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CISCO ACADEMY CCNAv7 Part 3: Enterprise Networking, Security and Automation

Computing Adults part-time HE


Enterprise Networking, Security and Automation CISCO Academy CCNAv7 Part 3

Our industry experienced teaching staff will provide you with a comprehensive instructor led, classroom-based delivery. 

 This CCNA course follows on from the Introduction to Networks and Switching, Routing and Wireless essentials. You will learn through theory and practical sessions how networking architecture is used to design, secure, operate, and troubleshoot enterprise networks. It covers wide area network (WAN) technologies and quality of service (QoS) mechanisms used for secure remote access along with the introduction of software-defined networking, virtualisation and automation concepts that support the digitalisation of networks. 

Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 29/02/2024
Type: Part Time
Length: 16 weeks
Day(s): Thursday
Time(s): 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Fees: £350.00

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Course Information

Entry requirements

You will need:




  • Experience working within an IT based role 
  • Networking infrastructure  
Course content

You will study:

  • Single-Area OSPFv2 Concepts & Configuration 
  • Network Security Concepts  
  • ACL Concepts 
  • ACLs for IPv4 Configuration 
  • NAT for IPV4 
  • WAN Concepts 
  • VPN and IPsec Concepts 
  • QoS Concepts 
  • Network Management 
  • Network Design 
  • Network Troubleshooting 
  • Network Virtualisation 
  • Network Automation 
Qualifications gained

You will gain:

  •  Cisco CCNA 3: Enterprise Networking, Security and Automation Certificate of Completion 
Further study and career options

Course progression: 

Cisco CCNP  

Cisco CCIE  

CompTIA Security+  

CompTIA A+  


Career progression: 

Network system analyst 

Senior network technician 

Network Engineer 

Network and Security Engineer 

IT Network Manager 

Desktop Support Engineer 

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Funding Information

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Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

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Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.