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Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA)

 

Course Description | Outline | IT Certification Bootcamps

Course Outline

  • Internetworking
  • Introduction to TCP/IP
  • Subnetting, Variable Length Subnet Masks (VLSMs), and Troubleshooting TCP/IP
  • Cisco’s Internetworking Operating System (IOS) and Security Device Manager (SDM)
  • Managing a Cisco Internetwork
  • IP Routing
  • Enhanced IGRP (EIGRP) and Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
  • Layer 2 Switching and Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Virtual LANs (VLANs)
  • Security
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Cisco’s Wireless Technologies
  • Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)
  • Wide Area Networks

Course Topics

  • Describe computer hardware basics, binary and hexadecimal number systems, basic networking terminology, and internetworking concepts
  • Identify the major components of a network system, including clients and servers, network interface cards (NICs), internetworking devices, media, and topologies
  • Describe the functions, operations, and primary components of local-area networks (LANs), wide-area networks (WANs), metropolitan-area networks (MANs), storage-area networks (SANs), content networks (CNs), and virtual private networks (VPNs)
  • Describe the major network access methods and outline the key features of each Describe the functions and operations of switching technologies
  • Explain the format and significance of each of the following components to a network system: IP addressing, classes, reserved address space, and subnetting
  • Calculate valid subnetwork addresses and mask values so that user/network requirements are met when given an IP address scheme
  • Explain the purposes of networking addresses, routing protocols, and routed protocols
  • Describe the functions, operations, and primary components of WAN technologies
  • Describe the function, operation, and primary components required to provide remote access services
  • Use available configuration tools to establish connectivity to the appropriate network device in order to complete the initial device configuration
  • Build a functional configuration to support the specified network operational requirements, given a network design
  • Use the appropriate show commands to display network operational parameters so that anomalites are detected
  • Use the appropriate debug commands to monitor network operational parameters so that anomalies are detected
  • Explain how bridging and switching operates
  • Explain the purpose and operations of the Spanning- Tree Protocol Build a functional router configuration to support the specified network operational requirements, given a network design
  • Describe the features and operation of static routing