Cisco® Interconnecting Cisco® Networking Devices Part 1 v1.1 (ICND1)

Course Overview

This course focuses on providing the skills and knowledge necessary to install, operate, and troubleshoot a small branch office Enterprise network, including configuring a switch, a router, and connecting to a WAN and implementing network security.

Who Should Attend

Channel Partner / Reseller Customer Employee

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand how networks function, identify major components, and understand the functionality of network components.
  • Understand issues related to increasing traffic on an Ethernet LAN and identify switched LAN technology solutions to Ethernet networking issues
  • Extending the reach of a LAN and the methods that can be used with a focus on RF wireless access
  • Understand the functions of Wide Area Networks (WANs), the major devices of WANs, and configure PPP encapsulation, static and dynamic routing, PAT and RIP routing.
  • Use of the command-line interface to discover neighbors on the network and managing the router’s startup and configuration Technical Features of this course include the following:
  • The Open System Interconnection (OSI) reference model.
  • Ethernet and TCP/IP
  • IOS Software
  • Wireless LANs
  • LAN and WAN Technologies Associated Certification: CCENT

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    Course Outline

    1 - Building a Simple Network

    • Exploring the Functions of Networking
    • Securing the Network
    • Understanding the Host-to-Host Communications Model
    • Understanding the TCP/IP Internet Layer
    • Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
    • Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
    • Understanding Ethernet
    • Connecting to an Ethernet LAN
    • Lab 1-1: Using Windows Applications as Network Tools
    • Lab 1-2: Observing the TCP Three-Way Handshake
    • Lab 1-3: Observing Extended PC Network Information

    2 - Ethernet Local Area Networks

    • Understanding the Challenges of Shared LANs
    • Solving Network Challenges with Switched LAN Technology
    • Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
    • Operating Cisco IOS Software
    • Starting a Switch
    • Understanding Switch Security
    • Maximizing the Benefits of Switching
    • Troubleshooting Switch Issues
    • Lab 2-1: Connecting to Remote Lab Equipment
    • Lab 2-2: Performing Switch Startup and Initial Configuration
    • Lab 2-3: Enhancing the Security of Initial Switch Configuration
    • Lab 2-4: Operating and Configuring a Cisco IOS Device

    3 - Wireless Local Area Networks

    • Exploring Wireless Networking
    • Understanding WLAN Security
    • Implementing a WLAN

    4 - Local Area Network Connections

    • Exploring the Functions of Routing
    • Understanding Binary Basics
    • Constructing a Network Addressing Scheme
    • Starting a Cisco Router
    • Configuring a Cisco Router
    • Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
    • Understanding Cisco Router Security
    • Using Cisco SDM
    • Using a Cisco Router as a DHCP Server
    • Accessing Remote Devices
    • Lab 4-1: Converting Decimal to Binary and Binary to Decimal
    • Lab 4-2: Classifying Network Addressing
    • Lab 4-3: Computing Usable Subnetworks and Hosts
    • Lab 4-4: Calculating Subnet Masks
    • Lab 4-5: Performing Initial Router Startup
    • Lab 4-6: Performing Initial Router Configuration
    • Lab 4-7: Enhancing the Security of Initial Router Configuration
    • Lab 4-8: Using Cisco SDM to Configure DHCP Server Function
    • Lab 4-9: Managing Remote Access Sessions

    5 - Wide Area Networks Connections

    • Understanding WAN Technologies
    • Enabling the Internet Connection
    • Enabling Static Routing
    • Configuring Serial Encapsulation
    • Enabling RIP
    • Lab 5-1: Connecting to the Internet
    • Lab 5-2: Connecting to the Main Office
    • Lab 5-3: Enabling Dynamic Routing to the Main Office

    6 - Network Environment Management

    • Discovering Neighbors on the Network
    • Managing Cisco Router Startup and Configuration
    • Managing Cisco Devices
    • Lab 6-1: Using Cisco Discovery Protocol
    • Lab 6-2: Managing Router Startup Options
    • Lab 6-3: Managing Cisco Devices
    • Lab 6-4: Confirming the Reconfiguration of the Branch Network

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    This is a 5-day class

    Price: $2,995.00
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