CCNA Routing and Switching Training



As Enterprises migrate toward controller based architectures, the role and skills required of a core network engineer are evolving and more vital than ever. To prepare for this network transition, the CCNA Routing and Switching certification will not only prepare you with the knowledge of foundational technologies, but ensure you stay relevant with skill sets needed for the adoption of next generation technologies.

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Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this certification.

Exams

CCNA Routing and Switching Certification candidates are required to pass either The CCNA Composite Exam OR the ICND1 & ICND2 Exams.

Option 1: 200-125 CCNA Composite Exam

Exam Number: 200-125
Associated Certifications: CCNA Routing & Switching
Duration: 90 minutes (60-70 questions)
Available Languages: English, Japanese

Exam Description

This exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills related to network fundamentals, LAN switching technologies, IPv4 and IPv6 routing technologies, WAN technologies, infrastructure services, infrastructure security, and infrastructure management.



Option 2: 100-105 ICND1 Exam & 200-105 ICND2 Exam

ICND1 Exam Number 100-105

 

Associated Certifications: CCENT, CCNA Routing & Switching, CCDA, CCNA Security, CCNA Service Provider Operations, CCNA Collaboration, CCNA Wireless
Duration: 90 minutes (45-55 questions)
Available Languages: English, Japanese

Exam Description

This exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills related to network fundamentals, LAN switching technologies, routing technologies, infrastructure services, and infrastructure maintenance.

 

ICND2 Exam Number 200-105

Associated Certifications: CCNA Routing & Switching
Duration: 90 minutes (45-55 questions)
Available Languages: English, Japanese

Exam Description

This exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills related to LAN switching technologies, IPv4 and IPv6 routing technologies, WAN technologies, infrastructure services, and infrastructure maintenance.

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INE offers rack rentals that support all of our self-paced and instructor-led CCIE product lines, including Routing & Switching, Data Center, Collaboration, Security, and Service Provider. In addition to 24-hour hardware support, INE rack rentals come with simplified scheduling and advanced management control and utilize the same hardware and software used in the actual CCIE lab exams.

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All rack tokens you purchase are placed into your account, and you then draw from those tokens to rent time as-needed. The exact number of tokens needed will vary depending on your individual training goals, current experience level, and the type of rack you are renting.

In general, our instructors advise planning for about 100 - 150 hours of total rack practice time for a CCNA certification.

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The CCNA R&S Workbooks Are Essential Tools In CCNA Preparation!

This online workbook is designed for candidates who are preparing for Cisco’s CCNA Routing & Switching certification exam. It features the essentials of operating Cisco IOS devices such as routers and switches and covers basic firewall configuration, helping candidates learn to configure, verify, and troubleshoot protocols.

This workbook contains five full-scale labs and covers all the topics that candidates need to gain a good understanding of routing protocols, switching technologies, and verification with various IOS commands.

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There are a few different paths you can take when preparing for your certification exams. INE's expert instructors recommend viewing/attending our training in the following order to ensure success.


To achieve your CCNA, you have the option of taking the CCNA Routing & Switching Composite exam or both the ICND1 and ICND2 exams. INE recommends going with option #2 - taking both the ICND1 and ICND2 exams. One advantage of going with option #2 is that you will achieve your CCENT certification once you pass the ICND1 exam, which is a huge milestone in your CCNA journey.


1. Prepare for the ICND1 exam

Review the following topics covered on the ICND1 exam and watch the correlating INE Training Videos:

-Network Fundamentals
-LAN Switching Fundamentals
-Routing Fundamentals
-Infrastructure Services
-Infrastructure Maintenance

You will automatically gain full access to INE's entire video library of 11,000+ training videos through the included All Access Pass with your CCNA Routing & Switching Bootcamp purchase. Our All Access Pass is also available to purchase separately here.



2. Rent time on our rack equipment to practice

INE offers rack rentals that support all of our self-paced and instructor-led product lines, including Routing & Switching, Data Center, Collaboration, Security, and Service Provider. In addition to 24-hour hardware support, INE rack rentals come with simplified scheduling and advanced management control and utilize the same hardware and software used in the actual lab exams.

All rack tokens you purchase are placed into your account, and you then draw from those tokens to rent time as-needed. The exact number of tokens needed will vary depending on your individual training goals, current experience level, and the type of rack you are renting. In general, our instructors advise planning for about 100 - 150 hours of total rack practice time for a CCNA certification. Currently, CCNA Routing & Switching Racks cost 3 Rack Rental Tokens per hour.

