TestOut Routing and Switching Pro

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Routing and Switching Pro is ideal for those aspiring to excel in Cisco Network Administration careers. This course prepares for the TestOut Routing and Switching Pro Certification and the Cisco CCNA (200-301) exam, offering a rich, all-in-one training experience that develops career-ready Cisco Admin skills.

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Key Cisco Network Admin Skills

Skills for Cisco Network administration pros
Dynamic, hands-on training covering a wide spectrum of Cisco network admin topics.
Core Cisco Network admin techniques
Networking concepts and IPv6 routing to network security and advanced switching.


Course Outline
Cisco career path advancement
Network Administrator, Systems Engineer, Security Specialist, IT Systems Administrator.

Routing and Switching Pro courseware is a deep dive into the essential skills and knowledge required for the Cisco CCNA (200-301) certification, establishing a solid base for a career in Cisco network administration. With 99 interactive labs, the curriculum focuses on:

  • Hands-on exercises in configuring routers and switches, implementing network security protocols, and optimizing network performance.
  • Detailed lessons on networking concepts, IPv6 routing, access control lists, and wireless network configurations.
  • Training on network management and troubleshooting, including the use of Cisco devices and understanding IP addressing and WAN implementation.
  • Engaging tutorials on advanced switching techniques, network security fundamentals, and the application of cryptography in network protocols.

What skills will you learn?

Networking concepts

Develop a strong understanding of networking fundamentals, including the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other networks.

IPv6 routing

Learn to configure and troubleshoot IPv6 routing protocols and understand the transition from IPv4 to IPv6 networks.

Access Control Lists

Master the implementation and management of Access Control Lists (ACLs) to enhance network security and traffic management.

Cisco devices

Develop proficiency in configuring and managing Cisco devices, including routers and switches, to support enterprise-level networks.

Wireless networks

Understand the deployment and configuration of wireless networking principles and technologies within Cisco environments.

Network management

Explore the tools and strategies used for effective network management, including monitoring, troubleshooting, and maintaining Cisco networks.

IP addressing

Develop expertise in IP addressing schemes, subnetting, and address allocation to optimize network operations and routing.

WAN implementation

Learn the principles of Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies and their implementation in Cisco networks for extended connectivity.

Network security

Enhance network security through the understanding and application of network policies, firewall configurations, and threat mitigation techniques.



Our curriculum is tailored for Cisco network administration mastery, featuring engaging videos, hands-on lab simulations, and in-depth lessons.


Our courseware is a hands-on and interactive curriculum with lab simulations that replicate real-world Cisco networking scenarios, complemented by auto-graded assessments for instant feedback.


Boost your problem-solving abilities with a variety of lab experiences designed to challenge learners with authentic networking tasks, fostering deep understanding and confidence.


Routing and Switching Pro offers a comprehensive suite of educational tools on a single platform, making the learning experience efficient and effective, while maximizing student and educator productivity.

Boost your classroom offerings

Incorporate Routing and Switching Pro into your teaching to equip your students with the Cisco Network administration skills sought after in today's IT workplace.

For Educators
  • No additional software licenses required
  • Customizable exams and quizzes
  • Real-time reporting gives visability
  • Adaptable to classroom needs
  • All-in-one solution ready on day one
  • Fast setup, training, & LMS integration
  • Robust prep for certification exam
  • Aligns with the Cisco CCNA (200-301) certification exam objectives
For Students
  • Instant feedback on labs and exams
  • Self-grading labs, exams, and learning review activities
  • Ability to work at their own pace
  • Engaging content that caters to diverse learning preferences
  • Works on PC, Mac, & Chromebook
  • Engaging for different learning styles
  • Includes TestOut's performance-based certification voucher
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Build Your Confidence and Resume

This course includes a free voucher for the 100% performance-based TestOut Routing and Switching Pro Certification. Certified individuals can share their digital certification badges to demonstrate their skills.

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Lab technology makes real-world scenarios possible

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Gain experience with multiple software applications, tools, and interfaces throughout the course. These up-to-date simulated technologies include:

  • Windows 10
  • Cisco command-line interface (CLI)
  • IPv4 and IPv6 Addressing
  • TCP/IP
  • LAN Switching
  • VLANs
  • Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP)
  • DHCP
  • NAT Configuration
  • InterVLAN routing
  • WAN configuration
  • Wireshark
  • Nmap
  • Ettercap
  • Netstat
  • TCPDump
  • Windows Defender
  • And More

Routing and Switching Pro eliminates the need to invest in physical equipment or install software. With so many features and hands-on labs, using Routing and Switching Pro is a smart choice.

The Complete Training Solution

One Platform. Everything Included.

Routing and Switching Pro provides a thorough exploration of Cisco network administration, showcasing the intricate relationship between network hardware and software in scenarios that mirror the challenges faced by professionals in the field. This hands-on approach is an effective way to acquire critical Cisco networking skills. It’s kind of like an internship.


What's Included:

  • Lab simulations: 99
  • Video lessons: 153
  • Demonstrations: 97
  • Text lessons: 184
  • Section quizzes: 97
  • Certification practice exams: 2
  • Exam voucher for TestOut’s 100% performance-based certification exam: 1

Networked office environment for deep learning

Routing and Switching Pro simulates more than $200,000 in hardware and software. It is fully integrated into a networked office campus that replicates the environments learners will experience as professionals working for large companies.

Simulated systems include:

  • 30+ Windows 10 workstations
  • 30+ Windows Server 2019 servers
  • 9 Linux workstations and servers
  • 15 routers
  • 15 switches

Simulated hardware includes:

  • 5 workstations
  • 6 servers
  • 5 routers
  • 7 switches

There is no need to set up physical labs, purchase software, or conduct regular maintenance and updates, saving you time and money.


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