Cisco Networking Academy

Cisco Networking Academy

Are you ready to learn the latest tech skills to advance your career?

Cisco Networking Academy offers free, online, self-paced courses to help you learn technology concepts and skills needed to succeed in today’s job market.  

If you have already signed up for a course, please click here to log in to CISCO Networking Academy  and to access the course.

Available Courses:

Introduction to Cybersecurity

Whether you’re attracted to the relatively new world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in protecting yourself online and in social media, this introductory course will explore cyber trends, threats—along with the broader topic of cybersecurity in a meaningful way.

Get Connected

Learn how to use a computer, connect devices and access search, email, and social media. Enjoy course content that is very user-friendly and interactive with lots of illustrations!

NDG Linux Unhatched

NDG Linux Unhatched allows students to wade into the shallow end of Linux, the back-end operating system used by global titans such as Facebook, Google, Microsoft, NASA, Tesla, Amazon and more. Graduates walk away with a clear understanding of whether Linux is for them or not, without having to commit to more than 8 total hours of self-paced learning.

What You Need to Register:

1) Computer with an internet connection

2) Email address

3) Free CISCO Networking Academy account. This account is created when you register for your first course. 

How to Register:

1) Click on the name of the course you want to enroll in from the list of courses on the CISCO Networking Academy page of the MPL website.

2) Enter your First Name, Last Name, Email Address, and click Submit under Enroll Now.

3) Check your email and click on the Get Started link to activate your account.

4) Fill out the form by typing in your First Name, Last Name and a Password. Once an account is created, you will use your email address and a password to log in to CISCO Networking Academy.

5) After enrolling in a course, you’ll receive a welcome email to your email address from CISCO Networking Academy.