Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) is the test for networking technicians. It validates their ability to install, operate, and troubleshoot a network—and keep it secure. This course is your first step towards CCENT certification and a career in IT. Course teacher prepares you with practical examples that you'll encounter in the exam and in real life. You'll learn the basics of configuring Cisco routers and switches, IP addressing, routing protocols like RIP and OSPF, and critical security concepts such as switch port security and access control lists.
Once you've passed the CCENT, your next step toward Cisco certification and a career in IT is the CCNA. CCNA ICND2 course covers the second part of the exam that networking candidates need to take to earn their Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching (CCNA RS) certification. The ICND2 exam validates a candidate's ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-sized routed and switched networks.