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Lab exam registration

Lab exam registration, management, and cancellation 

Half-day labs exams are now available:

The virtual Cloud Packet Core Expert lab exam is now available for registration. In-person deliveries are currently only available in the Shanghai, China office.

In support of the certification requirements for the Cloud Packet Core Expert, Nokia requires candidates to complete a practical lab exam to validate their hands-on skills. In order to register for the lab exam, candidates must have completed the necessary prerequisite written exams.  Lab exams are offered virtually or from select Nokia facilities identified below.  In order to register for a lab exam, candidates must have completed the necessary prerequisites. 

Learn more about the Cloud Packet Core Lab Exam (CPCE-LE) and what to expect from it - here.

From the registration tool, you can:


Schedule and purchase your CPC Lab Exam.


Review your CPC Lab Exam purchase history or scheduled exams.


Cancel your scheduled Lab Exams or pending purchases.

Lab exam locations


Lab exams are delivered in-person at select Nokia facilities worldwide or through virtual delivery.

Review the global Nokia locations and time zones for virtual delivery available to take take the Cloud Packet Core Expert Lab Exam below.  

Currently, only our Shanghai location is available due to COVID restrictions.  

Register for a lab exam


The price for the Cloud Packet Core Expert Lab Exam (CPCE-LE) is $725 US.

Once exam prerequisites are completed, candidates need to purchase a lab exam, and once payment is secured, the candidate will be able to select an available exam date from the website.

Step 1: Create a Nokia Support Portal account

You will need a Nokia account to access the Lab Exam Registration tool. If you don’t have an account, you can create one here by clicking “New User?”  Nokia employees should use their employee credentials for login.

Step 2: Access the Lab Registration Tool

Once you have an account, you will be able to access the Lab Exam Registration Tool for registration

If you have any issues, please contact us for assistance.