Is this course for you?
To prepare you in your potential career in networking the course is designed to cover key topics that will provide skills required to design and build basic networks and network infrastructure as well as the understanding of the technology that underpin them.
This first course in the 3-course CCNA series introduces architectures, models, protocols, and networking elements – functions needed to support the operations and priorities of Fortune 500 companies to small innovative retailers.
The course is designed to allow you practical hands-on experience via the CISCO networking platform with hands on access to networking hardware and you will get the chance to build simple local area networks (LANs) yourself.
The course will provide you with the tools, techniques, and knowledge to understand the design, configuration, and management of a computer network providing you with working knowledge of IP addressing schemes, foundational network security and to be able perform basic configurations for routers and switches.
By successful completion of this course you will also earn a CISCO Networking Academy badge.