5.3 Want to go further?
The rapid growth of networks has created a global shortage of people who are qualified to implement and maintain networking solutions, especially in places where networks are being built to promote economic development. At the same time, people need access to better training and career opportunities to successfully compete in the global economy.
With 9,000 academies in 170 countries, the Cisco Networking Academy helps individuals prepare for industry-recognised certifications and entry-level information and communication technology (ICT) careers in virtually every type of industry. The Cisco Networking Academy helps address the growing demand for ICT professionals, while improving career prospects in communities around the world.
Cisco Networking Academy has trained more than four million students to date. Many graduates have gone on to successful ICT careers in a variety of industries, while others have harnessed the entrepreneurial spirit and knowledge they acquired to start their own businesses and create new jobs.