Juniper Network Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA)

Juniper Network Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA) Certification:

The Juniper Networks Certification Program (JNCP) Routing and Switching track allows participants to demonstrate competence with Juniper Networks technology. Successful candidates demonstrate thorough understanding of networking technology in general and Juniper Networks enterprise routing and switching platforms.

The Juniper Networks Certified Associate-Junos (JNCIA-Junos) exam certifies a network administrator’s proficiency with the Junos operating system. It’s the first prerequisite for advanced Juniper Networks certifications such as JNCIS, JNCIP, and JNCIE and a key competitive factor in your job search.


Juniper skills are in demand in a big way. There is a lot of Juniper equipment in the market and not enough engineers. Designed for networking professionals with beginner-intermediate knowledge of networking, this written exam verifies the candidate’s understanding of networking fundamentals, as well as core functionality of the Juniper Networks Junos OS.

Prerequisite certification:

  • None

Exam Details:

Administered by Pearson VUE

  • Exam length: 90 minutes
  • Exam type: 65 multiple-choice questions
  • Scoring and pass/fail status is available immediately
  • Junos Software Release: 15.1

JNCIA Course Content:

Topics on the JNCIA-Junos certification exam include:

  • Junos OS fundamentals,
  • User interface options,
  • Junos basic configuration,
  • Operational monitoring and maintenance,
  • Routing fundamentals,
  • Routing policy and firewall filters,
  • Class of Service,
  • Networking fundamentals