This course bundle is aimed at anyone that works extensively with Cisco Networking technology and wants to expand their skillset. The bundle covers the spectrum of Cisco certifications from entry-level (CCENT), to mid-range (CCNA), then professional level (CCNP). Technologies covered include Interconnecting Networking Devices (ICND), Routing and Switching (R&S), Security (SI), Collaboration and Video (CIVND), Cloud (CLD), Wireless (WI), Design (DESGN), Data Center (DC), and Service Provider Next-Generation Networks (SPNGN). There are 17 Cisco certification courses in total, including three official Cisco exams of your choice and 3 lab demos.
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What’s included in this certification bundle?
This bundle contains 17 Cisco certification courses, 3 official Cisco exams of your choice from the list below, and 3 lab demos where indicated from the list. Click on a title to see a full breakdown of what you’ll be learning in each course.
This course covers basic networking topics including network components, configuring and managing Cisco devices, troubleshooting, security, and more while preparing learners for Cisco’s CCENT ICND1 100-105 v3.0 certification exam.
Beginning with the foundations of cabling, network diagrams, and components, you’ll be guided through network concepts and configurations that sustain nearly every organization in the world. The main objective of the ICND1 100-105 v3.0 course (correlating to the updated Cisco CCENT certification) is to equip you with the skills necessary to successfully install, operate, and troubleshoot a small branch office network.
The Cisco Certified Entry-level Network Technician (CCENT) certification, achieved by passing the ICND1 100-105 v3.0 certification exam, is the starting point for many other Cisco certifications.
Total Running Time: 19 hours and 56 mins
This course covers the exam objectives for the ICND2 200-105 exam, including EtherChannel, STP, EIGRP, OSPF, HSRP, and more.
The CCNA ICND2 course picks up right where Cisco CCENT/CCNA ICND1 100-105 left off and launches your IT career! By the time you’re done with this course, you’ll have the skills needed to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot the technologies used in most of today’s enterprise networks. This course focuses on understanding redundant topologies, configuring multi-area OSPF and EIGRP (in both IPv4 and IPv6), with a heavy hands-on focus.
Total Running Time: 18 hours and 5 mins
This Cisco video training course with Jeremy Cioara covers networking concepts that are crucial to service provider architecture, including the OSI Model, switch and router functionality, IOS, network services, and more.
The SPNGN1 course covers a broad set of information that needs to be known in order to pass the Service Provider SPNGN1 640-875 certification exam. You begin the course by understanding network fundamentals, discussing topics such as the OSI Model, switch and router functionality, and cabling standards. From there, you move quickly into understanding the differences between IOS and IOS-XR (Cisco’s service provider-specific OS), configuration of routing protocols in both IPv4 and IPv6, network services, and device management.
Unlike most other Cisco courses, there are no pre-requisites for the Service Provider SPNGN1 certification. However, this course does move faster than most because Cisco assumes most individuals aspiring to work in a service provider role have some previous background in a technology arena.
Total Running Time: 14 hours and 13 mins
This Service Provider SPNGN2 course picks up right where Service Provider SPNGN1 left off. Your Service Provider network technology knowledge is taken to a whole new level as new topics are discussed such as VLANs, Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP) and all its derivatives (such as RSTP and MSTP), advanced routing (including OSPF, IS-IS, and even BGP), and MPLS. Nearly all of the technologies discussed are implemented on both IOS and IOS-XR platforms.
Total Running Time: 12 hours and 1 min
Here is the first course of two that prepares students for the exciting new CCNA Cloud certification from Cisco Systems. This Cisco training consists of course material that ensures exam mastery, as well as success in real-world cloud deployments.
So many companies today are turning to cloud-based technologies to be more agile, flexible, and effective at delivering better business solutions. Today, the majority of companies are already using XaaS (Anything as a Service) offerings, and by 2018, it’s estimated that 78% of workloads will be processed through the cloud.
This Cisco CCNA Cloud course covers cloud characteristics and deployment models including Cisco InterCloud. It also covers the basics of Cisco Cloud infrastructure such as the Unified Compute including Cisco UCS and server virtualization, Unified Fabric including Data Center network architecture and infrastructure virtualization, and Unified Storage including integrated infrastructure solutions.
Total Running Time: 3 hours and 30 mins
The worldwide communication landscape is constantly changing. Just a few years ago, hardly anyone knew what a smartphone was and terms like Telepresence were reserved for sci-fi movies. Now, as the evolution of Voice over IP (VoIP) continues, Cisco has transformed from a voice-centric certification focus to one of Collaboration. Collaboration now supports a more vast feature set, software, hardware, and knowledge base necessary to implement and maintain the system.
