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.
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
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.
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