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 Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician

The Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) certification is ideal for an entry-level Cisco technician who can install, maintain, and troubleshoot a small Cisco network.

With CCENT certification training at New Horizons Sacramento, the student will learn:

  • Building a simple network
  • Ethernet LANs
  • Wireless LANs
  • Wide area networks (WAN)
  • Networking and router basics
!Prerequisites
  • None

Step 2

Take These Exams

ICND1
Cisco Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1

Step 3

Earn These Certifications

Cisco CCENT

 Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Step One – Earn Your Cisco CCNA

CCNA Associate-Level

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.

!Prerequisites
  • Valid CCENT or any CCIE certification

Step 2

Take These Exams

Single Exam

200-120 CCNA®
200-120

Two Exams

100-101 ICND1
100-101

200-101 ICND2
200-101

Step 3

Earn These Certifications

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Step Two – Specialize Your CCNA

Security Specialization

A Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security certification proves your skill in securing Cisco networks and implementing IOS firewalls.

!Prerequisites
  • CCNA or CCIE

Step 1

Take These Courses

Recommended Courses

Cisco® Implementing Cisco® IOS Network Security v2.0 (IINS)

Step 2

Take These Exams

640-554
(IINS)

Step 3

Earn This Specialization

CCNA Security

CCNA Voice

Cisco CCNA Voice certification is an associate level Cisco certification which demonstrates core Cisco switching and routing knowledge with an emphasis in Cisco Voice technologies.

!Prerequisites
  • CCNA or CCIE

Step 2

Take These Exams

640-461
(ICOMM)

Step 3

Earn This Specialization

CCNA VOICE

CCNA Wireless

Cisco CCNA Wireless certification is an associate level Cisco certification which demonstrates core switching and routing knowledge with a specialty in wireless networking.

!Prerequisites
  • CCNA OR CCIE

Step 2

Take These Exams

640-722
(IUWNE)

Step 3

Earn This Specialization

CCNA WIRELESS

CISCO Certified Design Associate (CCDA)

The Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) certification is for associate level Cisco network designers and architects.

!Prerequisites
  • CCNA knowledge and SWITCH knowledge

Step 2

Take These Exams

640-864
(DESGN)

Step 3

Earn This Specialization

CISCO Certified Design Associate (CCDA)

 Cisco Certified Network - Professional Level (CCNP)

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

After achieving your CCNA Routing and Switching certification you are ready to take the next step and earn your CCNP in one or more specialty areas, including Routing & Switching, Design, Security, Wireless or Voice.

Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching

The Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching certification is ideal for Cisco professionals who specialize in Cisco routing and switching technologies, and validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions.

!Prerequisites
  • CCNA or CCIE

Step 2

Take These Exams

300-101
ROUTE (v 2.0)

300-115
SWITCH (v 2.0)

300-135
TSHOOT (v 2.0)

Step 3

Earn This Certification

Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching

CISCO CCNP Security

The Cisco CCNP Security certification program is for Cisco engineers responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

!Prerequisites
  • CCNA or CCIE

CISCO CCNP Voice

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Voice is a professional level certification for Cisco engineers that work with large networks and specialize in Cisco Unified Communications.

!Prerequisites
  • CCNA Voice or CCIE
 Understanding Cisco Certifications

Understanding Cisco Certifications

Whether you are an experienced network professional or just starting a career in technology, Cisco training and certifications open up new IT networking career opportunities.

Start with New Horizons Cisco-authorized training and then explore the multiple certification paths depending on your job role and level of experience.

There are multiple levels of Cisco IT certifications. Choose one or more Cisco career specializations and match your job role with specific technical expertise and enhance your core networking knowledge in technologies such as security data center, or network programmability.

Career Certification Poster

View or download Cisco's Career Certification poster here

About Cisco

Cisco Training

Benefits of Learning Cisco Technologies

Networks continue to evolve into a complex array of devices and systems. Cisco technologies are the worldwide authority in computer networking and have become the widespread choice to streamline and protect these networks. Because of this, Cisco training is becoming increasingly valuable.

Those with Cisco training demonstrate:

  • Higher productivity
  • Fewer errors
  • Improved speed, depth, and quality of all customer interactions
  • Knowledge to build an effective workforce

Cisco Training at New Horizons Sacramento

Whether you are new to Cisco, or ready to advance your existing skills, New Horizons Sacramento provides the necessary training to achieve Cisco certification.

Our hands-on lab environments allow students to experience real-life scenarios during their Cisco training that can easily carry over to on-the-job skills.

As a Cisco-Authorized training partner, New Horizons Sacramento is a trusted training provider of Cisco technologies. Contact us at 916-609-4700 to get started today!

Benefits of Cisco Certifications

For Businesses:

If you have invested in Cisco technologies, then Cisco training and certification:

  • Provides the right skills to ease into deployment
  • Grants abilities to use your Cisco products to their highest potential
  • Allows you to get the most out of your IT investment
  • Lowers downtime as skilled technicians handle issues when they arise
  • Increases customer satisfaction as problems are solved quickly

For Individuals:

  • Cisco certification demonstrates your Cisco expertise
  • Certified Cisco networking specialists are highly recognized and sought after
  • Certified certified employees are able to command a higher salary
  • Certified Cisco networking specialists hold the knowledge to succeed

Cisco Learning Credits

Cisco Learning Credits

Training with Cisco Learning Credits

Through our partnership with Cisco, New Horizons Sacramento offers Cisco learning credits to help organizations save on training with pre-paid credit bundles.

With the integration of Cisco training into your network solution, your team becomes more efficient, granting your business a competitive advantage.

Cisco Learning Credits may be purchased with any Cisco hardware, software, or services order, or they may be purchased on their own. They are sold in packs of 10, 100, 500 and 1500 and each credit is worth $100 towards training at New Horizons Sacramento.

Contact us at 916-609-4700 or sales@nhsacramento.com to learn more.

Benefits of Cisco Learning Credits

  • Secure and establish your Cisco training budget up front
  • Increase administration efficiency as fewer purchase orders are generated for training
  • Upgrade your team with authorized Cisco training
  • Realize a fast return on your Cisco investment
  • Increase overall productivity and network uptime
  • Easily monitor Cisco training history and progress
  • Use credits for Cisco live events

Are you a Cisco Customer?

You can now earn Cisco Learning Credits with the Cisco Customer Loyalty Program. Reward points are assigned based on purchase of Cisco products and services. 100 loyalty points is equivalent to 1 learning credit.

To learn more about Cisco Learning Credits visit www.Cisco.com/Go/LearningCredits