Networking Essentials

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Networking Essentials 


Networking Essentials teaches networking based on environments students may encounter in daily life, including small office and home office networking. This course provides an engaging, self-paced learning experience using Packet Tracer simulation, interactive activities and learning with your own devices at home.




Develop a foundational understanding of the high-level network architecture and how a network operates. 

  • Developers, cybersecurity, business analysts, or other professionals will gain essential networking knowledge. 

  • Students can establish a launching point for many career pathways, from cybersecurity to software to business and more.


Estimated Time to Completion: 70 hours


Prerequisites: None


Course Delivery: Self-Paced, Instructor-led


Learning Component Highlights:

  • 20 modules and 19 practice labs

  • 24 Cisco Packet Tracer activities

  • 130+ interactive activities, videos, & quizzes

  • 5 module exams

  • 1 final exam and 1 skills assessment (Instructor-led only)


Course Recognitions: 

  • Certificate of Completion

  • Digital Badge (Instructor-led only)