12-30-2014 04:04 PM - edited 04-06-2015 02:44 PM
This month we will be taking a look at the Certified Wireless Analysis Professional (CWAP) certification. With the help of CWNP and the Airheads Community members we will assist you in achieving the CWAP certification. If you already have the CWAP cert chime in and give us a good understanding of what to key on, help us put together a study guide to assist in acheiving the certification.
The CWAP certification is a professional level wireless LAN certification for the CWNP Program. The CWAP certification will advance your career by ensuring you have the skills to successfully analyze, troubleshoot, and optimize any enterprise Wi-Fi network, no matter which brand of Wi-Fi gear your organization deploys. To earn a CWAP certification, you must hold a current and valid CWNA credential.
CWAP Exam Summary
- Exam Number: PW0-270
- Cost: $225.00 U.S.
- Availability: Register at Pearson VUE
- Duration: 105 minutes + 15 minutes for comments
- Questions: 60
- Question Types: Multiple choice / multiple answer
- Passing Score: 70% (80% for Instructors)
- Available Languages: English
The main subject areas covered by CWAP
802.11 Physical (PHY) Layer Frame Formats and Technologies
802.11 MAC Layer Frame Formats and Technologies
802.11 Operation and Frame Exchanges
Spectrum Analysis and Troubleshooting
Protocol Analysis and Troubleshooting