CISCO CCNA Training Course

Provides The Knowledge Needed To Boost Your Networking Career



CISCO are known as the global leaders in internet practises and systems. The Tech Giant are highly significant players in the world of communication and how people interact with one another. Due to their wide-ranging selection of software, hardware and networking solutions, the CISCO CCNA Qualification has a high-status in the business.

Earning the CISCO CCNA Certificate will give you a noticeable advantage in the marketplace.

Please Note

You can book this course and hold it in credit until you have decided on a specific course date. Alternatively, please view our other course dates.
Exam Not Included
5 Days
£2205Excl. VAT

Course Outline

Below is a brief overview of the course elements and what each Module involves:

Module 1: Internetworking

  • Internetworking Basic
  • The OSI Reference Model

Module 2: Evaluation of the Ethernet Networking and Data

  • Ethernet Networks in Review
  • Half and Full-Duplex Ethernet
  • Ethernet Cabling
  • Data Encapsulation
  • The Cisco Three-Layer Hierarchical Model

Module 3: Introduction to TCP/IP

  • Introducing TCP/IP
  • TCP/IP and the DoD Model
  • IP Addressing
  • Broadcast Address
  • Multicast Address
  • Unicast Address

Module 4: Easy Sub netting

  • How to make Subnets
  • Subnet Masks
  • Classless Inter Domain Routing (CIDR)

Module 5: VLSM, Summarisation and Troubleshooting TCP/IP

  • Variable Length Subnet Masks
  • VLSM Design
  • Applying VLSM Networks
  • Summarisation
  • Troubleshooting TCP/IP

Module 6: Cisco Internetworking Operating Systems (IOS)

  • The IOS User Interface
  • Command-Line Interface (CLI)
  • Router and Switch Administrative Configuration
  • Router Interfaces
  • Managing Router Configurations

Module 7: Managing a Cisco Internetwork

  • The Router Boot Sequence
  • Managing Configuration Register
  • Banking up and Restoring Cisco IOS
  • Backing up and Restoring Device Configuration
  • Cisco Discovery Protocol
  • Using Telnet and SSH
  • Checking Network Connectivity and Troubleshooting

Module 8: IP Routing

  • Routing Basics
  • Static Routing
  • Dynamic Routing
  • Distance-Vector Routing Protocols
  • RIP
  • RIP V2
  • Show and Debug Commands

Module 9: EIGRP and OSPF

  • Link-State Routing Protocol
  • EIGRP Features and Operations
  • Using EIGRP to Support Large-Networks
  • Configuring EIGRP
  • Load Balancing with EIGRP
  • Troubleshooting EIGRP
  • OSPF Basics
  • Configuring OSPF in Single Area
  • OSPF DR and BDR Election
  • OSPF and Loopback Interfaces
  • Troubleshooting OSPF
  • Configuring Summary Routes

Module 10: Layer 2 Switching and Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP)

  • Layer 2 Switching
  • Bridging Vs. Switching
  • Spanning-Tree Protocol
  • Configuring Catalyst Switches

Module 11: Virtual LAN

  • VLAN Basics
  • VLAN Membership
  • Finding VLANs
  • VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP)
  • Inter-VLAN Routing
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting VLANs
  • Module 12: Security
  • Perimeter, Firewall and Internal Router
  • Access-Lists
  • Standard Access-Lists
  • Extended Access-Lists
  • Named Access-Lists
  • Turning off and Configuring Network Services
  • Monitoring Access-Lists

Module 13: Network Address Translation (NAT)

  • How NAT Works
  • Static NAT
  • Dynamic NAT
  • PAT

Module 14: Wireless Networks

  • Introduction to Wireless Technology
  • Basic Wireless Devices
  • Wireless Regulations
  • Wireless Topologies
  • Wireless Security

Module 15: IPV6

  • Why Do We Need IPv6?
  • Benefits and Use of IPv6 IPv6
  • Addressing IPv6 Routing Protocols
  • Migrating to IPv6

Module 16: Wide Area Networks

  • Introduction to Wide Area Networks
  • Defining WAN
  • WAN Connection
  • Types Cable and DSL
  • HDLC
  • PPP
  • Frame-Relay VPN


Our 5-day CISCO CCNA training course is provided by a knowledgeable and highly experienced tutors in a classroom-based environment. Our CISCO CCNA training programme covers 16 different units, making it a widespread study of all the parts needed to earn the certification.

About the Course

Our CISCO CCNA training course consists of lectures, exercises and practical work, as well as examination preparation. It also includes hands-on experience with CISCO networking products.

Who Should Attend

Our CISCO CCNA training programme is intended for people within working within IT industry, who are comfortable with the generic network theory (e.g OSI model, Ethernet CSMA/CD etc). Often contractors, people cross training form different departments, people with Microsoft background or with previous experience of other networking vendors.

Materials Provided

  • Courseware Book
  • Exclusive Cisco Exam Preparation Guidance
  • CISCO Course Materials
  • Actual Hardware
  • Refreshments

Organisational Benefits

  • Ensures your employees have the networking knowledge they need in today’s Enterprise IT environment
  • Shows your business is committed to having the best IT Support possible

Individual Benefits

  • Provides the knowledge needed to boost your networking career
  • Provide transferable job skills to any organisation which uses CISCO products


The knowledge and skills that you must have before attending our training course are as follows:

  • Basic Computer Literacy
  • Basic Microsoft Windows Navigation Skills
  • Basic Internet Usage Skills
  • Basic E-mail Usage Skills


There is no prereading that is associated with this course.

Exam Overview

Examinations are booked separately through Pearson Vue here:

Tests the skills required to install, operate and a troubleshoot a small to medium sized network

CISCO CCNA Examination:

  • The examination duration is 90 minutes
  • 50 - 60 questions
  • A range of question types

Exam Type

Classroom Exam

Professional Development Units - PDUs

There are no Professional Qualification Credits associated with this course.


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Next Steps

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If you are successful in passing the examination, you will be issued the CISCO CCNA Certificate.

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