understanding of
the topic in the Tutorial to a simulated
which will solidify learning. Once all the Tutorial topics have been
thoroughly reviewed and applied, then the final step is to take a
Practice Exam, which
ties all the Cisco networking topics together and determines exam readiness.
Note: As of December 1, 2005, Certification Zone has completed all of the Study Guides necessary to prepare for three of the five exams that must be passed to earn Cisco's CCVP certification. Each of these Study Guides includes a Study Quiz that can be used to prepare for the corresponding exam. Once we have completed developing the Study Guides for the final two exams in the CCVP series, it is our intention to also create new Practice Exams for this certification.
An integral part of Certification Zone's learning model is outstanding
content written by outstanding people who are experts in the topics they
write about. In fact, no other certification preparation material offers
the range of expertise that Certification Zone's
|Who Authors Certification Zone's Products?
Certification Zone's authors are highly knowledgeable
professionals who deal with the networking topics and issues that they
write about on a daily basis. Certification Zone's
trainers, teachers, and effective communicators, whose main goal is to
thoroughly explain the topic at hand. Information on the outstanding
experts who make Certification Zone one of the most respected sources for
networking information is available on our
Meet the Experts page.
|How Do I Subscribe to Certification Zone?
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|What Do Subscribers to Certification Zone Receive?
|Are Multi-User Licenses Available?
Multi-User Accounts for Certification Zone are available.
Multi-User Account holders receive one Master Access Account and
the appropriate number of User Accounts. Both the Master Access and User
Account holders are permitted the complete set of access privileges
enjoyed by single user account customers. In addition, the Master Access
Account Holder has the capability of accessing the exam scoring histories
of each User Account holder.
Discounted Multi-User Account fees are available to any registered
Cisco Networking Academy program or educational institution that wishes
to use Certification Zone as part of a networking curriculum. Educational
institutions wishing to create Master Access Accounts for more than one
instructor may do so. All Certification Zone Multi-User Accounts used for
educational purposes remain active for a full year.
Multi-User Pricing and Ordering
|How Secure Is Ordering Online Through Certification Zone?
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|What If I have a Technical Problem?
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