This course focuses on providing the skills and knowledge required to install, operate, configure, and verify a basic IPv4 and IPv6 network,including configuring a LAN switch, configuring an IP router, connecting to a WAN, and identifying basic security threats. At the end of this course students should be able to complete the configuration, implementation and troubleshooting of a small branch network under supervision.
Students will have a total of 60 hours lab access to use over a period of 180 days this includes access during the actual class.
This course is intended for network engineers and administrators who will install, operate and troubleshoot a small branch office Enterprise network. This is an entry level course and is ideal for those individuals new to networking and looking to start their Cisco Career Certification accreditation.After you complete this course you will be able to:
- Describe network fundamentals and build simple LANs.
- Establish Internet connectivity.
- Expand small- to medium-sized networks with routing enabled.
- Configure, manage and monitor Cisco devices.
- Describe IPv6 basics.
Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:
- Basic Windows navigation and keyboard literacy skills.
- Basic Internet usage skills.
- Basic IP addressing knowledge Global Knowledge also offer an Introduction to networking course which should be considered before attending this course.
- GK3150 – Understanding Networking Fundamentals.