News Release

Published on Friday, April 28, 2006

Western Technical College’s Business and Industry Services Division is offering an introduction to becoming a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). The eight-day course is scheduled for 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on Monday-Thursday, May 8-11, and Monday-Thursday, May 15-18, at the Cisco Academy on Western’s La Crosse campus.

Cisco CCNA Introduction is recommended for individuals seeking an understanding and knowledge of networking fundamentals including the Open Systems Interconnect (OSI) seven-layer model concepts, terminology, and technologies. This course also provides learners with the basic skills and knowledge to configure a Cisco IOS router for network connectivity.

For more information on this and other seminars, visit To register, contact Colleen Clark at 608.785.9232 or e-mail For information on additional Western Technical College programs and services, call 608.785.9200 or visit the Web site at