Cisco Career Certifications
CCNA is the basic certification and represents the first step to all other Cisco certifications.
The CCNA certification is one of the most recognized industry certifications available. The CCNA shows employers that you have a foundation and apprentice knowledge of networking. CCNA certified professionals can install, configure, and operate LAN, WAN, and dial access services for small networks (100 nodes or fewer), including but
not limited to use of these protocols: IP, IGRP, Serial, Frame Relay, IP RIP, VLANs, RIP, Ethernet and Access Lists. The CCNA is also the first of many Cisco Certifications, once completed you should consider the CCDA which will
give you design skills for networking.
The value of CCNA certification to IT professionals:
Validates the baseline skills needed to enter the IT industry as a network engineer.
Helps accelerate support technician careers by providing a structured framework for learning skills.
Distinguishes job candidates from their peers.
Enhances job satisfaction through increased technical competency.
Provides a knowledge foundation for additional Cisco certifications.
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There are ways to study the CCNA course, the most popular way is either online / home study or instructor led classroom training. We also offer a package that combines these methods (CCNA Blended Learning ). Your
budget and location would normally be the deciding factor in choosing a study method. The classroom CCNA course give you hands on practical experience with a qualified trainer to take you through the course and will be more expensive than home study courses. Our online CCNA is the most cost effective way to study and includes 24/7 mentor support, exam preparation and a network simulator. If you are unsure what study method is best please speak to one of our advisors for help and information.