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CCNA

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Kennysevenfold, 11 Sep 2009.

  1. Kennysevenfold

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 9 Sep 2008

    Posts: 7,945

    Location: Glasgow

    Evening all :)

    Got the chance to do this subject as part of my main course for free.

    Just wondering if it is worth it, and of any value in the industry.?

    Thnaks :)
     
  2. zetec452

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 15 Sep 2003

    Posts: 9,454

    It has value but only with experience. Could be a way in to a company though.
     
  3. Dist

    Soldato

    Joined: 1 Jun 2005

    Posts: 5,160

    Location: Kent

    The certification is quite common now so not realy worth much in itself. If you dont have a lot of networking knowledge though the CCNA curiculum covers a great deal so can still be worthwhile taking.
     
  4. Kennysevenfold

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 9 Sep 2008

    Posts: 7,945

    Location: Glasgow

    Hmmm might as well just do it as its free :p
    Get the option to do the CCNP next year if all goes well this year :)
     
  5. Sharlaw

    Hitman

    Joined: 4 Jul 2008

    Posts: 801

    Location: UK - Maidenhead

    Go for it, there's no reason not too and any extra qualificaion under your belt can help.
     
  6. Tom84

    Capodecina

    Joined: 22 Sep 2006

    Posts: 16,080

    Location: Chelmsford, Essex

    Definitely do it, I'm looking to do my CCNA soon as it's really fundamental to my company
     
  7. Abz

    Hitman

    Joined: 27 Jul 2004

    Posts: 678

    Location: London

    Your going to MDX University?
     
  8. Stoned_SpaZZZ

    Hitman

    Joined: 9 Nov 2005

    Posts: 769

    Location: places..

    If you can do it for free then i think it would be silly not to!

    Sure its not thw worlds best qualification, but it will show you have a decent enough understanding of networking and can setup cisco gear, wich is always a usefull skill.