A Quick Glance

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    Delegate obtains high salary

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    Certified trainers in CCNP

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    Grants abilities to use your Cisco products to their maximum potential

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    Ideal for network delegates

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    Domain understanding of network solutions

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    Understands the local and wide area networks

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    Knowledge of routeing and switching

CCNA is offered by Cisco as a part of its technical certifications. The CCNA is a level above Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT). It is just below the CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional).  Cisco offers five Cisco Career Certification programs and levels of accreditation. The different certifications are:

  • Entry Level
  • Professional Level
  • Associate
  • Experienced  
  • Architect

Cisco aligned certification and training curricula with developing business job roles in its latest update. There are now many different types of CCNA. The "CCNA Routing and Switching" are the nearest to the original CCNA. Other kinds of CCNA focus on security, collaboration, cloud, security operations. CCNA also focuses on design, data centre technologies, industrial plants, service providers, and wireless.

Who should take this course

  • Network Support Technicians
  • Network Engineers
  • Network Administrators
  • Help Desk Technicians


Before taking this course, Candidates must have knowledge of CCNA Certification course


What Will You Learn

  • Increases customer satisfaction as problems are solved quickly
  • Cisco certification demonstrates your Cisco expertise
  • Planning Maintenance for Complex Networks
  • Planning Troubleshooting Process
  • Lowers downtime as skilled professionals handle issues when they arise
  • Maintenance and Troubleshooting Tools and Applications
  • Maintaining and Troubleshooting
  • Sanctions you to get the most out of your IT share
  • Certified employees can command a higher salary
  • Certified Cisco networking experts hold the knowledge to succeed
  • Cisco Provides the right skills to ease into deployment
  • Maintaining and Troubleshooting Routing-Based Solutions
  • Certified Cisco networking experts are vastly recognised and sought after
  • Maintaining and Troubleshooting Network Security Solutions
  • Maintaining and Troubleshooting Integrated

What's included

  Course Overview

This  CCNA  Routeing and Switching offered by Pentagon Training is a perfect certification program. Entry-level network engineers can maximize their foundational networking knowledge. Our training module imparts to the delegates industry-ready knowledge with different solutions.

By the end of the course Cisco provides the delegates  the following skills:

  • Ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks
  • Manage and optimize network systems
  •  focus on network infrastructure


  •  Exam Type: Objective
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Pass %age: 45
  • Closed or Open Book Exam

  Course Content


  • AAA configuration
  • Building VoIP security
  • IOS firewalls
  • The essence behind cryptography
  • Digital signatures
  • Configuring Cisco routers using IOS Software security topographies
  • Configuring network expedients to restrict access from anywhere
  • Maintaining the integrity of network traffic
  • Locking down the Cisco Router
  • PKI and asymmetric encryption
  • Building IPsec VPNs
  • Closing down the Cisco Switch
  • Configuring Intrusion Protection on Cisco devices
  • Setting site-to-site VPNs
  • Firewall features on Cisco devices
  • Constructing a cohesive security policy
  • VRFs

Solutions for Network Security Maintenance and Troubleshooting

  • Security Troubleshooting
  • Features of Security Troubleshooting
  • Security Features Review

Maintaining and Troubleshooting Integrated

  • Troubleshooting Complex Environments

Maintenance and Troubleshooting Tools and Applications

  • Assembling a Basic Diagnostic Toolkit Using Cisco IOS Software
  • Using Specialized Maintenance and Troubleshooting Tools

Maintaining and Troubleshooting

  • Troubleshooting VLANs
  • Troubleshooting Spanning Tree
  • Troubleshooting Switched Virtual Interfaces and Inter-VLAN Routing
  • Troubleshooting FHRPs
  • Troubleshooting Performance Problems on Switches

Development Maintenance for Complex Networks

  • Network Maintenance Tools, Applications, and Resources
  • Standard Maintenance Processes and Procedures
  • Applying Maintenance Methodologies

Planning Troubleshooting Processes

  • Using Troubleshooting Methodologies
  • Planning and Implementing Troubleshooting Procedures
  • Integrating Troubleshooting into the Network Maintenance Process

Maintaining and Troubleshooting Routing-Based Solutions

  • Troubleshooting Route Redistribution
  • Troubleshooting Network Layer Connectivity
  • Troubleshooting EIGRP
  • Troubleshooting OSPF
  • Troubleshooting Performance Harms on Routers
  • Troubleshooting BGP

Network Essentials

  • Resolve or escalate
  • Verify & monitor resolution
  • Apply troubleshooting procedures to resolve problems
  • Perform and document fault isolation
  • Configure, verify & troubleshoot IPv4 addressing & subnetting
  • Compare & contrast TCP & UDP protocols
  • Impact of infrastructure components in a network
  • Firewalls, Access Points, Wireless controllers
  • Compare & contrast OSI & TCP/IP models
  • Compare & contrast network topologies
  • Star, Mesh, Hybrid
  • Select the appropriate cabling type (Straight & Cross)
  • Effects of cloud resources on network architecture
  • Basic virtual network infrastructure
  • Compare & contrast collapsed core and three-tier architecture

LAN Switching Technologies

  • Trunk ports, Add & remove VLANs on a trunk
  • MAC learning & ageing, Frame switching, Frame flooding, MAC address table
  • PortFast, BPDU guard
  • DTP, VTP (v1&v2), and 802.1Q Native VLAN
  • Configure & verify Layer 2 protocols
  • Configure, test, & troubleshoot (Layer 2/Layer 3) EtherChannel
  • Static, PAGP, LACP
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inter-switch connectivity
  • Configure, test & troubleshoot STP related optional features
  • STP mode (PVST+ and RPVST+), STP root bridge selection
  • Define the benefits of switch stacking & chassis aggregation
  • Interpret Ethernet frame format
  • Cisco Discovery Protocol, LLDP
  • Troubleshoot interface & cable issues (collisions, errors, duplex, speed)
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot VLANs (standard/extended range) spanning multiple switches
  • Access ports (data & voice), Default VLAN
  • Describe & check switching concepts
  • Configure, verify, & troubleshoot STP protocols

CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) Schedules

Course Name Duration Dates Price
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days London
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Manchester
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Dublin
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Virtual
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Milton Keynes
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Sheffield
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days London
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Birmingham
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Cambridge
CCNA Training (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 5 days Virtual