Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

The Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) covers everything you need to be able to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot Cisco networks.

Course overview

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

The CCNA certification course is a globally recognised credential and covers a range of networking topics. If you are seeking to expand your existing skills, this course enhances your networking expertise, career prospects, and industry recognition.

What you'll learn

  • Topics
    WLCs, access points, servers, & endpoints
    Network topology architectures
    Layer 1 interfaces & cabling
    Networking protocols
    IP addressing basics & configuration
    IPv4 subnetting
    Virtualisation concepts
    Spanning tree protocol
    Cisco wireless architecture & WLAN components
    Static & dynamic routing
    Configuring & verifying NAT
    NTP, DNS, & DHCP
    SNMP, Syslog, & PHB for QoS
    Configuring SSH, FTP, & TFTP
    AAA security & VPN types
    Configuring & verifying ACLs
    Configuring port security, DHCP snooping, & DAI
    APIs & Cisco DNA centre
How you'll be assessed

Your assessment will take 120 minutes to complete and feature 100-120 multiple-choice questions.


Upon successfully passing the examination, you’ll receive your Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification. This is a digital certificate.

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Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.


Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Study time

80 guided learning hours (Full-time: 1 - 2 months, Part-time: 3 - 4 months)


1 x 120-minute multiple-choice exam, featuring 100-120 questions


Internet access and email


Students who have either completed CompTIA A+ and Network+ or already have equivalent knowledge

Ideal for

Network engineers, data/telecoms engineers or telecoms support engineer



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What's included

When you enrol with Learning People, you get so much more than just a course.

  • On-demand platform access
    eBooks, video lessons, and practice exams
    Expert support and mentoring
    Interactive practice labs
    CV and LinkedIn support
    Monthly careers workshops
    Learning People Alumni membership
    TOTUM student card

Learn the Learning People way

Be in control of your learning journey. Enjoy flexible and self-paced training that fits around your schedule. Learn when and where it suits you.

Our training is regularly updated to align with the latest technologies and trends, so you can be confident that you're equipped with the most up-to-date knowledge and skills.

Learn from the best in the field. Interact with our industry experts, ask your questions, and seek advice. We have the knowledge you need to succeed.

Globally recognised certifications that hold real value in your chosen industry. We’ll create a unique pathway, so you’re equipped with the certifications you need for the job you want.

Why become a Cisco Certified Network Associate?

Becoming CCNA certified offers global industry recognition, enhancing job prospects and career growth in diverse sectors. It validates your networking expertise by allowing you to acquire Cisco related skills in network installation, management and troubleshooting.

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Salary projection

Average Salary after completing


You can earn an average of £47,988.00 a year

IT Network Engineer
Average salary you can earn
Network Architect

You can earn an average of £47,988.00 a year

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