Chapter . Self-Assessment

This section helps you to determine your readiness for the Cisco Certified Network Associate certification exam. You will be invited to assess your own skills, motivations, education, and experience and see how you compare against the thousands of CCNA candidates we have met.


You can also pre-assess your CCNA readiness by using the accompanying CD.

CCNA in the Real World

The Cisco Certified Network Associate remains one of the most popular certifications in the IT industry. Although Cisco does not publish certification statistics for CCNA, it is safe to say that thousands of new CCNAs are minted each year from all over the world. In the face of a backlash against so-called “paper-only” certification holders, Cisco has ...

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