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IT Essentials V 5.0

CISCO NETWORKING ACADEMY (Courses and Curriculum)

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) - Routing and Switching

This is divided into four semesters:

CCNA R&S 1 - Introduction to Networks

Upon completion of CCNA 1, students have an understanding of networking basics including;

  • Computer hardware and software, electricity, networking terminology and protocols.
  • LANS and WANS, Open systems Interconnection (OSI) model, TCP/IP model.
  • OSI and TCP/IP layers and their fuctions.
  • Network-to network communications.
  • Building simple LANs and performing basic routers and switch configurations
  • Implementing IP addressing schemes

CCNA R&S 2 - Routing and Switching Essentials

Upon completion of CCNA 2, students have an understanding routers and routing including;

  • Switching and VLANs.
  • Spanning - Tree Protocol.
  • Routing and Routing Protocols
  • Access Control Lists (ACLs)
  • Inter-VLAN routing

CCNA R&S 3 - Scaling Networks

Upon completion of CCNA 3, students have an understanding of Switching Basics and Intermediate Routing including;

  • DHCP, DNS operations for IPV4 and IPV6
  • Spanning-Tree Protocol
  • Link aggregation and VLAN Trunk Protocol (VTP)
  • Routing and Routing Protocols, Implementation of RIP, OSPF and EIGRP routing protocols for IPV4 and IPV6

CCNA R&S 4 - Connecting Networks

Upon completion completion of CCNA 4, students have an understing of WAN technologies including;

  • Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).
  • PPP components, session establishment and authentication
  • ISDN uses, services and configuration.
  • Frame relay technology and configuration.
  • IP sec tunneling
  • Network architectures

Costs and Study Details

  • Minimum requirements: O'level and should be Computer literate
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Time of study: Mon-Fri 5-8pm plus weekends
  • Tuition Fees: 600,000/= or US$ 240

Information Technology Essentials (ITE)

Upon successful completion of this course, students will receive a Certificate of Completion for IT Essentials I: PC Hardware and Software. Acquired competencies include:

  • Define information technology (IT) and describe the components of a personal computer
  • Describe how to protect people, equipment, and environments from accidents, damage, and contamination
  • Perform a step-by-step assembly of a desktop computer
  • Explain the purpose of preventive maintenance and identify the elements of the troubleshooting process
  • Install and navigate an operating system
  • Configure computers to connect to an existing network
  • Install and share a printer
  • Upgrade or replace components of a laptop based on customer needs
  • Describe the features, characteristics, and operating systems of mobile devices
  • Implement basic hardware and software security principles
  • Apply good communication skil s and professional behavior while working with customers
  • Perform preventive maintenance and advanced troubleshooting
  • Assess customer needs, analyze possible configurations, and provide solutions or recommendations for hardware,
    operating systems, networking, and security

Costs and Study Details

  • Minimum requirements: O'level and should be Computer literate
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Time of study: Mon-Fri 5-8pm plus weekends
  • Tuition Fees:360,000/=