Cisco Advanced IP Communications Sales Specialist (AICS)

The Cisco Advanced IP Communications Sales Specialist demonstrates a strong understanding of Cisco IP communications solutions. With an emphasis on voice solutions for the enterprise, individuals who achieve this certification have the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively assess, recommend, and guide implementation of IP Communications solutions tailored to address specific customer needs.


Cisco Sales Expert: Valid 646-205 CSE

Recommended training for this certification

Advanced Unified Communications Account Manager (AUCAM)

Cisco Lifecycle Services Express


646-230 AUCAM
650-393 LCSE


Complete one of the following recertification options every two years:

  • Re-take and pass all exams for each Specialist certification indicated on the specific certification page. Please note: this includes ALL exams whether refreshed or not.
  • Pass a current CCIE or CCDE written exam

Achieving or recertifying CCDE or any CCIE automatically extends your active Specialist certification(s) up to the point of expiration of the last certification achieved.