NETWORK PLANNING AND ENGINEERING (CCNA) This course covers the full CISCO curriculum for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). At the end of this course the candidate should master the principles of routing and switching and configuration of Cisco routers and switches, the design, development and maintenance of Local Area Network (LAN) and its security. This course consists of several practical sessions and students will be practicing with live Cisco routers and switches. COURSE CONTENT Internetworking Introduction to TCP/IP Subnetting, Variable Length Subnet Masks (VLSMs), and Troubleshooting TCP/IP Cisco's Internetworking Operating System (IOS) and Security Device Manager (SDM) Managing a Cisco Internetwork IP Routing (RIP &RIPv2) Enhanced IGRP (EIGRP) and Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) Layer 2 Switching and Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Virtual LANs (VLANs) Security Network Address Translation (NAT) Cisco's Wireless Technologies Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Wide Area Networks (WAN) Duration Corporate training - 5 Days Individual training - 4 Weeks (weekdays) Individual training - 8 Weeks (Weekends) Benefits Mastering the principle of Network planning and Engineering gives you an edge in the labor market. Writing the CCNA professional exam after this course is a plus as it stands you out as a professional with exceptional skills and can also pay your bills as an entrepreneur. This is a highly sought after professional skill in the labor market with high pay package and benefits.