Cisco CCNA Certification Training (Voucher Included)
This course will prepare you for the Cisco® CCNA 200-301 exam, the top associate-level certification for IT professionals. Most businesses today need daily operation on their systems, making networking a high demand skill set. Becoming a Cisco® Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) proves your knowledge of IT networking technology and boosts your career prospects.
Each section will help you master certification-based topics for Cisco networking. Not only will you be prepared for the CCNA 200-301...
George Mason University
Details + Objectives
Course code: GES3023
What you will learn
- To administer Cisco-based technologies for networking fundamentals and network access
- Best practices for IP connectivity and services that ensure the integrity of network systems
- How automation and programmability relate to Cisco networking systems
How you will benefit
- Gain an understanding of Cisco networking needed for entry-level networking positions
- Expand your current knowledge of networking essentials
- Be fully prepared to pass the CCNA 200-301 certification exam
- Receive a prepaid exam voucher for CCNA 200-301 on course completion
How the course is taught
- Self-paced, online course
- 12 Months to complete
- Open enrollment, begin anytime
- 225 course hours
- Ethernet LANs
- VLANs and STP
- IPv4 Addressing
- IPv4 Routing
- Wireless LANs
- Access Control Lists
- IP Services
- Network Architecture
Instructors & Support
Jeff Rees has over 25 years of experience in the IT industry. Jeff's expertise covers a wide range of technical skills in the field of immersive technology, such as virtual reality, augmented reality, spatial computing, and holograms. He manages, creates, and delivers high-quality augmented and virtual reality technology experiences that enhance knowledge retention and engagement for learners. Jeff capitalizes on his multifaceted technical knowledge with his passion for implementing immersive solutions, which has given him a proven track record of producing one-of-a-kind solutions for clients. Jeff has previously served as a senior vice president of operations, chief technology officer, and technical director for diverse technology companies. Jeff has also taught numerous computer courses during his career. Jeff holds a bachelor's degree from DeVry University in Computer Sciences with an emphasis in Simulation Design.
There are no prerequisites for this course, but we recommend that you 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 course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.
- Mac users are encouraged to have access to a Windows environment on their device.
- All elements of the course, except the Online Lab System, are available on macOS.
- PC: Windows 8 or later.
- Mac: macOS 10.6 or later.
- Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
- Adobe Acrobat Reader.
- Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.
- Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment. The following textbooks will be shipped to you approximately 7-10 business days after enrollment:
- Official Cert Guide CCNA 200-301 Volume 1 and Volume 2
Please note: You will receive a digital book if the physical book is on backorder.
According to ZipRecruiter, the average CCNA salary is $89,491 (as of December 2022), with top earners making $130,000 or more annually. This is nearly 38% higher than the median salary in the United States of $55,640, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Your salary will vary based on your location and whether you also hold a bachelor's or associate degree, as well as your job role and experience.
By becoming CCNA certified, you will validate your critical job skills and knowledge and prove to employers that you can install and configure routers and switches for their entire organization as well as troubleshoot any network issues.
As a CCNA-certified professional, you may hold the following job titles: Network Engineer, Network Administrator, Information Technology Manager, Systems Engineer, Software Engineer, Network Security Engineer, Cyber Security Analyst, Security Engineer, and Information Security Analyst.
The CCNA, Cisco Certified Network Associate, is considered an entry-level certification in the information technology field issued by the networking hardware company Cisco. Preparing for and completing the exam will provide hands-on experience with installing, configuring, and operating network devices and proves that you have a foundational knowledge of networking.
There are between 40 and 60 questions on the CCNA 200-301 exam. In order to achieve a CCNA passing score, you will need to score a minimum of 82% on the CCNA 200-301 exam.
You can expect to pay $300 for the Cisco CCNA exam unless you choose the voucher-included course.
The CCNA certification is one of the most highly recognized and respected IT certifications in the computer network industry worldwide. This certification validates your ability to install, secure, operate, and troubleshoot issues within enterprise networks in the real world. When deciding if the CCNA is worth it for you, you will need to do research in your specific location.
The CCNA certification has a three-year recertification requirement. Once you become certified, you will need to complete your CCNA renewal by earning continuing education, taking exams, or a combination of both prior to the end of the three-year period.
Yes, you will be prepared for the 200-301 CCNA – Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions (CCNA) Exam.
Yes, ed2go courses are completely online. However, keep in mind that not all certifying bodies or industry-specific certifications are recognized internationally. Please review your country's regulations prior to enrolling in courses that prepare for certification.
This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive 12 months to complete the course.
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact the student advising team to see what options you may have available to work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
The course instructor will be available by email to answer any questions and provide feedback on your performance. Occasionally, your course may be supported by a team of industry experts. You will also receive support from the student advising team.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. You will also receive an exam voucher if you selected the voucher included version course for the 200-301 CCNA certifying exam once you've met your financial obligation and completed all coursework.
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more about financial assistance.
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