The great way for military personnel to transition to a successful civilian career in networking is earning a Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching Certification. “Why should you get one?”, you ask. Because there are many advantages of getting a CCNA Routing and Switching Certification.
First, certification prepares you for a networking career. New Horizons Computer Learning Centers South Florida is your proud local Cisco authorized training partner. Cisco certifications have been coveted by employers all over the world. With a CCNA Routing and Switching Certification, your IT career path will qualify you for more opportunities.
Secondly, certification gives you more career options. If you’re trained and certified to work on Cisco products, your skills will be more marketable and in demand. Our Career Services team is committed to helping you with job placement assistance as soon as you graduate from the Network IT program. By pursuing your Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching Certification, you’re telling your employer that you want to excel in your career.
Third, certification helps increase your paycheck. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 11% from 2018 to 2028, faster than the average for all occupations. The current salaries for Cisco certified routing and switching professionals range between $83K and $120K, depending on experience. Having Cisco network administration skills—and the recognition that comes from your military skills and training—you can be confident in entering your career path in IT. In addition, many organizations frequently offer lucrative rewards and recognition for employees who earn Cisco certifications.
So, where do you begin? Ensuring that you trust the company that trains you is the most important. At New Horizons, we are a military-friendly school and work directly with Cisco to bring our military students the most up-to-date and comprehensive courseware on every Cisco product.
All our classes are taught by Cisco-certified instructors and New Horizons is the world’s largest vendor-authorized training provider. There are many benefits to becoming certified. Most importantly, when you enroll with us, you gain immediate access to your instructor, study groups, training videos, peer-to-peer advice, and an impressive wealth of exam information to get the most out of your training.
Contact us today to discover how our veteran certification programs and veteran job placement assistance will quickly put you in a new career in IT.