Prepare for the Cisco CCNA with a Certification Program

The Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification program provides knowledge essential for maintaining computer networks.

The one-year, fast-paced Cisco CCNA certification program offers students hands-on training and industry-focused lectures to develop proficiency needed to install, configure, and troubleshoot networks within business infrastructures.

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Why Enroll in the CISCO CCNA Certification Program

With the CISCO CCNA certification program, students learn about the latest networking technologies and develop skills needed in the modern IT industry. Upon completing the program, students:

    • Learn techniques to maintain smooth functioning of computer network systems.
    • Gain exposure to Switched LAN Emulation networks made up of CISCO™ equipment.
    • Prepare a solid foundation for vendor certifications required by top employers.
    • Earn credits to be used toward future certificate or degree programs.


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Build Pathway to Advance Your Career with the CISCO CCNA Certification

Fast-track your networking career with expert guidance from qualified faculty. The CISCO CCNA certification program allows students to learn skills required to prepare for targeted vendor exams as validation of their expertise. Students learn competency to seek new opportunities or move up the corporate ladder as a skilled network engineer.

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With the CISCO Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification, students receive hands-on instructions from highly trained faculty about the essentials required to become a skilled networking professional. The certification program allows students to:

    • Gain knowledge about network design and topologies that interact to form a secure IT network.
    • Become adept at installing and configuring small to medium-sized routed or switched networks.
    • Learn operating and troubleshooting computer networks to ensure smooth performance.
    • Learn implementation and verification of network connections to remote sites in WAN.

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With a fast-paced CCNA certification, students gain foundational knowledge to seek entry in networking professions.

The Blue Ridge CTC’s Cisco CCNA certification develops workforce-ready skills through hands-on training and expert guidance from highly trained faculty.

The Cisco CCNA certification program allows students to learn all the core concepts and theories related to computer network systems to prepare for a potential profession as a Network Engineer. The CCNA certification equips students with skills to perform various tasks related to maintaining various computer networks.


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