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Cisco Certified Network Associate
CCNA
CERTIFICATION TYPE
Entry-Level, Hardware, Network
DESCRIPTION: Apprentice-level certificaiton for installing, configuring, and operating LAN, WAN and dial-access services for small networks.
LAST UPGRADE: Exam option added in 2003: one or two tests offered.
# CERTIFIED: 700,000+ total certified in Cisco program (source: CertCities, Oct. 2005)
REQUIRED PREREQUISITES: None
REC. LEVEL OF  EXPERIENCE: 6 months or less
# OF EXAMS: 1 or 2
NOTES REGARDING EXAMS: For more info, click here. Available at Prometric and Pearson Vue.
AVERAGE EXAM PRICE: $ 125
TRAINING/ CLASSES REQUIRED? No
MUST RENEW? Yes
RENEWAL REQUIREMENTS: Every three years. See Cisco's recertification policy for this title here. Passing a CCIE written exam will also recertify this cert.
LANGUAGES: English, Japanese
VENDOR: Cisco


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