Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that helps maximize your investment in foundational networking knowledge and increase the value of your employer’s network. CCNA Routing and Switching is for Network Specialists, Network Administrators, and Network Support Engineers with 1-3 years of experience. The CCNA Routing and Switching validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks..
Cisco announced the redesign of the Cisco Associate-level certification programs and the evolution of the Cisco CCNA certification to the Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification. As from October 1, 2013, only the new certification is available for testing