Curriculum Overview

The courses in the CCNA Version 7.0 curriculum help students develop a comprehensive foundation for designing, securing, operating, and troubleshooting modern computer networks, on the scale from small business networks to enterprise networks, with an emphasis on hands-on learning and essential career skills like problem solving and collaboration.

Career Prep

By the end of the CCNA course series, students gain practical, hands-on experience preparing them for the CCNA certification exam and career-ready skills for associate-level roles in the Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) industry.

Learning Components

  • Hands-on labs and Cisco Packet Tracer
    network simulation activities
  • Videos, activities, and quizzes reinforce learning
  • Exams to measure learning outcomes
  • Assessment features to ensure exam security
    and integrity


  • Target Audience: Students interested in pursuing an IT-related career
  • Prerequisites: None. Vocational students often take IT Essentials or equivalent knowledge prior to CCNA
  • Course Delivery: Instructor-led
  • Estimated Time to Complete: 200 hours
  • Recommended Next Course: CCNP Enterprise Core, CCNA CyberOps, CyberOps Associate, DevNet Associate, Python or Emerging Tech Workshops