Free self-paced courses

These are some introductory courses offered for free. Netacad courses will remain open until 18 November 2019. Once you complete the exam for each course, you can contact us to send you you personalised certificate of completion.

Click on the links below to self enroll

  • Introduction to IoT
    • Learn how the current digital transformation is creating unprecedented economic opportunity.
    • Understand how the IoT is bridging the gap between operational and information technology systems.
    • Discover how standard business processes are being transformed
    • The security concerns that must be considered when implementing IoT solution

  • Introduction to Cybersecurity
    • Learn what cybersecurity is and its potential impact to you.
    • Understand the most common threats, attacks and vulnerabilities.
    • Gain insights for how businesses protect their operations from attacks.
    • Find the latest job trends and why cybersecurity continues to grow.
  • Cybersecurity Essentials
    • Understand security controls for networks, servers and applications.
    • Learn valuable security principals and how to develop compliant policies.
    • Implement proper procedures for data confidentiality and availability.
    • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.
  • NDG Linux Unhatched
    • Basic installation and configuration of Linux software.
    • Understand the basics of the Linux Command Line Interface (CLI).
    • Interact with, and become familiar with the Linux virtual machine.
    • Determine if Linux is for you or not.
  • NDG Introduction to Virtualization
    • Explore creating a virtual machines and the benefits
    • Move from a physical environment to a virtual one
    • Describe types of virtualization used for data centers
    • Describe virtualization, virtual machines, hypervisors, and VMware vSphere® components
    • Describe the concepts of server, network, storage, and desktop virtualization
    • Understand how individuals and businesses benefit from virtualization
    • Access embedded videos and labs to help you along the way