Cisco's CCIP certification is an international, vendor-neutral certification for computer support technicians. The CCIP certification proves your competency as a computer technician by measuring your skills in areas including IP routing, IP QoS, BGP, and MPLS. Cisco CCIP certified technicians are expected to have excellent customer service and communication skills to work with clients. The CCIP certification is a professional certification covering the end-to-end protocols used in large scale networks.
Once the CCNA has been passed, candidates can earn their CCIP certification by passing 3 or 4 exams, depending on which route they choose.
To attain this certification tests must be passed in the areas of routing, BGP, MPLS, Quality of service and the routing exam from the CCNP track (642-901 BSCI) modified to 642-902 ROUTE.
Requirements for the Cisco CCIP certification
Valid CCNA, any CCIE certifications such as CCIE Security or CCIE Routing and Swiching can act as a pre-requisite.
The certification requires you to pass the following 4 exams: