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Local Number Portability (LNP) Product

Course Description

This self-directed, web-based course provide you with an overview of the Local Number Portability (LNP) product.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this training course, you will be able to:

  • Describe Local Number Portability (LNP)
  • Explain how FCC requirements for providing number portability on an interim basis and as a long-term solution impacts communications providers
  • Define the services provided by the Number Portability Administration Center (NPAC)
  • Explain the choices available among LNP options (e.g. Call Routing and Query Services)
  • Describe the use of the Bona Fide Request process



The target audience for the training is primarily for CLECs and External Customers, but the training is available to anyone who would like an overview of the subject. We believe this training will assist you in gaining a better understanding of the product and processes, and will allow you to be more effective in working with the CenturyLink Sales and Service Team.

Course Length

This course takes approximately 2-4 hours to complete.

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