Cisco CCNA R&S 1 - CCENT Preparation Stage 1
About the Course
This course provides you with the skills and knowledge associated with gaining your CCENT Industry level Certification as a foundational step in gaining your full CCNA R&S (Routing and Switching) certification. You will be working with the international Cisco Network Academy materials online but facilitated and led by a qualified NetAcad Instructor.
The course is the first of two preparing you towards the CCENT and together they may provide advanced standing into both the Certificate IV in IT Networking and the Diploma of IT Networking offered through TAFE Western.
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|
There are no entry requirements for this course.
These competencies are preparatory to obtaining the Industry Certification in CCENT. CCENT is the foundation Certification for the Cisco CCNA R&S Certification series. This course is followed by Cisco NetAcad CCNA R&S 2 – Routing and Switching Essentials – CCENT Preparation Stage 2
Recognition of Prior Learning
TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:
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
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Where can I study?
Enrolment Code: 166-54553V02-18MUD-011
How will I study?
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 per week part time, 18 hours per week full time.
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.
This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.
Units of Competency
|ICTNWK404||Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network|
|ICTNWK410||Install hardware to a network|
|ICTTEN416||Install, configure and test an internet protocol network|
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 . Part Time study (18 weeks - 10 hours per week)
Course length: 10 hours per week for 18 Weeks
What will I pay?
This course is delivered and assessed in conjunction with the Cisco Networking Academy. You will be working with the International Cisco Network Academy materials online but facilitated and led by a qualified NetAcad Instructor.
This course is the first of two preparing you towards the CCENT and together they may provide advanced standing into both the Certificate IV in IT Networking and 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