This course prepares you for the following certification exam:
Cisco Certified Network Associate (200–301 CCNA)
This is the first course in the CCNA curriculum. The course introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. The principles and structure of IP addressing, and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations are introduced to provide a foundation for the curriculum. By the end of the course, students will be able to build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IP addressing schemes.
-Build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IPv4 and IPv6 addressing schemes
-Configure routers, switches, and end devices to provide access to local and remote network resources and to enable end-to-end connectivity between remote devices
-Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills
-Configure and troubleshoot connectivity in a small network using security best practice
Student may complete ONE final theory exam to obtain a Certificate of Completion, Letter of Merit, Digital Badge
Certification exams can be booked through Pearson Vue Test Centres located in Adelaide. In some cases, vouchers for the certification exam may be available through TAFE SA at no additional cost (otherwise students will need to pay for the cost of the certification exam themselves).
For organisations that wish to pay the student fees for this course and are unable to pay by credit card via the website, please contact the Student Engagement & Onboarding team via email on SEOShortCourses@tafesa.edu.au to organise a Third Party Payment invoice.
Online (self paced) – continuous enrolments until 2 Dec 2022
Student Visa (500)
Current VISA holders eligible
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