Introduction to IPv6 (English language)

Language: English
Duration: 20 hours
Cost: Free
Methology: Self-study e-learning
Registry: Next edition on July 5, 2021
Certification: Approval of the course requires completing a formal evaluation and if the student approves, he will obtain a LACNIC´s formal certificate.


  • To provide an overview of the IPv6 protocol and its structure
  • To analyze the impact of IPv4 address exhaustion and the mechanisms for transitioning to the new protocol
  • To discuss IP address plans and strategies for the deployment of IPv6


  • This is a self-study e-learning course that will be offered through the Moodle platform.
  • Each lesson includes LOs in the form of videos, along with additional reading material which address the contents that are published on a weekly basis.
  • Each lesson also includes self-evaluation activities and a formal evaluation every week at the end of each module.
  • Participants also have access to forums where they can interact and share with other course participants. 
  • The course requires a weekly time commitment of approximately 5 hours.
Target Audience: This course is especially aimed at network administrators, software developers, network equipment vendors, students, teachers and IT professionals.

Content of the course: PDF(52kb) 

Please, remember that registration will be closing on the indicated day at 18:00 UTC

Última atualização: Monday, 3 May 2021, 12:28