Just as in the Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching courses, here you’ll gain the “tip of the iceberg” of a large spectrum of concepts and technologies that will aid you in your technology journey towards certification (CCNA/CCNP/CCIE Collaboration), or in implementing collaboration systems in the real world. By time you’re done, you’ll have the knowledge necessary to understand and manage a Cisco CUCM, CME, and Unity-based system.
Total Running Time: 10 hours and 32 mins
CCNA Collaboration is the best of two worlds: Voice over IP (VoIP) and Video! This course is the first of two necessary to achieve the CIVND certification.
The CIVND1 course is the first course covering the foundations of voice and Video over IP, deployed and managed, using Cisco technologies. You will learn the prerequisite skills needed to achieve the complete CCNA Collaboration certification. This course focuses specifically on the key video technologies needed to manage a Cisco teleconferencing system.
Total Running Time: 2 hours and 33 mins
This course covers the implementation, operation, and troubleshooting of Cisco Collaboration, Telepresence, and Digital Media Player (DMP) endpoints and their back-end supporting systems.
The CIVND2 series picks up where the CIVND1 series leaves off and dives right into the practical understanding and implementation of a Cisco Telepresence solution. By the time you complete this course, you will have the core skills needed to implement and support converged network endpoints (voice, video, data, and mobile applications), which will likely deliver completely new functionality to the desk of every user in your organization.
Total Running Time: 6 hours and 36 mins
Through this course you’ll develop the skills required to support a security infrastructure, recognize threats and vulnerabilities to networks and systems, and mitigate security threats. The Cisco CCNA Security exam addresses core security technologies, as well as the installation, troubleshooting, and monitoring of network devices to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data and devices.
This course includes security concepts, secure access, VPN, secure routing and switching, Cisco firewall technologies, IPS, as well as content and endpoint security.
Whether you’re fairly new to the network security world, or you’ve been in it for a while and simply want to fill in the gaps and see how all the pieces can be integrated together to build a fortress of security using a defense-in-depth approach, this course is for you.
Total Running Time: 5 hours and 54 mins
This course covers the fundamentals of Wireless LANs (WLANs), including topics such as the integration of Access Points (APs), WLAN Controllers (WLCs), the implementation of WLAN security, and more.
This course will assist you in obtaining the knowledge and skills to understand and support Cisco WLANs. The skills learned also can be applied to other vendors’ WLANs as well, because there are basic concepts, techniques and standards involved, which apply to Wireless Networks, regardless of vendor.
Total Running Time: 7 hours and 16 mins
Designing a network today is more challenging than ever before. New technologies constantly arise, and we must design for performance, availability, and scalability, with the flexibility to meet rapidly evolving demands.
This course teaches the most up-to-date, fundamental, network design skills, and provides valuable guidance on ensuring success with all phases of the network lifecycle (plan, build, manage). This training focuses on design methodologies and objectives, addressing and routing protocols, and network expansion considerations within basic campus, data center, security, voice, and wireless networks.
Total Running Time: 5 hours and 1 min
This course covers the professional-level content you need to design an enterprise-grade network from the ground up, as well as prepare for the Cisco CCDP Cisco certification. The breadth of knowledge covered in Cisco ARCH is tremendous, so we recommend you review the Cisco ROUTE and SWITCH courses before commencing ARCH.
Often, Cisco engineers feel they are simply kept on staff to “fix something if it breaks.” Nothing could be further from the truth in a well designed network. Cisco engineers should be in a constant and perpetual state of Prepare, Plan, Design, Implement, Operate, and Optimize (PPDIOO). In this course, we cover a tremendous breadth of information dealing with implementing network systems the right way, from the beginning. You also learn to bring a system that is off kilter back into a good design. This training also can prepare you for CCDP Cisco certification. The course focuses primarily on three topic areas:
- Enterprise campus infrastructure network fabric (layer 1/2) design
- Enterprise campus infrastructure IP address and routing (layer 3) design
- Enterprise data center design
Total Running Time: 12 hours and 49 mins
This Cisco CCNP training covers the material needed for the 300-101 Cisco ROUTE exam with real-world experience and lots of technical content packed together in one.
The worldwide network landscape is continually changing with new technologies being introduced continually. The new revision of the Cisco ROUTE exam is the most information packed addition to the CCNP Routing and Switching curriculum experienced to date. Upon completion of this course, you’ll be ready to configure routing protocols at a master level; grasp the big-picture of worldwide Cisco CCNP network design; fill in plenty of “knowledge gaps” left by the CCNA on routing protocols; and confidently sit for the 300-101 exam.
Total Running Time: 8 hours and 12 mins
This course covers the material needed for the 300-115 Cisco SWITCH exam with real-world experience and technical content packed together in one course.
