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The world is becoming more digital, and having the skills to build networks, develop apps, secure devices, or analyze data is critical to solving the challenges we face. Discover the path to pursue your passion. Do work you love. Invent something or start a business. Change the world. Anything is possible in a digital world. Take our free 100% on-line self-paced courses at a time that is convenient for you.


Introduction to Internet of Things

Learn how the Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to alleviate some of the worlds most significant problems. By 2020, there will be 50 billion things connected to the internet, creating 1.5 million jobs in IoT.

Duration: 20 hours

Introduction to Cybersecurity

The world is getting more digital and having the skills to secure devices is critical to solving the challenges we face. The number of connected devices alone is expected to grow to 50 billion sensors, objects, and other connected "things" by the year 2020.

Duration: 15 hours

Programming Essentials in Python

How great would it be to write your own computer program? Or, design a web or desktop application that millions of people could enjoy? Both are a possibility if you learn how to code in Python. Python is the very versatile, object-oriented programming language used by startups and tech giants.

Python is also recommended for aspiring young developers who are interested in pursuing careers in Security, Networking and Internet-of-Things. No prior knowledge of programming is required.

Duration: 70 hours

NDG Linux

Learn the basics of Linux, the world’s most popular operating system, and expand your career opportunities in IT.

Duration: 70 hours


Develop an entrepreneurial way of thinking to improve your job opportunities and advance your career. As an entrepreneur your business venture could impact markets, economies and communities.

Duration: 70 hours

Join Our Events

Tune into our free live TV broadcasts to hear from technology experts as they share the technology solutions addressing important issues of today.  Show case the skills you learn by taking part in our regional, national and global student competitions and challenges.

About Cisco Networking Academy

Cisco Networking Academy is an IT skills and career building program for learning institutions and individuals worldwide. Self-paced courses are designed to take at your own pace, at any point in your career journey. More than 6 million people have joined the Networking Academy and become a force for change in the global economy since 1997.