Welcome and Overview
Starting a new curriculum can be a daunting decision. We don't take it lightly either. When you partner with Cisco Networking Academy, you not only receive best-in-class course materials backed by industry giant Cisco, you also join a supportive community of instructors around the world providing training, sharing best practices and helping you get started. Even more importantly, you'll be aligning your students with a global community of hiring managers, mentors, advocates and other students excited to be learning in-demand skills.
Use this page to browse some samples of our instructional materials and hear more about the Networking Academy program and its benefits. We'd love the chance to support you in teaching the skills that will launch your students on a successful academic and career path!
How does this work?
When you sign up to teach Networking Academy courses, we will come alongside you to provide you with all the necessary curriculum, supplies and resources to help you be successful. Every school will also be featured on our Academy Locator which allows local students to find your academy and enroll with you directly. Take a peek around and then reach out to us with specific questions.
What benefit is this for me?
With a 20-year history and a global footprint in over 180 countries, Cisco Networking Academy provides institutions with a credible and enduring offering. Your students will be prepared for in-demand jobs and certification exams. As an instructor, you will be connected with other instructors and invited to many professional development opportunities to learn new technologies and best practices. As an academy, you'll be able to leverage the Cisco brand name and recruitment tools to grow enrollment.
Try out the courses for yourself in our online learning platform
Use the links below to sample some of our course offerings. Simply click the "Launch Demo" tile and then explore the learning environment. Each course contains sample materials to browse and tutorial videos to help you navigate. Access tutorial content by clicking "Help" once inside the course.
Networking Course Demos
The internet is no longer just the plumbing that connects workers and customers...modern networks are the nervous system of every industry, enabling new capabilities never before possible! This is driving the high demand for networkers skilled in the latest technologies. Try out a few of our industry-leading courses for yourself or browse all networking courses.
This is the first course in the 4-part curriculum aligned to 2 Cisco technology certifications in preparation for entry-level positions.
Scope & Sequence (PDF)
Security Course Demos
With billions of devices now online, the world desperately needs Cybersecurity superheroes to keep us safe. This field has a projected shortage of 2 million workers by 2020. Prepare your students to land one of them! Explore a few of our security classes or browse all security courses.
IoT & Data Analytics Course Demos
"Smart" everything is the new norm. Billions of devices online and connecting with each other requires skilled technologists who have a vision for improved outcomes. Our IoT Fundamentals curriculum provides a strong foundation for the projected job growth of 82-87% by 2020 in this domain. Browse all IoT courses.
Learn about the Internet of Things (IoT) and how it supports the digital transformation in every industry.
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OS & IT Course Demos
Perfect for the digital novice or for aspiring SysAdmin or programmer. Innovative companies are built on solid OS & IT foundations and there will be no shortage of demand for the skilled workers who know how to build and manage these systems. These skills are also critical building blocks for careers in networking and security. Browse all Operating Systems and IT courses.
Ready to Get Started?
Most institutions are eligible to access our curriculum for free. These include secondary schools, universities, colleges, career or technical schools, and similar learning organizations that operate at cost. If you fall into another category, we can usually come to an agreement