Cambridgeshire Libraries CISCO Network Academy

Looking for a career in IT?

Enrol in new CISCO NetAcad free online courses and progress your career. Cambridgeshire Libraries, in partnership with Cisco Networking Academy, provide self-paced introductory courses which enable you to take your first steps on your path to becoming an IT professional.

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You'll find six Cisco NetAcad courses listed below, each course has a final assessment that you can do - if you don't want to do the final assessment, we recommend you do the quizzes and get feedback about your knowledge.

The current course selection will run until the 16 of September 2024.

Courses available

  • Introduction to Cybersecurity: Explore the broad topic of cybersecurity in a way that matters to you.
  • Cybersecurity Essentials: Continues from Introduction to Cybersecurity; develops a foundational understanding of cybersecurity and how it relates to information and network security.
  • Linux Unhatched: The "start from scratch" Linux course. A quick introduction to the popular operating system.
  • Cloud Security: Learn to design, build, and maintain a secure cloud business environment.
  • Get Connected: Introduces you to basic computer and Internet navigation skills.
  • Networking Essentials: Learn basic networking concepts and skills you can put to use right away, no previous networking knowledge is needed.

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These courses can be accessed over library wifi, library computers, and at home.