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Become a Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)

The Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) certification path teaches you the skills required for entry-level network support positions. You'll learn the basics of networks, switching and routing, as well as get an introduction to infrastructure services and maintenance.

5 courses  //   51 videos  //   23 hours of training

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) training

This learning path validates your skills around entry-level Cisco router and switch configuration. You’ll learn the fundamentals of networks, switching and routing, as well as infrastructure service and maintenance, as you progress through five courses tied to the CCENT exam objectives. Upon completion, you’ll be prepared to earn the CCENT certification, which is the first step toward achieving your CCNA and progressing into more advanced networking and security roles.

Learning path components

CCENT (ICND1) Custom Practice Exam
Practice Exam
CCENT (ICND1) Custom Practice Exam

CCENT (ICND1) Custom Practice Exam

Prepare for your CCENT (ICND1) exam and test your domain knowledge.

Number of questions: 205

CCENT Skill Assessment
Assessment
CCENT Skill Assessment

CCENT Skill Assessment

See how your CCENT skills stack up against other professionals in your field.

Number of questions: 20

Networking Cyber Range
Cyber Range
Networking Cyber Range

Networking Cyber Range

Gain practical experience and develop your real-world networking skills through 36 hands-on labs in the Networking Cyber Range.

36 labs
19 hours of training

Network Fundamentals
Course
Network Fundamentals

Network Fundamentals

Explore the details of network fundamentals with twenty videos covering network layers, access points, cable types and more.

20 videos
79 minutes of training

Switching Fundamentals
Course
Switching Fundamentals

Switching Fundamentals

Refresh your knowledge of switching fundamentals with seven videos on configuring, verifying and troubleshooting switches.

7 videos
41 minutes of training

Routing Fundamentals
Course
Routing Fundamentals

Routing Fundamentals

Eight videos help you expand your understanding of routing fundamentals.

8 videos
50 minutes of training

Infrastructure Services
Course
Infrastructure Services

Infrastructure Services

Go deeper into the details with six videos on infrastructure services, covering everything from simple DNS to the intricacies of NAT and PAT.

6 videos
34 minutes of training

Infrastructure Maintenance
Course
Infrastructure Maintenance

Infrastructure Maintenance

Review the best ways to maintain your infrastructure with ten videos in loopback, device hardening, basic device configuration and more.

10 videos
50 minutes of training

 

What you’ll learn.

The CCENT certification exam includes five primary topics:

  • Network fundamentals
  • LAN switching technologies
  • Routing technologies
  • Infrastructure services
  • Infrastructure maintenance

Who is this for?

A familiarity with networking concepts is recommended, but not required. This certification path is designed for:

  • IT/network technicians
  • Help desk technicians
  • Network admins or engineers
  • Anyone wanting to learn about Cisco equipment and develop their networking skills!

Networking Cyber Range

This cyber range helps you develop your knowledge of configuring and troubleshooting networks by practicing on cloud-hosted virtual machines. You’ll build and reinforce your skills as you progress through labs covering a wide range of networking topics, including switches and routers, networking protocols, configuring and verifying different networking devices, and troubleshooting issues. You’ll also perform several labs designed to validate your VLAN and network management skills.

 

You're in good company

"Comparing Infosec to other vendors is like comparing apples to oranges. My instructor was hands-down the best I’ve had." 

James Coyle

FireEye, Inc.

"I knew Infosec could tell me what to expect on the exam and what topics to focus on most."

Julian Tang

Chief Information Officer

"I’ve taken five boot camps with Infosec and all my instructors have been great."

Jeffrey Coa

Information Security Systems Officer

Plans and pricing

Personal

$299

Annually

Teams

$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.