CISCO Networking Academy
The New England Institute CISCO Networking Academy program prepares students for CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) certification and professional career opportunities in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Students gain practical skills in designing, configuring and installing computer internetworks using equipment such as routers and switches - ICT skills that employers want.
Developed by CISCO Systems USA, CISCO Networking Academy courses are delivered worldwide only by authorised training partners adhering to strict quality assurance procedures and using uniform e-learning curricula, hands-on labs and online assessments.
Semester 1 2013 Courses at New England Institute
This program teaches networking protocols and theory at a university course level. Students learn the basics of routing, switching, and advanced technologies to prepare for the CCNA certification and entry level networking careers. (Cert 4 and Diploma level - this is currently the main program offered by the NEI CISCO Networking Academy). These courses can also be included in your studies towards other TAFE ICT qualifications.
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This program teaches networking concepts and applications relevant to home and small business networks (Cert 3 and Cert 4 level)
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Why study CISCO Academy programs at NEI?
It's cost-effective! Residents of the New England North West can now study close to home without taking leave or incurring travel and accommodation expenses. NEI's CISCO Networking Academy courses and resources are the same as those offered by leading universities and lead to exactly the same CCNA certification. The cost of TAFE courses is considerably less than university courses.
You can study at TAFE and earn credits for selected university IT degree courses. Successful completion of NEI’s CISCO Academy program prepares you for CCNA certification that may articulate into selected university IT degree courses. Please check the articulation rules for the universities.
CCNA certification gives job seekers and career changers a competitive edge in a field where employment opportunities are on the rise.
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