Introduction to Packet Tracer

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Course summary

  • Learn the basic operations of Packet Tracer: File commands, visualization and configuration of networking devices.
  • Simulate the interactions of data traveling through the network.
  • Learn to visualize the network in logical and physical modes.
  • Reinforce your understanding with extensive hands-on networking and IoT activities.
  • Get immediate feedback on your work through built-in quizzes and tests.
  • Connect with the global Cisco Networking Academy community.

Where can you complete this course?

On a library computer*


On your own device using library wi-fi


Over the Internet from home


*This course contains a Lab element which will not run over the Library firewall. The course will run on your own device using library wi-fi, or over the Internet at home.

Course Details

Intro PT 2018

Introduction to Packet Tracer (English - 1.00)

12 Jun 2018 - 13 Jun 2019

Ian Hopkinson

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