Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
CCNA validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size route and switched networks, including implementation and verification of connections to remote sites in a WAN. CCNA curriculum includes basic mitigation of security threats, introduction to wireless networking concepts and terminology, and performance-based skills. This new curriculum also includes (but is not limited to) the use of these protocols: IP, Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), Serial Line Interface Protocol Frame Relay, Routing Information Protocol Version 2 (RIPv2),VLANs, Ethernet, access control lists (ACLs).
You must pass the CCNA exam ($250) or pass both the Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 exam ($125) and the Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2 exam ($125). Training is available but not required.
CCNA Exam Cost
We get a lot of emails asking how much it costs to sit the CCNA exam. To find out how much the Cisco CCNA exam will cost in your country you can look at the Cisco price list on the Pearson VUE website. Find your country in the list and look for the correct CCNA exam code, currently 640-802.