The first course in the CCNA curriculum introduces the architectures, models, protocols, and networking elements that connect users, devices, applications and data through the Internet and across modern computer networks – including IP addressing and Ethernet fundamentals.
Learn to build simple local area networks (LAN) that integrate IP addressing schemes, foundational network security, and perform basic configurations for routers and switches.
Prepare for Careers
- Develop skills for entry-level networking jobs
- Prepare for CCNA certification exam
- Fulfill prerequisites to pursue more specialized networking skills
Secondary vocational students, 2-year and 4-year college students in Networking or Engineering programs
Estimated Time to Completion:
Learning Component Highlights:
Certificate of Completion, Letter of Merit, Digital Badge
Recommended Next Course:
CCNA: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials (SRWE)