CCNA | Cisco Certified Network Associate

COURSE OVERVIEW

If you’re ready to move into the next stage of your IT career and are interested in roles such as a network engineer, network administrator or systems engineer, then the Cisco Certified Network Associate - CCNA certification is for you.

  • 1

    The foundation level of a networking certification

    This associate level of Cisco certification starts directly with network installation, operations and troubleshooting.

  • 2

    Stepping stone to higher qualifications

    Once you have passed your CCNA you can then advance your career by moving onto the CCNP - Cisco Certified Network Professional - certification, for a higher salary and more opportunities.

  • 3

    Great earnings

    A CCNA certified individual can earn an average salary of £40,000, which only increases with experience.

Your quick course guide

Certification: CCNA Routing and Switching

Study time: Full time - 12 to 18 days | Part time - two to three months

Vendor: Cisco

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: Basic understanding of computer systems and network technologies and CompTIA Network+ is recommended

Assessment: Exam based - ICND1 100-105 and ICND2 200-105, or CCNA 200-125

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Network engineers, data/telecoms engineers or telecoms support engineer

Included in your modules

ICND1 100-105

  • ICND1 3.0: An Introduction to Networking and Cisco IOS
  • ICND1 3.0: Managing Switches and Routers with Cisco IOS
  • ICND1 3.0: Discovering Ethernet and Troubleshooting Methodologies
  • ICND1 3.0: The Internet, Transport, and Application Layers
  • ICND1 3.0: Mastering IPv4 Addressing and Subnetting
  • ICND1 3.0: Discovering Cisco IOS Routers
  • ICND1 3.0: Understanding Host-to-Host Communication and Implementing Static Routing
  • ICND1 3.0: IPv4 Access Control Lists
  • ICND1 3.0: IPv4 Private to Public Network Address Translation
  • ICND1 3.0: VLANs, Trunking, and Inter-VLAN Routing
  • ICND1 3.0: Implementing DHCP and RIPv2
  • ICND1 3.0: Securing Management Access on an IOS Device
  • ICND1 3.0: Implementing Port Security and Managing the Cisco IOS
  • ICND1 3.0: Introducing IPv6

ICND2 200-105

  • ICND2 3.0: Implementing and Troubleshooting VLANs, Trunks, and Etherchannel
  • ICND2 3.0: Working with Spanning-Tree and First Hop Redundancy Protocols
  • ICND2 3.0: Troubleshooting IPv4 Networks
  • ICND2 3.0: Troubleshooting IPv6 Networks
  • ICND2 3.0: Introducing Dynamic Routing Protocols and EIGRP for IPv4
  • ICND2 3.0: Configuring and Verifying OSPFv2
  • ICND2 3.0: Configuring and Verifying EIGRP for IPv6 and OSPFv3
  • ICND2 3.0: Troubleshooting EIGRP for IPv4/IPv6 and Troubleshooting OSPFv2/OSPFv3
  • ICND2 3.0: Wide Area Networks using PPP, GRE, and eBGP
  • ICND2 3.0: Mitigating Threats, Introducing SDN, and Examining QoS

Get certified the Learning People way

Professional development that works around you

  • World's #1 eLearning portal
  • 12 months unlimited access
  • Expert mentors
  • Global community of peers
  • Test prep practice exams
  • Hands on interactive Practice Labs
  • 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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