To complete this topic, students will complete the national training units linked to the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) industry certification. The optional CCENT examination can be undertaken at an approved Australian testing centre.
The topic covers the skills necessary to install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network, including basic network security. The curriculum covers networking fundamentals, WAN technologies, basic security and wireless concepts, routing and switching fundamentals, and configuring simple networks.
Students will also need to be able to justify a design and implementation decision and technology selection based upon enterprise needs.
This topic aims to: