Candidates must meet the following course requirements so as to facilitate maximum learning absorption of the lectures presented:

  • Candidate must have knowledge of IP addressing and sub-netting, ideally earned during at least one year of experience working in networking or network support
  • If the candidate does not possess such relevant experience, then he or she is recommended to complete the A+ Network+ certifications before attempting this course.
  • Candidate must have a basic understanding of computer systems and network technologies.


Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) validates the ability to install, execute and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network, as it includes basic network security. By earning a CCENT, network professional displays the skills required for entry-level network support job roles – the entry point for many successful careers in networking. MITS provide participants with an enriched learning experience through our comprehensive curriculum. The curriculum encompasses all CCENT scope, including networking fundamentals, WAN technologies, basic security and wireless concepts, routing and switching fundamentals, and configuring simple networks. CCENT is the primary step toward achieving CCNA, which covers medium-size enterprise branch networks with more complicated connections.


Participants who get formal CCENT training with MITS will be able to:

  • Enhance speed and quality of all customer interactions
  • Know how to manage Cisco networks through labs
  • Experience real-life scenarios and hands-on practices during their Cisco training
  • Gain essential insights to create an effective workforce through network utilization


  1. Creating and Building a Simple Network
    • Researching on the Functions of Networking
    • Gain insights on Host-to-Host Communication
    • Introduction to LANs
    • Operating Cisco IOS Software
    • Starting a Switch
    • Ethernet and Switch Concepts
    • Common Switch Media Troubleshooting
  2. Implementing Internet Connectivity
    • Understanding the TCP/IP Internet and Transport
    • Addressing and Subnets
    • Exploring Routing Functions
    • Configuring a Cisco Router
    • The Packet-Delivery Process
    • Static Routing Application
    • Traffic Management using ACLs
    • Enabling Internet Connectivity
  3. Directing Network Device Security
    • Securing Administrative Access
    • Establishing Device Hardening and Traffic Filtering
  4. Creating a Medium-Sized Network
    • Establishing VLANs and Trunks
    • Routing Between VLANs
    • Application of a Cisco Network Device
    • Introduction to WAN Technologies
    • Introduction to Dynamic Routing Protocol
    • Establishing OSPF
  5. Introduction to IPv6
    • Introduction to basic IPv6
    • Configuring IPv6 Routing
  6. Introduction to ICND1 Superlab


Having a CCENT will validate the participant’s ability to operate Cisco networks. By finishing this coursework, participants will be able to expand their knowledge, skills, and abilities to manage and optimize network systems. Moreover, they will be able to:

  • Understand network concepts, principles, tools, strategies and techniques
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot a switch with VLANs and inter switch communications
  • Establish an IP addressing scheme and IP services to address network requirements
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot basic router operation and routing on Cisco devices
  • Interpret and select the appropriate administrative tasks requires for a WLAN
  • Determine and detect security threats to a network and plan methods to eliminate those threats


This course is suitable for the following professionals:

  • Junior network engineer
  • Entry level support technician
  • Telecom support engineer

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