This certification retired on 24th February 2020. Our closest replacement is CCNA.
Get both your CCENT and CCNA Security certifications in just 8 days in this accelerated dual course. That's 20% faster than traditional training. You'll gain the knowledge and skills to install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network, including basic network security.
ICND1 gives you the skills needed for entry-level network support positions and is the starting point for many successful careers in networking. CCNA Security introduces you to the core network security technologies.
ICND1 v2.0 is the latest version and includes many new updates. Several topics have been moved from ICND2 into ICND1, while some topics, such as RIP and wireless, have been removed from the curriculum. Course content has been updated to Cisco IOS Software Release 15. All configuration commands are introduced through examples and supported with lab exercises. All labs are developed with new pod topology and new networking gear.
With a CCNA Security certification, you'll have the skills needed to develop a security infrastructure, recognise threats and vulnerabilities to networks, and mitigate security threats. You'll learn core security technologies, the installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices, and competency in the technologies that Cisco uses in its security structure.
You may be entitled to free training via Cisco Learning Credits (CLCs). If you’ve bought Cisco hardware or software - check the invoice to see if you have credits waiting to be used! If you’re unsure, get in touch with us.
Reasons for Cisco certification include career advancement, personal improvement, skills enhancement, higher earnings, and increased on-the-job productivity.
Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.
During this official Cisco CCNA training course, you'll learn the following material:
Building a Simple Network
Establishing Internet Connectivity
Building a Medium-Sized Network
Network Device Management and Security
During this 8-day course, you'll take the following two exams:
Your accelerated course includes:
It's advised that you have experience of desktop operating systems and basic knowledge of networking fundamentals.
Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.
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"Initially thought i would struggle with the Bootcamp method.
Dave Petts was able to keep the attention of the group and provide an all round relaxed but intensive learning process."
Rich Bridle. (15.9.2014 (Monday) to 20.9.2014 (Saturday))
"Der Kurs ist ziemlich "fordernd", man bekommt aber dennoch in der sehr kurzen Zeit gewaltig viel Wissen vermittelt, ohne pur auf die Prüfung dressiert zu werden."
Frank Heisig. (14.7.2014 (Monday) to 19.7.2014 (Saturday))
"The instructor gave a common thread through complex topics which made it very easy to follow and understand even after some days intense learning."
Anonymous, Worldline Germany GmbH (9.9.2019 (Monday) to 12.9.2019 (Thursday))
"Hard but fair!
The trainer got much expierience and answer every question (also with good example)."
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"Hard training but really well presented by the trainer."
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