Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions

Course Code: CCNA-G1

Duration: 5 days

 
 

Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions Course Overview

The Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions course provides a broad range of fundamental knowledge for all IT careers. Through a combination of lecture and hands-on labs, you will learn how to install, operate, configure, and verify a basic IPv4 and IPv6 network. The course covers configuring network components such as switches, routers, and Wireless LAN Controllers; managing network devices; and identifying basic security threats. Network programmability, automation, and software-defined networking are also covered at a foundational level.

• This course helps you prepare to take the 200-301 Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam. The 200-301 CCNA exam goes live on February 24, 2020

Skills Gained

After completing this course you should be able to:

• Identify the components of a computer network and describe their basic characteristics

• Understand the model of host-to-host communication

• Describe the features and functions of the Cisco IOS Software

• Describe LANs and the role of switches within LANs

• Describe Ethernet as the network access layer of TCP/IP and describe the operation of switches

• Install a switch and perform the initial configuration

• Describe the TCP/IP internet Layer, IPv4, its addressing scheme, and subnetting

• Describe the TCP/IP Transport layer and Application layer

• Explore functions of routing

• Implement basic configuration on a Cisco router

• Explain host-to-host communications across switches and routers

• Identify and resolve common switched network issues and common problems associated with IPv4 addressing

• Describe IPv6 main features, addresses and configure and verify basic IPv6 connectivity

• Describe the operation, benefits, and limitations of static routing

• Describe, implement and verify VLANs and trunks

• Describe the application and configuration of inter-VLAN routing

• Explain the basics of dynamic routing protocols and describe components and terms of OSPF

• Explain how STP and RSTP work

• Configure link aggregation using EtherChannel

• Describe the purpose of Layer 3 redundancy protocols

• Describe basic WAN and VPN concepts

• Describe the operation of ACLs and their applications in the network

• Configure internet access using DHCP clients and explain and configure NAT on Cisco routers

• Describe the basic QoS concepts

• Describe the concepts of wireless networks, which types of wireless networks can be built and how to use WLC

• Describe network and device architectures and introduce virtualization

• Introduce the concept of network programmability and SDN and describe the smart network management solutions like Cisco DNA Center, SD-Access and SD-WAN

• Configure basic IOS system monitoring tools

• Describe the management of Cisco devices

• Describe the current security threat landscape

• Describe threat defense technologies

• Implement a basic security configuration of the device management plane

• Implement basic steps to harden network devices

Who will the Course Benefit?

Anyone looking to start a career in networking or wishing to achieve the Cisco CCNA Certification.

Requirements

Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:

• Basic computer literacy

• Basic PC operating system navigation skills

• Basic internet usage skills

• Basic IP address knowledge


NOTE: Course technical content is subject to change without notice.



Course Contents

Exploring the Functions of Networking

Introducing the Host-To-Host Communications Model

Operating Cisco IOS Software

Introducing LANs

Exploring the TCP/IP Link Layer

Starting a Switch

Introducing the TCP/IP Internet Layer, IPv4 Addressing, and Subnets

Explaining the TCP/IP Transport Layer and Application Layer

Exploring the Functions of Routing

Configuring a Cisco Router

Exploring the Packet Delivery Process

Troubleshooting a Simple Network

Introducing Basic IPv6

Configuring Static Routing

Implementing VLANs and Trunks

Routing Between VLANs

Introducing OSPF

Building Redundant Switched Topologies

Improving Redundant Switched Topologies with EtherChannel

Exploring Layer 3 Redundancy

Introducing WAN Technologies

Explaining Basics of ACL

Enabling Internet Connectivity

Introducing QoS

Explaining Wireless Fundamentals

Introducing Architectures and Virtualization

Explaining the Evolution of Intelligent Networks

Introducing System Monitoring

Managing Cisco Devices

Examining the Security Threat Landscape

Implementing Threat Defense Technologies

Implementing Device Hardening

Labs:



Get Started with Cisco CLI

Observe How a Switch Operates

Perform Basic Switch Configuration

Inspect TCP/IP Applications

Configure an Interface on a Cisco Router

Configure and Verify Layer 2 Discovery Protocols

Configure Default Gateway

Explore Packet Forwarding

Troubleshoot Switch Media and Port Issues

Troubleshoot Port Duplex Issues

Configure Basic IPv6 Connectivity

Configure and Verify IPv4 Static Routes

Configure IPv6 Static Routes

Configure VLAN and Trunk

Configure a Router on a Stick

Configure and Verify Single-Area OSPF

Configure and Verify EtherChannel

Configure and Verify IPv4 ACLs

Configure a Provider-Assigned IPv4 Address

Configure Static NAT

Configure Dynamic NAT and PAT

Log into the WLC

Monitor the WLC

Configure a Dynamic (VLAN) Interface

Configure a DHCP Scope

Configure a WLAN

Define a RADIUS Server

Explore Management Options

Explore the Cisco DNA Center

Configure and Verify NTP

Create the Cisco IOS Image Backup

Upgrade Cisco IOS Image

Configure WLAN Using WPA2 PSK Using the GUI

Secure Console and Remote Access

Enable and Limit Remote Access Connectivity

Configure and Verify Port Security  


Public Scheduled Events

Classroom & Live Virtual Instructor-Led Training

Duration: 5 days

Price: £2,475.00 exc. VAT 

Start Date Options Spaces  
20 Sep 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
18 Oct 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
15 Nov 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
13 Dec 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
Start Date Options Spaces  
10 Jan 2022 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
Start Date Options Spaces  
04 Oct 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
29 Nov 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
Start Date Options Spaces  
04 Oct 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
01 Nov 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
29 Nov 2021 StayAhead Classroom Courses available  Spaces Book Now 
 

Live Virtual Classroom

 
Join live instructor-led classroom training from the comfort of your home or office.
All the convenience and benefits of the classroom experience without the hassle and costs of travel and accommodation.
 
 



Our Customers Include

 
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
missing image
 
 



Our Course Curriculum

 
 
 
 
Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Instagram E-Mail
 
+44 (0)20 7600 6116
Enquiries@StayAhead.com
Copyright © 2021 StayAhead Training Ltd
Cookies   /   Privacy Policy