Cisco CCNA R&S 4 - CCNA Preparation Stage 4

About the Course

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge associated with gaining your full CCNA R&S (Routing and Switching) Industry level Certification. You will be working with the international Cisco Network Academy materials online but facilitated and led by a qualified NetAcad Instructor.

CCNA R&S 4 follows on from the Cisco CCNA R&S 3 course and the first two (2) stages that prepared you for the CCENT. You MUST have completed the Cisco CCNA R&S 1, 2 and 3 through the Networking Academy before applying for this course. Search TAFE Western’s website for CCNA R&S 1, 2 and 3 courses.

This is the final course in the series that prepares you to undertake the full CCNA R&S certification examination and may provide advanced standing into the Diploma of IT Networking offered through TAFE NSW.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 166-54585V01
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

Students MUST have successfully completed ALL of the Cisco Networking Academy stages CCNA R&S 1, 2 and 3.

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?


  Starts Anytime


  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-54585V01-18DUB-015


How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
ICTNWK506 Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks

When will I study?

Class attendance is Evening

Attendance is via online and self-directed study. Online video conferencing session are available one evening per week. Evening to be advised.

Course length: 10 hours per week for 18 Weeks

What will I pay?

This course is the final course of four preparing you towards the CCENT and may provide advanced standing the Diploma of IT Networking offered through TAFE Western.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

What do I need?

For successful completion of this course you will need:
• Commitment to online and self-directed study
• Must be able to commit to a minimum of 10 hours of study part time, or 18 hours full time study per week
• Students MUST have successfully completed BOTH of the Cisco Networking Academy stages CCNA R&S 1,2 and 3.
TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.