The CCNP SWITCH course is where most advanced engineers begin: at the core of enterprise networks. This course walks you through a network master’s view of the technologies that are key to networks everywhere: core switch management, virtual LANs (VLANs), Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), Layer 3 switching, redundancy protocols (such as HSRP, VRRP, and GLBP), security, and more! By time you’ve gone through this CCNP SWITCH course, you will not only feel comfortable with the technology at hand, but also empowered and motivated to build an enterprise network yourself!
Total Running Time: 10 hours
This course covers the material needed for the 300-135 Cisco TSHOOT exam with real-world experience and lots of technical content packed together in one.
The TSHOOT series brings all the concepts covered in the ROUTE and SWITCH series home with an in-depth look at troubleshooting concepts and practice. The course tutor opens the series with big picture concepts that build your troubleshooting mindset and then works through each of the concepts covered in the ROUTE and SWITCH series with a fly-by concept review and a longer discussion covering the areas that can fail when using this technology.
Total Running Time: 9 hours and 10 mins
This course addresses the concepts and implementation of secure access using 802.1X and Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE). Topics covered include certificates, MAC authentication Bypass (MAB), AnyConnect Network Access Manager (NAM), active directory integration, authentication and authorization policies, profiling, posturing, MACsec, TrustSec, Sponsor Portals, BYOD, and more.
Total Running Time: 5 hours and 32 mins
This course provides training on how to configure and implement a variety of Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions on the Cisco ASA firewall and Cisco IOS software platforms. Topics include IKEv2, DMVPN, FlexVPN, GETVPN, and troubleshooting.
In this course, you will learn how to implement and manage VPNs on Cisco routers and ASA firewalls. As part of your studies regarding VPNs, the course will include recommendations of specific course topics from the CCNP Security VPN2.0 course. Viewing these additional videos are required for preparation for the new 300-209 certification.
Total Running Time: 9 hours and 14 mins
Course access period: 6 months online access
Total running time: 161 hours
How much can I potentially earn with these certifications?
Each certification offers a different level of earning potential. See what the UK and US national average salary is for people with these certifications from this bundle:
- Cisco CCENT: £20,500 p.a.
- Cisco CCNA: £40,000 p.a.
- Cisco CCNP: £50,000 p.a.
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How much does a Network Engineer earn?
The average salary for a Network Engineer is £46,000 p.a.* As at October 2017. Source: ITjobswatch
What career paths are available to me through this course?
- Cisco Network Engineer
- Cisco Network Specialist
- Cisco Network Analyst
- Cisco Network Consultant
- Network Engineer
- Network Field Engineer
- Network Deployment Engineer
- Network Operations Engineer
- Network Support Engineer
- Network Operations Center Engineer
- Network Consultant
- Network Technician
How is each course taught?
All courses are online and self-paced, meaning you do it in your own home, in your own time, at your own pace and best of all… any where in the world, providing you have access to a laptop, PC or desktop computer, and an internet connection. Each lesson is pre-recorded allowing you to pause, fast-forward, skip sections, or go back to another lesson if you need to. The lessons are multi-media based, which means video and audio are used to teach the lessons. Your tutor will PowerPoint slides, illustrations, diagrams and give demonstrations to teach each class. Most lessons are also interactive, prompting the learner to participate. This might involve answering on-screen questions.
How long will it take me to complete each course?
As mentioned above, our courses are self-paced. Some people finish their course faster than others. Each certification course is between 12-30 hours. If you choose to only do one of the certification courses from this bundle, then it will take you less time than if you do two or three or all of them. No matter what though, you will always have 12 months to complete your course.
How do I book my exams?
When you’re ready to sit your exams, email [email protected] with your request along with the title of the exam you wish to take. We will then send you an email with instructions on how to complete your exam booking. The exams for this course must be sat at your local test center, which we will locate for you. Please note our 7 day satisfaction guarantee does not apply to this course.
What do I need?
All you need is an internet connection and a device, such as a smart phone, tablet, laptop or PC, and an internet connection. To get the most out of the course, we recommend you access it using either a laptop or desktop computer through Google Chrome.
If you’re looking to get ahead of the crowd and don’t have any technical experience, then you might want to consider adding live labs to your course. Because many IT jobs take place at the virtual level (i.e. behind a keyboard and mouse), the experience you’ll gain through a live lab is very similar to experience you’ll gain in the workplace. Consequently many employers regard live lab experience as a valued asset on a CV.
Live labs are also a great tool for experienced technicians as they allow individuals to put their newly acquired course skills to practice. To find out more about our range of live labs, including costs, and how they can enhance your skills, click here.