• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

CCNA stands for Cisco Certified Network Associate. This "Associate" training program is the first rung on the ladder of Cisco certification, which leads to "Professional" and finally "Expert" level. The CCNA program will provide you with a basic foundation in designing, building and maintaining networks, large and small.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn CCNA overview and security basics plus common security threats.
  • Become familiar with AAA, IOS ACLs, Layer 2 attacks and CCP hotspot labs.
  • Firewall technologies and NTP with ACL labs.
  • IPS technologies.
  • VPN technologies.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

Feedback

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