CCNA Course Registration and Descriptions

CCNA course content includes online, interactive course content, Packet Tracer Network Simulator Application, Packet Tracer Lab Assignments, and access to the global Cisco Netspace Platform which contains resources for registered course participants and alumni.  Please note: These are intensive courses which will provide highly valuable knowledge. Each course requires a significant investment of time and self-discipline. Participants should expect to spend up to to 20 hours per week or more on CCNA course activities depending on the individual’s level of knowledge and expertise.

Groups of three or more participants may register together for a 10 percent discount.

CCNA1: Introduction to Networks

Duration:  12 weeks

Registration:  (Prerequisite: None)

SMPTE Member:  $405  Non-Member:  $505

Class Size Limit:  12

Description:

This course introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. The principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts,media, and operations are introduced to provide a foundation for the curriculum. By the end of the course, participants will be able to build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IPaddressing schemes.
 

10 March to 30 May 2014 

12 May to 1 Aug 2014        

17 Nov to 6 Feb 2014-2015    

CCNA2: Routing and Switching Essentials

Duration:  12 weeks

Registration:  (Prerequisite: CCNA1*)

SMPTE Member:  $405  Non-Member:  $505

Class Size Limit:  12

Description:

This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a small network. Participants learn how to configure a router and a switch for basic functionality. By the end of this course, participants will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches and resolve common issues with RIPv1, RIPv2, single area and multi-area OSPF, virtual LANs, and inter-VLAN routing in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
 

 10 Feb to 2 May 2014  

16 Jun to 5 Sept 2014   

11 Aug to 31 Oct 2014-2015 Register Here to receive updates on courses

CCNA3: Scaling Networks

Duration:   12 weeks

Registration:  (Prerequisite: CCNA1* and CCNA2*)

  SMPTE Member:  $465  Non-Member:  $565

Class Size Limit:  12

Description:

This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a larger and more complex network. Participants learn how to configure routers and switches for advanced functionality. By the end of this course, participants will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches and resolve common issues with OSPF, EIGRP, STP, and VTP in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Participants will also develop the knowledge and skills needed to implement DHCP and DNS operations in a network. 

29 September to 19 December 2014  

CCNA4: Connecting Networks

Duration:  12 weeks

Registration:  (Prerequisite: CCNA1*, CCNA2* and CCNA3*)

 SMPTE Member:  $465  Non-Member:  $565

Class Size Limit:  12

Description:

This course discusses the WAN technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network. The course enables participants to understand the selection criteria of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements. Participants learn how to configure and troubleshoot network devices and resolve common issues with data link protocols. Participants will also develop the knowledge and skills needed to implement IPSec and virtual private network (VPN) operations in a complex network.
 

2 January to 24 March 2015

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CCNA Security

Duration:  12 weeks

Registration:  (Prerequisite: CCNA1* and CCNA2*)

 SMPTE Member:  $395  Non-Member:  $495

Class Size Limit:  12

Description: 

The CCNA® Security course provides a next step for individuals who want to enhance their CCNA-level skill set and help meet the growing demand for network security professionals. The curriculum provides an introduction to the core security concepts and skills needed for the installation, troubleshooting, and monitoring of network devices to maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data and devices.

7 April to 27 June 2014  

21 Jul to 10 Oct 2014 Register Here to receive updates on courses

 

* Prerequisite courses may be completed at SMPTE or another Cisco Networking Academy

** For more information about CCNA Programs please visit the CCNA Routing and Switching and CCNA Security pages