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3. Practice with INE's ICND1 Lab Workbook

The sections and tasks within the ICND1 workbook are designed to give you hands-on experience with the majority of topics covered in the CCNA Routing & Switching exams.

Our CCNA ICND1 workbook is available in our All Access Pass.




4. Take the ICND1 Practice Exam

This practice exam consists of 60 multiple-choice questions based on the topics in the CCENT/CCNA ICND1 100-105 Exam Topics blueprint. These questions will test your knowledge across a broad spectrum of Routing & Switching technologies. Like the real exam, this practice exam is timed, and you will have 1 hour and 30 minutes to complete. Once time has expired, the practice exam will end and you will be shown the results of your attempt. You will be able to review each question in the exam and compare your submitted answers to the correct ones. You may continue taking the exam after time expires. All questions are multiple choice, and some questions have multiple answers. Please read each question carefully.

You can take the ICND1 Practice Exam as many times as you want. We recommend you take this practice exam until you can score at least a 85%.

You can view the practice exam by logging into our All Access Pass.


5. Take the CCNA Bootcamp Entrance Assessment

When signing up for any instructor-led class, it's always helpful to know in advance, "Am I ready for this? Do I have the prerequisite knowledge or skills?" If you are considering attending INE's CCNA Routing & Switching Bootcamp, this free assessment is designed to help you answer that question. If you can repeatedly pass this exam with a score of 90% or above, you should feel comfortable that you're ready to attend our class. Primary emphasis should be given to questions assessing your knowledge on the Cisco IOS command-line.

You can view the entrance assessment by logging into your Free INE Members Account.


6. Review what you learned with INE's CCNA Routing & Switching Bootcamp

Our CCNA Routing & Switching Bootcamp should be considered an essential learning tool for any aspiring CCNA candidate. Our five-day live, onsite bootcamp will provide you with an unparalleled training opportunity to fine tune your knowledge and gain valuable exam preparation skills.
During the course of the bootcamp, you will learn about VLANs, Switching, IPv4 and IPv6 addressing, IP Routing Technologies, WAN Technologies, Network Security, and much more. The primary emphasis of this Bootcamp is coverage of ICND2 topics, but ICND1 topics are covered as well.

Click here to learn more about our CCNA Routing & Switching Bootcamp.



7. Take & pass your ICND1 Exam

Certification exams are offered at locations throughout the world. To register for an exam, contact Pearson VUE, the primary test delivery partner for Cisco.






🏆CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR CCENT CERTIFICATION🏆




8. Prepare for the ICND2 exam

Review the following topics covered on the ICND2 exam and watch the correlating INE Training Videos:

-LAN Switching Technologies
-Routing Technologies
-WAN Technologies
-Infrastructure Services
-Infrastructure Maintenance

You will find all INE training videos in our All Access Pass. You will automatically receive an All Access Pass with any INE Bootcamp purchase.



9. Practice with INE's ICND2 Lab Workbook

INE's ICND2 Workbook is an essential tool as part of your preparations for pursuing your CCNA certification. The sections and tasks within this workbook are designed to give you hands-on experience with many of the topics covered in the ICND2 200-105 Certification Exam. Using Cisco's free Packet Tracer software, you'll be able to practice a wide variety of subjects including VLANs, Spanning-Tree, EIGRP, IPv6, Access-Lists and more!

Our CCNA ICND2 workbook is available in our All Access Pass.



10. Take the ICND2 Practice Exam

This practice exam consists of 60 multiple-choice questions based on the topics in the CCNA 200-105 Exam Topics blueprint. These questions will test your knowledge across a broad spectrum of CCNA-level Routing & Switching technologies. Like the real exam, this practice exam is timed, and you will have 1 hour and 30 minutes to complete. Once time has expired, the practice exam will end and you will be shown the results of your attempt. You will be able to review each question in the exam and compare your submitted answers to the correct ones. You may continue taking the exam after time expires. All questions are multiple choice, and some questions have multiple answers. Please read each question carefully.

You can view the practice exam by logging into our All Access Pass.


11. Take & pass your ICND2 Exam

Certification exams are offered at locations throughout the world. To register for an exam, contact Pearson VUE, the primary test delivery partner for Cisco.




🏆CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR CCNA CERTIFICATION🏆