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CCNA certification proves you have what it takes to navigate the ever-changing landscape of IT. CCNA exam covers networking fundamentals, IP services, security fundamentals, automation and programmability. Designed for agility and versatility, CCNA validates that you have the skills required to manage and optimize today's most advanced networks.
The CCNA training course and exam give you the foundation to take your career in any direction. When you certify with Cisco, you are living proof of the standard and rigor that businesses recognize and trust to meet and exceed market demands.
Entry level network engineer
Help desk technician
Network support technician
No formal prerequisites but one or more years of experience implementing and administering Cisco solutions is recommended.
A combination of lectures, hands-on labs, and self-study will prepare you to install, operate, configure, and verify basic IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
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“Having an increased knowledge from Cisco Certifications have in turn, helped me command higher salary increases, as I’ve become much better at my job.”-Christoph Neulinger, Senior Network Engineer, CCNA, CCNP Enterprise
Use the exam topics to evaluate what you already know, identify areas of focus, and build your study plan.
Once you know which topics your exam will cover, choose a study or training option that works for you.
Your free Cisco Learning Network membership includes free study resources to supplement your learning journey. Access training videos, webinars and the CCNA Community, where you can ask technical questions, join discussions, and receive study tips to help you achieve your CCNA.
Practice with Cisco labs, simulation tools, and sandboxes.
Test your readiness with official CCNA practice questions.
Schedule to take your CCNA exam online or at a Pearson VUE location available worldwide.
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