Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA): Routing & Switching

As Enterprises migrate toward controller-based architectures, the role and skills required of a core network engineer are evolving and more vital than ever. To prepare for this network transition, the CCNA Routing and Switching certification will not only prepare you with the knowledge of foundational technologies, but ensure you stay relevant with skill sets needed for the adoption of next generation technologies.

Course Features

Course Schedule

Course Outline

Building a Simple Network

Summary: Introduction to the basic types of networks and cisco software & equipment that are used to build a simple network.

  • Exploring the Functions of Networking
  • Understanding the Host-to-Host Communications Model
  • Introducing LANs
  • Operating Cisco IOS Software
  • Starting a Switch
  • Understanding Ethernet and Switch Operation
  • Troubleshooting Common Switch Media Issues

Establishing Internet Connectivity

Summary: Understanding the type of IP layers used in routing network within the ecosystem of a cisco enabled network.

  • Understanding the TCP/IP Internet Layer
  • Understanding IP Addressing and Subnets
  • Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
  • Exploring the Functions of Routing
  • Configuring a Cisco Router
  • Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
  • Enabling Static Routing
  • Learning Basics of ACL
  • Enabling Internet Connectivity

Summary Challenge

Summary: Activities to recap first 2 subtopics

  • Establish Internet Connectivity
  • Troubleshoot Internet Connectivity

Implementing Scalable Medium-Sized Networks

Summary: To create network topologies that can facilitate a medium sized network. This includes creating VLANs and experimenting routing protocols to derive the best option.

  • Implementing and Troubleshooting VLANs and Trunks
  • Building Redundant Switched Topologies
  • Improving Redundant Switched Topologies with
  • EtherChannel
  • Routing Between VLANs
  • Using a Cisco IOS Network Device as a DHCP Server
  • Understanding Layer 3 Redundancy
  • Implementing RIPv2

Introducing IPv6

Summary: An introduction into basic IPV6 and its configuration

  • Introducing Basic IPv6
  • Understanding IPv6 Operation
  • Configuring IPv6 Static Routes
  • Troubleshooting Basic Connectivity
  • Troubleshooting IPv4 Network Connectivity
  • Troubleshooting IPv6 Network Connectivity

Implementing Network Device Security

Summary: Experimenting with security for networking devices such as a router or switch to

strengthen the security of the network and access levels.

  • Securing Administrative Access
  • Implementing Device Hardening
  • Implementing Advance Security

Implementing an EIGRP-Based Solution

Summary: Introduction into the use of EIGRP for organizations and its implementation methods for IPv4 and IPv6

  • Implementing EIGRP
  • Implementing EIGRP for IPv6

Summary Challenge

Summary: Troubleshooting activity to recap the previous subtopics

  • Troubleshooting a Medium-Sized Network
  • Troubleshooting Scalable Medium-Sized Network

Implementing a Scalable OSPF-Based Solution

Summary: Understanding the widely used routing protocol – OSPF and the types of implementation involved for optimum efficiency.

  • Understanding OSPF
  • Multiarea OSPF IPv4 Implementation
  • Implementing OSPFv3 for IPv6
  • Troubleshooting Multiarea OSPF

Implementing Wide-Area Networks

Summary: Understanding WAN, its place in the networking arena and the implementation. A look into security options such as GRE. Exploring quality of service via cisco devices and licensing options.

  • Understanding WAN Technologies
  • Understanding Point-to-Point Protocols
  • Configuring GRE Tunnels
  • Configuring Single-Homed EBGP
  • Network Device Management
  • Implementing Basic Network Device Management
  • Evolution of Intelligent Networks
  • Introducing QoS
  • Managing Cisco Devices
  • Licensing

Summary Challenge

Summary: A recap on the previously explored subtopics

  • Troubleshooting Scalable Multiarea Network
  • Implementing and Troubleshooting Scalable Multiarea Network


  • Install & Configure Cisco switches and routers in multiprotocol internetworking
  • Provide troubleshooting services & Improve network performance
  • Perform task in the planning, design, installation, Operation and troubleshooting in Ethernet, TCP/IP networks
  • Understand and describe different WAN technologies and network architectures
  • Understand and describe the operations and benefits of virtual private networks (VPNs) and tunnelling
  • Understand, configure, and troubleshoot serial, broadband and tunnelling connections; and Network Address Translation (NAT) operations
  • Monitor and troubleshoot network operations using syslog, SNMP, and NetFlow
  • Network administrators
  • Network engineers
  • Network Security Analysts
  • Those who are interested in working on CISCO Routers and switches and be able to perform advanced installation and configuration of LANWAN Networks
  • Understand the concepts of IP Addressing and introduction to IPv6 and wireless networking.
  • Those interested in troubleshooting CISCO networks.

There are no prerequisites for this course. However good foundation skills in networking is recommended to help ease candidate’s understanding as this is a bootcamp program.

Payment Methods

We offer the following options:
  • Cash
  • HRDF Claimable
  • Maybank Ezpay (Up to 24 months @ 0% Interest)
  • CIMB Easy Pay (Up to 24 months @ 0% Interest)
  • Cash Installment (Case by case basis)

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