Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate (CCNA)
Today's organizations are challenged with rapidly detecting cybersecurity breaches and
effectively responding to security incidents. Teams of people in Security Operations Centers
(SOC’s) keep a vigilant eye on security systems, protecting their organizations by detecting and
responding to cybersecurity threats.
The CCNA Cyber Ops certification prepares candidates to begin a career working with
associate-level cybersecurity analysts within security operations centers.
Understanding Cisco Cybersecurity Fundamentals (210-250)
Implementing Cisco Cybersecurity Operations (210-255)
Cisco Certified CyberOps Professional (CCCP)
To earn Cisco Certified CyberOps Professional certification, you pass two exams: one that
covers core technologies and one concentration exam. And every exam in the program earns an
individual Specialist certification, so you get recognized for your accomplishments along the
The core exam focuses on your knowledge of core cybersecurity operations including
cybersecurity fundamentals, techniques, processes, and automation.
The concentration exam focuses on incident response and digital forensics. Incident response is
the process of detecting, responding to, and eradicating cyber-attacks. Digital forensics is the
collection and examination of digital evidence residing on electronic devices and the subsequent
response to threats and attacks.
There are no formal prerequisites for Cisco Certified CyberOps Professional, but you should
have a good understanding of the exam topics before taking the exam.
Candidates often also have three to five years of experience implementing enterprise networking
Recommended training for this certification
a. Performing CyberOps Using Cisco Security Technologies (CBRCOR)
b. Conducting Forensic Analysis and Incident Response Using Cisco Technologies for