Cisco Partner Certifications

Cisco offers three main Partner Certifications: Select, Premier and Gold. Each Certification reflects a unique breadth of skills across specific technologies and is based on your organization's ability to support customers within specific regions.

Cisco SelectYou won't find an easier way to achieve Select Certification!

Select Certification

Cisco Select Certification recognizes a partner's technological and business expertise specific to small and medium-sized businesses (fewer than 250 employees). It also delivers valuable business benefits such as an increased level of support from Cisco, which includes access to best-in-class products and services, technical support, productivity tools, online training, and marketing resources.  With a Select Certification, you’re eligible for channel partner program incentives, including the Value Incentive Program (VIP), which enables you to earn rewards for selling Cisco products. You become Select Certified by achieving the Small and Midsized Business Specialization or any Express Specialization or Higher. Comstor makes achieving a Small and Midsized Business Specialization and Select Certification easy via our 2-day Boot Camp.

Our Boot Camp features:

  • Free training and exams for qualified partners
  • A day of sales training
  • A day of technical training
  • The ability to walk away as a Small and Midsized Business Specialized Partner with Cisco Select Certification
Cisco PremierYou won't find an easier way to achieve Premier Certification!

Premier Certification

A Cisco Premier Certification verifies your company's technical competency in the integration of basic routing and switching, wireless LANs, and security technologies. It also delivers valuable business benefits including improved commercial terms and greater profitability through various schemes, rebates and marketing programs. Comstor makes it easy to achieve Premier Certification.

You become Premier Certified by achieving Express Foundation, Express Collaboration, or any one of the Cisco Architecture Specializations.

This program:

  • Offers you a FREE Partner Audit to identify the training that your organisation needs
Gold CertificationAll Gold Certified Partners must integrate Cisco Lifecycle Services into their offerings and demonstrate an extremely high level of customer satisfaction.

Gold Certification

Gold Certification offers the broadest range of expertise across high growth market opportunities known as architecture plays - Enterprise Networking, Security, Collaboration, Data Center Virtualization and SP Technology. Gold Certified Partners have also integrated the deepest level of Cisco Lifecycle Services expertise into their offerings and demonstrate a measurably high level of customer satisfaction.

Cisco Gold Certified Partners benefit from the highest level of certification-specific rewards and recognitions. Gold partners receive technical support, productivity tools, online training, marketing resources and sales promotions.