Delve further into the world of networking with the second CCNA course in a 3-course series. This course focuses on switching technologies and router operations that support small-to-medium business networks, including wireless local area networks (WLAN) and security concepts. You’ll perform basic network configuration and troubleshooting, identify and mitigate LAN security threats, and configure and secure a basic WLAN. This course is designed to prepare participants for networking technician jobs.
Required prep: Completion of CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks or equivalent knowledge and experience
Course OutlineThis course focuses on switching technologies and router operations that support small-to-medium business networks, including wireless local area networks (WLAN) and security concepts. Required preparation: Completion of CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks or equivalent knowledge and/or experience
- Work with routers, switches and wireless devices to configure and troubleshoot VLANs, Wireless LANs and Inter-VLAN routing.
- Configure and troubleshoot redundancy on a switched network using STP and EtherChannel.
- Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.
- Explain how to support available and reliable networks using dynamic addressing and first-hop redundancy protocols.
1. Ability to build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IPv4 and IPv6 addressing schemes.
2. Configure routers, switches, and end devices to provide access to local and remote network resources and to enable end-to-end connectivity between remote devices.
3. Configure and troubleshoot connectivity on a small network using security best practices.
4. Must have a computer/laptop with a camera and microphone and robust Internet.