The CCNA Security certification lays the foundation for job roles such as Network Security Specialist, Security Administrator and Network Security Support Engineer. It is the first step for individuals wishing to obtain their CCNP Security certification.
In addition, the National Systems Security (INFOSEC) and the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) recognizes the Cisco CCNA Security courseware meets CNSS 4011 training.
A valid CCENT or a valid CCNA Routing and Switching or any CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.
Implementing Cisco Network Security (IINS)
CCNA Security certifications are valid for three years. To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:
For a complete list of available network security training, visit the Security Training page.
The only authorized publisher of books for Cisco certification self-study and network technology learning is Cisco Press. Visit Cisco Press for the latest publications to help prepare you for your certification.
CCNA Security Video Data Sheet
Learn more about the benefits and requirements associated with achieving a CCNA Security certification. (5:18 min)
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