Stuck indoors? Start learning!

With so many events canceled, you may find yourself spending more time than usual indoors. We have a 99% discount for the 2020 Q2 CCNA Course 1 of 3: Introduction to Networks online course. The discount runs from March 16th until March 31st. The code is DiversifyABEconomy2020. Use that code and you will see the …

New CCNA curriculum is here!

You may have heard that the Cisco CCNA certification exams are changing in February 2020. This happens every few years to keep pace with advances in networking. More details are available at https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/training-events/training-certifications/certifications/associate/ccna-routing-switching.html YYC Net Lab has the new Cisco Networking Academy CCNA curriculum available now. Click the “CCNA Courses” link above for more detail.

Linux Essentials

Want to learn Linux? We are offering a free 70 hour course providing an introduction to Linux for those with no prior Linux experience. It is online, self-paced (as with most of our courses). For those who are looking for in-person assistance, feel free to stop by our classroom on Tuesdays from 4:30pm until 6:00pm …

CCNA Open Lab & Tutorial

We hold classes at the Calgary Central Library at 800 3 St SE.  Classes are free and open to the public, and occur every Tuesday 4:30pm to 6:00pm.  Look at the meeting room schedule at the library front door for the specific meeting room each week.

Free 8h intro to Linux

We’re trying an experiment. We are offering a free 8 hour course – NDG Linux Unhatched. This is an introduction to Linux for those with no experience with Linux. It is online, self-paced (as with most of our courses). For those who are looking for in-person assistance, feel free to stop by our classroom on …

2019 Course Schedule

Spring 2019 Session Registering Now! YYC Net Lab courses start quarterly and run for three months: Winter Session: January 1st through March 31st Spring Session: April 1st through June 30th Summer Session: July 1st through September 30th Fall Session: September 15th through December 15th Final exams typically run during the last full weekend of the …

CCENT/CCNA curriculum changes

You may have heard that the CCENT and CCNA certification exams are changing.  This has happened before and is nothing to worry about.  Remember: Cisco wants more qualified networkers. Details are available here: https://learningnetwork.cisco.com/community/ccna-rs-certification The current certification exams are going to expire: ICND1v2 (required for the CCENT): 2016-08-20 ICND2v2 (required for the CCNA): 2016-09-24 The …

March 1st: Meetup and CCNA1

YYC Net Lab is pleased to announce that we have opened registration for CCNA Routing and Switching course #1.  The course starts on March 1st and registration will remain open until the end of day March 7th. YYC Net Lab is also putting on a social event on March 1st where we will be giving …

CCNA1 registrations on hold until March 2016

YYC Net Lab currently has 18 students enrolled in various stages of the CCNA curriculum.  Although this may not sound like a lot, when you factor in that our instructors are 100% volunteers with full time jobs, it can quick occupy a fair bit of time.  Any current students will still be able to progress …