CCNA

Course Description

Certified Network Associate (Cisco CCNA) certification demonstrates your knowledge to deploy, maintain, secure and operate a medium-sized network using Cisco technologies. Cisco CCNA certified professionals can install, configure, and operate LAN, WAN, and dial access services for small networks (100 nodes or fewer), including but not limited to use of these protocols: IP, IGRP, Serial, Frame Relay, IP RIP, VLANs, RIP, Ethernet, Access Lists.

Course Outline

Cisco Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1):

Building a Simple Network

  • Exploring the Functions of Networking
  • Securing the Network
  • Understanding the Host-to-Host Communications Model
  • Understanding the TCP/IP Internet Layer
  • Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
  • Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
  • Understanding Ethernet
  • Connecting to an Ethernet LAN

Ethernet Local Area Networks

  • Understanding the Challenges of Shared LANs
  • Solving Network Challenges with Switched LAN Technology
  • Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
  • Operating Cisco IOS Software
  • Starting a Switch
  • Understanding Switch Security
  • Maximizing the Benefits of Switching
  • Troubleshooting Switch Issues

Wireless Local Area Networks

  • Exploring Wireless Networking
  • Understanding WLAN Security
  • Implementing a WLAN

Local Area Network Connections

  • Exploring the Functions of Routing
  • Understanding Binary Basics
  • Constructing a Network Addressing Scheme
  • Starting a Cisco Router
  • Configuring a Cisco Router
  • Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
  • Understanidn Cisco Router Security
  • Using Cisco SDM
  • Using a Cisco Router as a DHCP Server
  • Accessing Remove Devices

Wide Area Networks Connections

  • Understanding WAN Technologies
  • Enabling the Internet Connection
  • Enabling Static Routing
  • Configuring Serial Encapsulation
  • Enabling RIP

Network Environment Management

  • Discovering Neighbors on the Network
  • Managing Cisco Router Startup and Configuration
  • Managing Cisco Devices

Cisco® Interconnecting Cisco® Networking Devices Part 2 (ICND2)

Small Network Implementation

  • Introducing the Review Lab

Medium-Sized Switched Network Construction

  • Implementing VLANs and Trunks
  • Improving Performance with Spanning Tree
  • Routing Between VLANs
  • Securing the Expanded Network
  • Troubleshooting Switched Networks

Medium-Sized Routed Network Construction

  • Reviewing Routing Operations
  • Implementing VLSM

Single Area OSPF Implementation

  • Implementing OSPF
  • Troubleshooting OSPFLesson 5: EIGRP Implementation
  • Implementing EIGRP
  • Troubleshooting EIGRP

Access Control Lists

  • Introducing ACL Operation
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting ACLs

Address Space Management

  • Scaling the Network with NAT and PAT
  • Transitioning to IPv6

LAN Extensionin to a WAN

  • Introducing VPN Solutions
  • Establishing a Point-to-Point WAN Connection with PPP
  • Establishing a WAN Connection with Frame Relay
  • Troubleshooting Frame Relay WANs