Lab exam registration
Lab exam registration, management, and cancellation
SRA and NRS II virtual lab exams are live!
The virtual SRA lab exam is now available - thanks for your patience! Follow the registration process below to get started. We will continue to add more availability in the coming weeks.
The NRS II virtual lab exam remains available, but you have until September 30, 2021, to pass the current version of the lab exam before it is updated based on the new NRS II requirements that took effect on April 1, 2021. You must have been eligible for the exam on March 31, 2021, to receive this extension or you will need to follow the new certification rules. The new NRS II lab exam will be available as of October 1, 2021.
In support of the NRS II and SRA certification requirements, Nokia offers two practical lab exams that ensure a candidate's ability and knowledge to configure Service Routers and network services available in the Nokia Service Router (SR) portfolio.
Lab exams are offered virtually or from select Nokia locations identified below. In order to register for a lab exam, candidates must have completed the necessary pre-requisites. 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.
There following resources are available to help candidates prepare for a practical lab exam:
- My SR Lab
- Nokia NRS II Lab Workshops
MySRLab features provide remote, private access to a Nokia Service Router Lab which can be used to prepare for the practical lab exams. Features include:
- Flexible scheduling of lab time. Labs are available 24x7
- Over 60 lab practice scenarios and solution keys
- Access to traffic simulation and analysis tools
For further information and/or to register for MySRLab, please visit nokia.com/networks/training/src/mysrlab.
From the registration tool, you can:
Schedule and purchase your SRC Lab Exam.
Review your SRC 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 Lab Exams below.
Currently, only our Shanghai location is available for in-person deliveries due to COVID restrictions.
Book your virtual lab exam by registering at any one of the virtual locations. You can choose from any region.
- Virtual-USA-Dallas (GMT-5)
- Virtual-Canada-Ottawa (GMT-4)
- Virtual-Morocco-Sale (GMT+1)
- Virtual-India-Bangalore (GMT+5:30)
- Virtual-China-Shanghai (GMT+8)
Virtual lab exam requirements and delivery:
To successfully participate in the virtual lab exams, candidates require the following:
- A webcam and microphone
- A computer with a minimum of 4 Mbps end-to-end connection (wired network connections preferred)
- Windows 10.0, Internet Explorer 11.0
- Candidates must have administrative privileges on the computer to download two applications, including an ExamPlayer image (37.5 GB), and have at least 60 GB of free hard disk space
- 12 GB of RAM (6GB dedicated allocated memory for VMPlayer)
- Hardware virtualization support at CPU level on the PC (Intel VTx).
All exams will be proctored in real-time by a virtual Nokia proctor. Candidates will be asked to complete, and verify they can meet the requirements for, the Nokia Virtual Proctored Lab Exam Setup and Candidate Checklist before their exam to ensure successful delivery.
Bangalore - India
Gurgaon - India
Shanghai - China
Antwerp - Belgium
Bristol - UK
Bydgoszcz - Poland
Madrid - Spain
Paris - Saclay - France
Vimercate - Italy
Dallas - USA
Mexico City - Mexico
Naperville - USA
Ottawa - Canada
Sao Paulo - Brazil
Register for a lab exam
The Lab Exam Pricing are:
Nokia NRS II Lab Exam: $725 USD
Nokia SRA Lab Exam: $1275 USD
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.