Cybersecurity

CCNA Security

Develop the skills needed to design and support the integrity of network devices.

By Cisco Networking Academy

Build and Secure Networks

Picture yourself as a security professional with the mission to protect your company’s data from theft, damage or disruption. Potential harm can come from a variety of sources. And the risk can quickly scale to a high-consequence event where you’ll have to react using the right knowledge. CCNA Security prepares you for tasks like these by developing the skills needed to design, implement and support security for network devices and ensure their integrity. Start building your expertise today and become an in-demand security professional tomorrow! Recommended preparation: CCNA: Introduction to Networks and CCNA: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials or equivalent knowledge.

You'll Learn These Core Skills:

  • Acquire working knowledge of network security principals.
  • Design, implement and support security for networked devices & data.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.
  • Gain industry recognized skills aligned with the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework.
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Length: 
70 hours
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Level: Advanced
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Learning Type: Instructor-led

Coursework

11 Chapters
Practice Labs
Cisco Packet Tracer Activities
Interactive Activities
Final Exam

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