Cisco Systems through their Cisco Networking Academy which has more than 12,000 locations on a worldwide basis teaches over 2 million students each year. Their courses are aligned to internationally recognized certifications.The organization now also offers free online courses.
Apply for Cisco Networking Academy
At present Cisco Networking Academy has five courses that are available:
1. Introduction to Cybeersecurity
Securing devices will continue to be a constant challenge. To this effect, the course would be suitable for many cyber professionals. The duration of the course is 15 hours. More info.
2. Introduction to the Internet of Things
By this year alone, estimatedly 50 billion devices will be connected to the internet. Internet of Things or IoT is expected to create 1.5 million jobs. The duration of the course is 20 hours. More info.
This course devised for entrepreneurs, employed professionals, and would be entrepreneurs consists of 70 hours of study and is designed to help develop an entrepreneurial way of thinking. More info.
4. Programming Essentials in Python
This 70 hour course helps you to learn how to code Python. More info.
5. Linux Essentials
Linux is the most popular operating system. This 70 hour course is developed to help IT professionals expand their career opportunities.
More information is available on the academy’s website.
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