CCENT | Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician


Looking for a starting point in a career as a networking professional? Then the Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician - CCENT - the first interim step towards achieving your CCNA certification - is for you.

  • 1

    Kickstart your career

    This course demonstrates the skills needed for an entry level network support role, especially in a small enterprise branch network.

  • 2

    Great earnings

    With an average salary of £29,500, this is a lucrative field to be trained in.

  • 3

    Enhance your skillset

    Curriculum covers networking fundamentals, WAN technologies, basic security and wireless concepts, routing and switching fundamentals and configuring simple networks.

Your quick course guide

Qualification: CCENT

Study time: Full time - nine to 12 days | Part time - one to two months

Vendor: Cisco

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: Basic understanding of computer systems and network technologies

Assessment: Exam based - CCENT 100-101

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Junior network engineer, entry level support technician or telecoms support engineer  

Included in your modules

100-101: ICND1 1.1

  • Building a simple network establishing Internet connectivity
  • Managing network device security
  • Building a medium sized network
  • Introducing IPv6 ICND1
  • Operation of IP data networks
  • LAN switching technologies
  • IP addressing - IPv4/IPv6 IP routing technologies
  • IP services
  • Network device security
  • Troubleshooting

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Professional development that works around you

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  • 12 months unlimited access
  • 24x7 support from expert mentors
  • Global community of peers
  • Test prep
  • Content approved by Cisco
  • Award winning training used globally by leading corporate clients

Average salary

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Why join us?

  • Award winning customer support
  • We know the job market inside out
  • Trusted by the giants
  • Value for money
  • CV detox - exclusive to our students
  • We're with you from start to finish
  • Expert career advice
  • Progress reports
  • Exam booking support
  • All UK students receive an NUS student discount card
  • Your success is our success

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