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Network Management Infrastructure Technician

Issued by Cyberspace Support (AFSC 3DXXX)

The earner of this badge completed two Network Management Associate courses and performed duties of an Infrastructure Technician, passed the third party evaluation, and displayed competency in Layer Two/Three of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model, network switching/routing configurations, TCP/IP, VoIP, and Network Security.

Earning Criteria


Network Management Infrastructure Associate (NMIA)

Graduates of the NMIA course will demonstrate competency in basic instructions, procedures, and implementation of multi-layer switched networks along with introduction to wireless networking concepts and terminology, and performance-based skills.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Earners of the CCNA certification will demonstrate competency in knowledge and skills related to network fundamentals, network access, IP connectivity, IP services, security fundamentals, and automation and programability.

Juniper Enterprise Routing and Switching Certification (JNCIA-Junos)

Earners of the JNCIA-Junos certification will demonstrate competency in JUNOS OS fundamentals, user interfaces, configuration basics, operational monitoring and maintenance, routing fundamentals, routing policy, and firewall filters.