Full Course Schedule

YYC Net Lab courses are three months in duration and start at the beginning of each quarter.

Course Dates

  • Quarter 1 – January 1st through March 31st
  • Quarter 2 – April 1st through June 30th
  • Quarter 3 – July 1st through September 30th
  • Quarter 4 – September 15th through December 15th

Full List of Available Courses


Beginner Courses (no associated certifications)

Get Connected (30 hours)
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Dates: ongoing
Price: Free
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Cybersecurity Essentials (30 hours)
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Dates: ongoing
Price: Free
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Linux Essentials (70 hours)
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Dates: ongoing
Price: Free
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Networking Essentials (70 hours)
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Dates: ongoing
Price: $49 CAD



Introduction to Python Programming (70 hours)
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Dates: ongoing
Price: $29 CAD


IT Essentials

IT Essentials
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Imagine building a computer then connecting it securely to a network. This exciting first step could lead to a rewarding IT career. Because a sure way to excel—no matter which area of IT you choose—is to learn the right computer fundamentals. IT Essentials covers this as well as shares the career skills needed for entry-level IT jobs. Plus, you’ll enjoy working with Cisco’s Networking Academy’s advanced simulation tools and having multiple hands-on labs to really hone your troubleshooting skills and immediately practice what you learn! Also prepare for the CompTIA A+ Certification. No prerequisites or computer knowledge required.
 
Dates: July 1st through December 31th 2020
Price: $300 CAD


Cisco CCNA Certification Courses

CCNA Course 1 of 3: Introduction to Networks
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Dates: September 15th through December 15th 2020
Price: $300 CAD


CCNA Course 2 of 3: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials

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Dates: September 15th through December 15th 2020
Price: $300 CAD

CCNA Course 3 of 3: Enterprise Networking, Security, and Automation
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Dates: September 15th through December 15th 2020
Price: $300 CAD

Course Details: Cisco CCNA

The CCNA curriculum is delivered as online self-study modules. Quizzes and practice exams are run using simulation software provided with the course (Windows or Linux required). Final exams are conducted on physical equipment (locations and available times to be posted during the course).

Early Enrolment

If you choose to enroll early, you will get instant access to the course material – no waiting required. If during your early enrollment you decide to take an exam, simply ask your instructor to activate it early.

We encourage you to enroll early if you think you are going to need additional time to complete the course.

Course Exams

Final exams will typically be scheduled for the last full weekend of the session. Exams may be adjusted if that weekend coincides with a statutory holiday.

There are two exams for each course: one written exam & one lab exam. Please review the Final Exams Requirements & Booking Details prior to registration.

Cisco Certification Exams

CCNA certification is scheduled through Cisco and Pearson Vue. Your course mentor can advise on local certification options to best suit your needs. Certification fees typically range from $150-$300 depending on the exams required.