Course Code: GES332
Understand the TCP/IP networking model, while also covering TCP and UDP. Learn about network topologies, cabling types, and infrastructure components.
Master switching and routing by learning about the Ethernet frame format. Cover switching and routing concepts, as well as layer 2 protocols, routing tables, and static and dynamic routing.
Learn the various methods and tools required to troubleshoot correctly. Cover troubleshooting cable issues, troubleshooting IPv4 and IPv6, RIPv2, Cisco IOS Tools, and more. Then, continue on to exploring infrastructure fundamentals such as DHCO, NTP, Syslog, and device configuration, management, and maintenance.
Learn about switching methods and connectivity between devices on a LAN. Cover EtherChannel, layer threat mitigation, switch stacking, and chassis aggregation.
Understand inter-VLAN routing, link-state routing, and exterior routing. Discuss OSPFv2 for IPv4 and OSPFv3 for IPv6. Additionally, you will learn about WAN technologies and how they’re affected by PPP, MLPPP, PPPoE, GRE tunnel connectivity, and eGBP IPv4.
Master an understanding of best infrastructure building and maintenance plans. Review device management and traffic filtering while learning about networking programmability. You will also learn about troubleshooting solutions for VLAN and STP.
David Grimes. David brings over 10 years’ experience in IT, education, instruction, curriculum design, combined with extensive management and leadership experience in the private and non-profit sectors. His passion for technology and education has led David to work as an academic dean, student services director, technology coordinator, teacher, consultant, and technology columnist and blogger. David holds a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Science, both in Technology Education, from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. In addition, he has earned IT industry certifications and has been published in a book on gamification in the classroom.
Aaron Appleby. Aaron brings over 10 years’ experience in technology and technology-related instructional design, teaching and tutoring. His experience includes instructional design and curriculum development for Loyola University Medical Center, DeVry University, as well as corporate training clients. Aaron holds a Master of Science Education in Learning Design and Technology, from Purdue University, in West Lafayette, Indiana; and a Bachelor of Science in Integrative Biology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, in Champaign, Illinois.
There are no prerequisites for this course, but we recommend that students have experience working in a network environment. Individuals without 1-3 years of networking experience are advised to consider first completing a course like CompTIA Network+ or CompTIA A+ before taking the CCNA Certification Training course.
This program is compatible with the Windows 7 and later operating systems and all current Internet browsers. This program can be taken on either a PC or Mac device. Mac users are encouraged to have access to a Windows environment on their device. You'll need to have email capabilities.
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Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
Upon registering, you're given six months to complete this program.
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee will be charged for an extension.
All the materials you will need are included, and their cost will be covered by your tuition. ed2go will ship all materials ground service upon enrollment.
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. In addition, you will receive an exam voucher for 200-125 CCNA certifying exam after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
Each student is paired up with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don't have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing program (Microsoft Word is best) and the latest version of Internet Explorer.
All elements, except the Online Lab System, are available on Mac computers. Instructors will assist students in setting up a home virtual lab system.
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Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
The lab key license is good for a lifetime, but only with one installation on one computer. Should you switch computers, a new license must be purchased for an additional fee of $150.00.
Yes, you will be prepared you’ll be prepared to sit for either the 200-125 CCNA version 3.0 exam or the 100-105 ICND1 and 200-105 ICND2 version 3.0 exams and you will receive an exam voucher for 200-125 CCNA exam after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.