IoT Fundamentals

The IoT Fundamentals curriculum is a gateway to entry-level networking, programming, arduino, raspberry pi and IT careers. There are 4 instructor-led courses in the IoT Fundamentals curriculum: Connecting Things, IoT Security, Big Data & Analytics and Hackathon Playbook. Upon completion of each course, the end-of-course survey, and the end-of-course assessment, the student will receive a Certificate of Completion.


The Cisco Networking Academy’s IoT Fundamentals curriculum provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the Internet of Things (IoT). It develops foundational skills using hands-on lab activities that stimulate the students in applying creative problem-solving and rapid prototyping in the interdisciplinary domain of electronics, networking, security, data analytics, and business. The student-centric approach translates into the student being able to ideate, design, prototype and present an IoT solution for an identified business or society need.