This course teaches learners how 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. Attending this class will prepare you to obtain the CCENT certification, which is the foundation for Cisco Associate-level certifcations and above.
Upon completing this course, you will be able to meet these objectives:
Explain Network fundamentals and how to build a simple LAN
Establish Internet connectivity
Manage network device security
Expand small to medium sized networks with WAN connectivity
Describe IPv6 basics
This course is intended for entry level Network Engineers and students wanting to attain the Cisco CCENT or CCNA Routing and Switching certification.
Students taking this course should have the following skills:
Basic computer literacy
Basic PC operating system navigation skills
Basic Internet usage skills
Basic IP address knowledge
CompTIA Network + or equivalent skills and knowledge are required