Become a Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security)
The Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) certification path is an excellent starting point for a career in cybersecurity. You'll learn the skills required to install, troubleshoot and monitor Cisco networks, as well as recognize vulnerabilities and mitigate security threats.
CCNA: Security training
This learning path introduces you to network security concepts and teaches you the skills required to maintain the integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices. As you progress through seven courses tied to the CCNA: Security exam objectives, you’ll learn what it takes to secure local area networks and network devices — and how to implement and configure various security technologies. Upon completion, you’ll have the skills required to secure Cisco networks and the knowledge necessary to successfully pass your CCNA: Security exam.
Learning path components
What you’ll learn.
The CCNA: Security certification exam includes seven primary topics:
- Security concepts
- Secure access
- Virtual Private Network (VPN)
- Secure routing and switching
- Cisco firewall technologies
- Intrusion Prevention System (IPS)
- Content and endpoint security
Who is this for?
A CCENT or CCNA certification or equivalent knowledge and work experience is recommended, but not required. This certification path is designed for:
- Network administrators
- Network engineers
- System administrators
- IT managers
- Anyone wanting to learn about Cisco equipment and develop their network security skills!
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