CISCO Academy

Students in a Cisco Academy class session

CCNA Foundation: Students will prepare to enroll in the new CISCO Certified Networking Association program with this foundational course for students with no prior networking knowledge. This is a prerequisite for the new CCNA program, which requires good networking knowledge before enrolling. The CCNA Foundation course will prepare students in understanding the description and function of new and existing technology. Some topics covered include:

  • The function and operation of a hub, switch, router, Firewall, Gateway, Layer 3 switching,
    routing, Wireless Networks, Cloud and Virtualization and more
  • Identifying the layers of the OSI model
  • Describing the functionality of LAN, MAN, and WAN networks
  • Identifying the possible media types for LAN and WAN connections

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