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CCNA - Security
State of the Industry

The main aim of this certification is to provide professionals with a complete understanding of core security concepts and the implementation process behind a secure network infrastructure. Participants are introduced to VPN encryption, firewalls and intrusion prevention. A brief overview of web and email content security and endpoint security is also provided. At the end of the course, participants are able to install, troubleshoot and monitor a secure network so as to maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data and devices.

​Class Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Friday (6PM to 9PM)

Professional benefits

Professionals work in a wide array of companies, from startups to global organizations. The average annual salary for a network engineer is $68,156. Salary range is generally between $43,223 to $101,359. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers.

Who Should apply

Network Administrators
Professionals who want to change careers
IT professionals interested in networking

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BI Developer

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Eligibility and Requirements

Any other related and relevant experience, such as a background in networking, would be a great asset but is not compulsory

Cisco – CCNA Security

Introduction to security principles.
Security threats.
Network topologies.

Secure management.
Authentication, authorization and accounting.
C802.1X authentication.
BYOD architecture.

Introduction to VPN concepts.
Remote Access VPN.
Site-to-site VPN.

Introduction to security on Cisco routers.
Securing routing protocols and control plane.
Common layer 2 attacks.
Mitigation procedures.
VLAN security.

Introduction to firewall technologies.
Various types of firewalls.
NAT on Cisco ASA 9.x.
Zone-based firewall.
Firewall features on Cisco ASA.

IPS deployment considerations.
IPS technologies.
Mitigation technology for email-based threats.
Mitigation technology for web-based threats.
Mitigation technology for endpoint threats.



Implementing Cisco Network Security (210-260 IINS)


  • Taught by Industry Experts as instructors
  • Discount on Certification Program
  • Eligible to claim tax credit up to 25% of course fees
  • 24*7 Lab Virtual Desktop access
  • Evening and Weekend schedule
  • Vendor Authorized Training



I am an Engineering grad (Diploma) from Morocco, I discovered MCIT during my master’s at the Technology University Montreal. Studying at MCIT helped me open my Career prospects many folds.

Sihame Benhlima — BI Student
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Montreal College
of Information Technology

Collège des TI de Montréal   

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