Cisco CCNA Security (640-554)
This 5 day advanced course will teach you how to identify, lockdown, and secure vulnerabilities in a small to medium enterprise branch network. This course will also help you to enhance your skills in developing security infrastructure, recognizing threats, and mitigating security threats. This course is ideal for network administrators or aspiring network administrators who wish to build a stronger foundation of advanced security concepts.
Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) validates associate-level knowledge and skills required to secure Cisco networks. With a CCNA Security certification, a network professional demonstrates the skills required to develop a security infrastructure, recognize threats and vulnerabilities to networks, and mitigate security threats. This CCNA Security class emphasizes core security technologies, the installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices, and competency in the technologies that Cisco uses in its security structure.
This course also prepares advanced Cisco networking professionals for the latest CCNA Security exam (640-554).
This course teaches students how to secure networks from potential attacks and vulnerabilities in services, such as virtual private networks (VPN) and virtual local area networks (VLAN). The Cisco security suite contains tools that aid in network security, and Cisco CCNA Security training covers how they are used to secure Cisco equipment, as well as overall network security frameworks (i.e. Authentication, Authorization and Accounting).