Course highlights  
  • Operation of IP Data Networks

    • Recognize the purpose and functions of various network devices such as Routers, Switches, Bridges and Hubs.
    • Select the components required to meet a given network specification.
    • Identify common applications and their impact on the networkn Describe the purpose and basic operation of the protocols in the OSI and TCP/IP models.
    • Identify the appropriate media, cables, ports, and connectors to connect Cisco network devices to other network devices and hosts in a LAN

    LAN Switching Technologies

    • Determine the technology and media access control method for Ethernet networks
    • Identify basic switching concepts and the operation of Cisco switches.
    • Configure and verify initial switch configuration including remote access management.
    • Verify network status and switch operation using basic utilities such as ping, telnet and ssh.
    • Describe how VLANs create logically separate networks and the need for routing between them.
    • Configure and verify trunking on Cisco switchesnConfigure and verify VLANs
    • DTP
    • Auto negotiation

    IP addressing (IPv4 / IPv6)

    • Describe the operation and necessity of using private and public IP addresses for IPv4 addressing.
    • Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment.
    • Identify the appropriate IPv4 addressing scheme using VLSM and summarization to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment.
    • Describe the technological requirements for running IPv6 in conjunction with IPv4 such as dual stackn Describe IPv6 addresses.

    IP Routing Technologies 

    • Describe basic routing concepts.
    • Configure and verify utilizing the CLI to set basic Router configuration.
    • Configure and verify operation status of an ethernet interface.
    • Verify router configuration and network connectivity.
    • Configure and verify routing configuration for a static or default route given specific routing requirements.
    • Configure and verify OSPF (single area)nDifferentiate methods of routing and routing protocols
    • Configure SVI interfaces.nConfigure and verify inter VLAN routing (Router on a stick) 

    IP Services

    • Configure and verify DHCP (IOS Router)
    • Describe the types, features, and applications of ACLs
    • Standard Sequence numbers
    • Editing Extended Named Numbered Log option
    • Configure and verify ACLs in a network environment Named Numbered Log option.
    • Identify the basic operation of NAT
    • Purpose
    • Pool
    • Static
    • 1 to 1
    • Overloading
    • Source addressing
    • One way NAT
    • Configure and verify NAT for given network requirements
    • Configure and verify NTP as a client.

    Network Device Security

    • Configure and verify network device security features such as:
    • Device password security
    • Enable secret vs enable
    • Transport
    • Disable telnet
    • SSH
    • VTYs
    • Physical security
    • Service password
    • Describe external authentication methods
    • Configure and verify Switch Port Security features such as:
    • Sticky MAC
    • MAC address limitation
    • Static / dynamic
    • Violation modes
    • Err disable
    • Shutdown
    • Protect restrict
    • Shutdown unused ports
    • Err disable recovery
    • Assign unused ports to an unused VLAN
    • Setting native VLAN to other than VLAN 1
    • Configure and verify ACLs to filter network traffic
    • Configure and verify an ACLs to limit telnet and SSH access to the router


    • Identify and correct common network problems
    • Utilize netflow data
    • Troubleshoot and Resolve Spanning Tree operation issues root switch priority mode is correct port states.
    • Troubleshoot and Resolve routing issues routing is enabled,routing table is correct,correct path selection
    • Troubleshoot and Resolve OSPF problems
    • Neighbor Adjacencies
    • Hello and Dead timers
    • OSPF area
    • Interface MTUn Network types
    • Neighbor states
    • OSPF topology database
    • Troubleshoot and Resolve EIGRP problems
    • neighbor adjancies
    • AS number
    • Load balancing
    • Split horizonn Troubleshoot and Resolve interVLAN routing problems
    •  Monitor NetFlow statisticsnTroubleshoot and Resolve WAN implementation issues
    • Troubleshoot etherchannel problems

    WAN Technologies

    • Identify different WAN Technologies
    • Configure and verify a basic WAN serial connection
    • Configure and verify a PPP connection between Cisco routersn Configure and verify Frame Relay on Cisco routers and Implement and troubleshoot PPPoE.

Course Duration

Entry Profile

Exit Profile

100 Hours

Students & Graduates in any stream (Engineering / Non-Engineering)

CISCO Network Administrator

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