What you’ll learn in this course

The Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 2 (ICND2) v3.0 course helps you prepare for the Cisco CCNA® Routing and Switching certification and for associate-level routing and switching network engineering roles. This course gives you the knowledge and skills you need to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot a small enterprise network. In addition this latest revision provides an understanding of Quality-of-Service (QoS) elements and their applicability and of how virtualized and cloud services will interact with and impact enterprise networks, along with an overview of network programmability and the related controller types and tools that are available to support Software-Defined Network (SDN) architectures.

This course is the second of two courses in a series that can help you prepare for the CCNA Routing and Switching certification. The first course in the series is Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 1 (ICND1).

In this course, you’ll use a full suite of labs in the virtual Cisco IOS® Software environment, with flexible topologies to help reinforce your knowledge and hands-on exercises that align to each lesson module.

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Who should enroll

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After taking this course, you should be able to:


We recommend that you have the following skills and knowledge before taking this course:


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