The Cisco Networking Proficiency Award is designed to equip individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the field of networking and prepare them for a successful career in the workforce. Participants in this PA will gain comprehensive proficiency in Cisco networking technologies and protocols, enabling them to design, implement, and manage complex computer networks.
|Required Core Courses|
|CNIT R101||IT Essentials||3|
|CNIT R120||Cisco CCNA Computer Networking I||4|
|CNIT R121||Cisco CCNA Computer Networking II||4|
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Have the knowledge and aptitude to create a routed network utilizing the proper cabling, IP addressing scheme, and routing protocol.
- Troubleshoot a computer network using a structured methodology.
- Demonstrate the ability to create a layered wireless security defense including strong encryption, MAC filter, complex admin password, and a non-broadcast SSID.
- Design and implement an IP addressing scheme for the network, taking into account factors such as the size of broadcast domains, VLANs, and subnetting requirements.