The Cisco Networking Academy (Netacad) is an IT and career skills development program used in over 9,000 institutions worldwide.

By establishing an academy in your organisation you'll not only develop your staff skills, but also develop IT networking skills for your students, preparing them for the globally recognised CCNA certification and giving them an edge over others in the job market. Because we're a Cisco Academy Support Centre and Instructor Training Centre, we offer support and training to Cisco Academies across UK and globally.

Why choose Anglia Ruskin University?

We've been a Cisco Regional Academy since 1999 and successfully taught over 100 instructors and over 1000 students. Our high quality training supports a full range of academy courses and we're active members of the academy program, participating in curriculum development, beta deliveries and technical presentations.

We're based on our campus in Cambridge, and will provide unrivalled instructor training, academy support and opportunities for your students. Whether you're looking to join the academy program or review your current academy support provision, we'll provide you with a flexible and rigorous training program that meets your needs and the Quality Assurance Plan standards.

Interested in becoming an academy?

Contact us now if you're interested in becoming an academy: [email protected]

Cisco courses

As a Cisco Academy we offer Cisco-certified courses which give you valuable information and communication technology skills to enhance your CV. We're one of very few locations in the country that offers an industry-standard Cisco qualification to our undergraduate students.