About the Academy
The world-wide Cisco Networking Academy Program has been educating the architects of the networked economy since 1997. Networking Academy uses education and the Internet to teach Information and Communication Technology (ICT) skills to students from virtually every socioeconomic background and region of the world. These skills help narrow the technology skills gap while enabling communities and countries to compete in the twenty-first century economy.
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Become a Networking Pro
The Cisco CCNP curriculum is designed for Cisco Networking Academy students seeking career oriented, enterprise-level networking skills. Target students include experienced networking professionals who are ready to advance their core routing, switching, and network troubleshooting skills and students with Cisco CCNA-level knowledge who are enrolled in technology degree programs at institutions of higher education. CCNP provides a next step for CCNA Discovery or CCNA Exploration students who want to build on their CCNA level skill set to further a career in computer networking.
CCNP equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to plan, implement, secure, maintain, and troubleshoot converged enterprise networks. The curriculum consists of three experience-oriented courses that employ industry-relevant instructional approaches to prepare students for professional-level jobs: CCNP ROUTE: Implementing IP Routing, CCNP SWITCH: Implementing IP Switching, and CCNP TSHOOT: Maintaining and Troubleshooting IP Networks.read more
Specialise in Network Security
Security and risk management skills are among the most highly sought after skills in networking, and global demand continues to grow. Organizations around the world are experiencing a shortage of qualified ICT candidates with the specialized knowledge and skills needed to administer devices and applications in a secure infrastructure, recognize network vulnerabilities, and mitigate security threats.
The Cisco Networking Academy CCNA Security course provides a next step for individuals who want to enhance theirÂ CCNA-level skill set and help meet the growing demand for network security professionals. The curriculum provides anÂ introduction to the core security concepts and skills needed for the installation, troubleshooting, and monitoring of network devices to maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data and devices.read more
Become CCNA Certified
The new CCNA Routing and Switching curriculum provides a comprehensive overview of networking; from fundamentals to advanced applications and services.
This course emphasizes theoretical concepts and practical application, while providing opportunities for students to gain the skills and hands-on experience needed to design, install, operate, and maintain networks in small-to-medium businesses, as well as enterprise and service provider environments.
CCNA Exploration offers in-depth theory, challenging labs, and a detailed overview of protocol operations. It is designed for students with advanced problem-solving and analytical skills, such as degree candidates in engineering, math, or science, or for working professionals who would like to advance their careers or gain certification. The only prerequisites for the course are: basic knowledge of the PC, knowledge of English language and a keen interest in the field of computer networks.read more