CCNA: Routing and Switching (Voucher Included)

Cisco CCNA certification training provides in-depth, hands-on instruction in routed and switched LAN emulation networks made up of Cisco equipment. This program is designed to give you the essential knowledge to install, configure, and operate a small enterprise branch network, including basic network security.

In this program you will also have the opportunity to practice the principles taught in a virtual, interactive lab.

Upon completion of the program, you will receive a voucher to take the 200-125 CCNA certifying exam.

Job Outlook

You can expect to make an average of $76,180 as a Network / Systems Administrator in your area.

$56k Minimum:  $76k Average:   $93k Maximum

Companies hiring in your area include:

  • CGI Group
  • CVS Caremark
  • TDS Telecommunications
  • Smci
  • General Motors

Skills for Success

  • System Administration
  • Troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Communication Skills

Career Opportunities
This program can prepare you for the following careers:

  • Telecommunications / VOIP Engineer
  • Network Engineer / Architect
  • Computer Systems Engineer / Architect
  • Cyber / Information Security Engineer / Analyst
  • Systems Analyst

The CCNA certification indicates a professional level of knowledge and a foundation in basic networking. This program incorporates the objectives for the Cisco CCNA exam, focusing on giving you the skills and knowledge necessary to install, operate, and troubleshoot a small and medium branch office Enterprise network, including operating IP Data Networks, LAN Switching Technologies, IP Addressing, IP Routing Technologies, IP Services such as DHCP, NAT, ACLs, FHRP, Syslog, SNMP v2/v3, Network Device Security, Troubleshooting and WAN Technologies. A student should be able to complete configuration and implementation of a small branch office network under supervision.

This program provides online tutorials, practice questions, online labs (using real Cisco equipment), and a mentor to answer any questions you may have pertaining to the curriculum and program completion.

Upon successful completion of this program, you’ll be prepared to sit for either the 200-125 CCNA exam or the 100-105 ICND1 and 200-105 ICND2 exams. Your registration fee will include a voucher to take the 200-125 CCNA certifying exam.

This program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you receive six (6) months to complete this program.

Fee $2195
Location Online
Course type Online - Self Paced
Start dates TBD

Course Requirements

This program is compatible with the Windows 7 and later operating systems and all current Internet browsers.

This program can be taken on either a PC or Mac device. Mac users are encouraged to have access to a Windows environment on their device. You'll need to have email capabilities.

Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this course.

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There are no prerequisites for this course, but we recommend that students have experience working in a network environment. Individuals without 1-3 years of networking experience are advised to consider first completing a course like CompTIA Network+ or CompTIA A+ before taking the CCNA Certification Training course.

Instructor Bio

This program is supported by a team of highly experienced industry professionals and educators. This team is ready to answer questions, to provide insight and guidance, and to help ensure all students have a successful and engaging learning experience.

The team includes:

David Grimes. David brings over 10 years experience in IT, education, instruction, curriculum design, combined with extensive management and leadership experience in the private and non-profit sectors. His passion for technology and education has led David to work as an academic dean, student services director, technology coordinator, teacher, consultant, and technology columnist and blogger.

David holds a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Science, both in Technology Education, from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. In addition, he has earned IT industry certifications and has been published in a book on gamification in the classroom.

Aaron Appleby. Aaron brings over 10 years experience in technology and technology-related instructional design, teaching and tutoring. His experience includes instructional design and curriculum development for Loyola University Medical Center, DeVry University, as well as corporate training clients.

Aaron holds a Master of Science Education in Learning Design and Technology, from Purdue University, in West Lafayette, Indiana; and a Bachelor of Science in Integrative Biology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, in Champaign, Illinois.