After earning the entry-level Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) certification, you can take the next step in your Cisco career by earning one or more CCNA certifications, depending on your Cisco specialty areas.
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification demonstrates your knowledge to deploy, maintain, secure and operate a medium-sized network using Cisco technologies. The Associate level of Cisco Certifications can begin directly with CCNA for network installation, operations and troubleshooting and is a prerequisite to the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certifications.
Cisco is introducing a new version of the CCNA exam in February, 2020. Dates for the new CCNA class, Cisco® Implementing and Administering Cisco® Solutions v1.0 (CCNA), are now available. Click here to view the course outline and to see our scheduled dates. Read our blog Everything You Need to Know About Cisco’s New CCNA to get all of the details on Cisco's new certification.
Available CCNA Certifications
Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching certification demonstrates your knowledge to deploy, maintain, secure and operate a medium-sized network using Cisco technologies.
To earn your CCNA Routing and Switching you can either take a single exam or two exams.
Cisco® CCNA Security training and certification from New Horizons will help you demonstrate your Cisco® security expertise and advance your career.
A Cisco® Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security certification proves your skill in securing Cisco® networks and implementing IOS firewalls.
Cisco® CCNA Security certification is an associate level Cisco certification which demonstrates core switching and routing knowledge with an emphasis on Cisco® security.
With CCNA certification training at New Horizons Learning Solutions, the student will learn:
- Cisco network security principles
- Perimeter security
- Securing networks with Cisco IOS firewalls
- Configuring site-to-site VPNs
- LAN, SAN, Voice and endpoint security concepts
Cisco® CCNA Security Certification and Exams
Prerequisite:A valid CCENT or a valid CCNA Routing and Switching or any CCIE certification.
In addition to a valid CCNA certification, the CCNA Security certification requires one additional exam.
Cisco® CCNA Cloud certification training at New Horizons will help you obtain the skills to perform entry-level provisioning and support of Cisco cloud solutions.
The CCNA Cloud certification is a job role focused certification and training program that helps Cloud engineers, Cloud Administrators, and Network Engineers to develop, advance, and validate their cloud skill set, and enables them to help their IT organization meet changing business demands from technology transitions.
With Cisco CCNA Cloud certification training at New Horizons Learning Solutions, the student will learn:
- To Identify the components of the Cisco Cloud management software solution
- To understand the fundamentals of Cloud infrastructure administration
- To describe reporting and charge-back
- To provision Clouds using pre-configured templates
- To perform Cloud management, monitoring and remediation
Cisco® CCNA Cloud Certification and Exam
Prerequisite: A valid CCENT or a valid CCNA Routing and Switching or any CCIE certification.
New Horizons offers Cisco® Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Wireless training and certification, which will help you advance your Cisco® career by demonstrating your expertise in configuring, maintaining, and securing your wireless Cisco® network.
Cisco® CCNA Wireless certification is an associate level Cisco® certification which demonstrates core switching and routing knowledge with a specialty in wireless networking.
With CCNA Wireless certification training at New Horizons Learning Solutions, the student will learn:
- Cisco wireless fundamentals
- Basic wireless LAN installation and configuration
- Wireless clients
- WLAN security
- WCS administration
- Wireless maintenance and troubleshooting
Cisco® CCNA Wireless Certification and Exam
Prerequisite: A valid CCENT or a valid CCNA Routing and Switching or any CCIE certification
Cisco® CCNA Data Center certification training at NH Learning Solutions will help you prepare for and pass your CCNA Data Center certification.
For data center network administrators who want to save time and money on data center design, equipment installation, and maintenance, the Cisco CCNA Data Center certification is a job-role-focused training and certification program that allows you to maximize your investment in your education and increase the value of your data center network.
Cisco® CCNA Data Center Certification and Exams
Cisco® CCNA Collaboration certification training at NH Learning Solutions will help you prepare for and pass your CCNA Collaboration certification.
For network video engineers, collaboration engineers, IP telephony and IP network engineers who want to develop and advance their collaboration and video skills in line with the convergence of voice, video, data and mobile applications, the Cisco CCNA Collaboration certification is a job-role focused training and certification program. It will allow you to maximize your investment in your education, and increase your professional value by giving you the skills to help your IT organization meet increased business demands resulting from these technology transitions.
Cisco® CCNA Collaboration Certification and Exams*
*Cisco moved towards the CCNA Collaboration model to match changes in products and in the industry. CCNA Voice and CCNA Video were retired as of August 15, 2015.
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