The CWTS (CWNP Certified Wireless Technology Specialist) is a great way for any enterprise WLAN sales and support professional to grow their career. This lifetime certification will validate knowledge related to enterprise 802.11 wireless networks. Participants should be skilled and experienced with installing, implementing, and configuring major components of a wireless network. An understanding of component functions, data networking, radio frequency (RF) fundamentals, and WLAN technologies is vital to obtaining the CWTS certification.
Job experience is highly beneficial, as most test questions will focus on the application of major concepts to real-life job tasks and situations. To prepare, candidates can purchase resources from CWNP, including an official study guide and practice test. A video training course is also available. Exam vouchers and registration details can be found on the CWNP website.
Participants must get a score of 70% or higher on the PW0-071 exam to successfully earn the certification. The exam, consisting of 60 multiple choice questions, is the newest version of the CWTS exam and will cover new concepts and updated information. Wireless technologies, hardware, applications, site surveying and security are among the topics covered. A full list of exam objectives and new additions to the exam can be downloaded online.