CISCO Network Administration

Are you seeking a career in computer networking? This nine-week CISCO Network Administration course allows you to gain comprehensive skills on how networks operate, from protocols and services to network automation, and programmability.

The network is the new frontier, and our networking courses place students at the forefront of today’s evolving digital world. We deliver hands-on instruction, expose students to cutting-edge technology, and provide career development support.

To keep pace with the evolving role of network professionals, this course will equip you with foundational and next-generation technologies knowledge to help you stay ahead of the curve. Through this course, you will also be prepared for the 200-301 Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing & Switching certification.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain in detail about network fundamental concepts including network components, topology and architecture.

  • Configure and verify components of wired and wireless LANs for network access in
    both Layer 2 and Layer 3.

  • Implement IP services for the network utilising Network Access Translation (NAT), Network Time Protocol (NTP), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Domain Name System (DNS), Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and Secure Shell (SSH).

  • Implement security fundamentals in the network, including defining key security concepts and configuration of both Layer 2 and Layer 3 security features.

  • Describe and explain how network automation and programmability enhances the network’s capability using REST APIs in controller-based networking with configuration management mechanisms including Puppet, Chef, and Ansible.

Who should attend?

Prospective career seekers in the field of computer networking, or network professionals looking to upgrade their competencies.

Entry Requirement

The course requires familiarity with using a Windows-based computer and web browsers.


Participants will be awarded a certificate of completion upon meeting the 75% course attendance requirement.

For courses with assessment component, participants will be awarded the certification of completion upon passing the assessment. Otherwise, a certification of attendance will be issued instead upon meeting the 75% course attendance requirement.

Please click on the "Register" button to view the updated course schedule and fees on the Skills Training & Enhancement Portal (STEP).
Please click on the "Register" button to view the updated course schedule and fees on the Skills Training & Enhancement Portal (STEP).

Last updated on 28 Dec 2023

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