SIMAD-CISCO NETWORK ACADEMY delivers a comprehensive 21st century learning experience to help students develop the foundational ICT skills needed to design, build, and manage networks along with career skills such as problem solving, collaboration, and critical thinking. Students complete hands-on learning activities and network simulations to develop practical skills that will help them fill a growing need for networking professionals around the world.

Objectives

-To promote knowledge and awareness of Information Technology principles and applications to the real world business environment.

-To provide the range of concepts, knowledge, skills, practical experience and application needed for every SMAD students.

-To prepare students for entry-level career opportunities, continuing education, and globally-recognized Cisco CCENT and CCNA certifications.

Courses

IT Essentials 1: PC Hardware and Software curriculum which provides an introduction to the computer hardware and software skills needed

IT Essentials 2: E-learning solution with an emphasis on practical experience to help students develop fundamental computer skills, along with essential career skills.

CCNA Discovery: Provides general networking theory, practical experience, and opportunities for career exploration and soft-skills development.

CCNA Exploration: provides an integrated and comprehensive coverage of networking topics, from fundamentals to advanced applications and services.

CCNP: Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions.

The CCNP certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. Those who achieve CCNP have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network technician, support engineer, systems engineer or network engineer.