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Training Courses

The RIPE NCC Training Courses are open to all RIPE NCC members and costs are covered by the membership fee.


View a list of all our upcoming training courses.

Local Internet Registry Training Course

The "Local Internet Registry Training Course" is a one-day introduction to administrative procedures and policies related to obtaining and distributing Internet resources [i.e. IP addresses, AS Numbers and reverse DNS delegation) and operating a Local Internet Registry (LIR)].

Basic IPv6 Training Course

The "Basic IPv6 Training Course" is a one-day course about the need for IPv6 and includes basic information on how to plan your deployment.

BGP Operation and Security Training Course

This course offers an in-depth look into Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). It covers the basics of how it works through to advanced topics such as route reflectors, policy, filtering, route selection and the security aspect of the protocol. The course also covers bogon filtering, Internet Routing Registries and the Resource Certification (RPKI) framework. Participants are able to reinforce the theory through practice with our interactive exercises following each topic.

RIPE Database Training Course

The "RIPE Database Training Course" is an introductory course to the usage of the RIPE Database. It is a practical hands-on course with exercises. It covers the RIPE Database in much greater depth than the LIR Training Course

Advanced IPv6 Training Course

"Advanced IPv6" is a two-day IPv6 course. Topics include IGP, BGP, security and configuration.

In order to attend this course, you must have participated in the "Basic IPv6 Training Course" or have a certificate from the "Introduction to IPv6 Course" in the RIPE NCC Academy.

DNSSEC Training Course

The "DNSSEC Training Course" is an introductory, hands-on course on DNSSEC. It covers basic DNS theory, public key encryption basics and guides the participants in securing their domain name servers and zones.


Tailor-made Workshops

Workshops on a variety of topics can be offered on request.


    If you have any questions about the RIPE NCC's Training Courses or the tailor-made workshops, please contact training _at_ ripe _dot_ net.