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CISCO CCNA Certification
CISCO CCNA Certification

Price: $2,200.00

Course Code: CA | Hours: 40

CISCO CCNA Certification Training Overview

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA;) validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size route and switched networks, including implementation and verification of connections to remote sites in a WAN. CCNA curriculum includes basic mitigation of security threats, introduction to wireless networking concepts and terminology, and performance-based skills. This new curriculum also includes (but is not limited to) the use of these protocols: IP, Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), Serial Line Interface Protocol Frame Relay, Routing Information Protocol Version 2 (RIPv2), VLANs, Ethernet, access control lists (ACLs).

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • describe how networks function, identifying major components
  • functions of network components, and the OSI reference model
  • describe issues related to increasing traffic on an Ethernet LAN
  • expand the switched network from a small LAN to a medium-size LAN
  • use multiple switches supporting VLANs, trunking, and spanning tree
  • describe the reasons for extending the reach of a LAN and the methods that can be used
  • focus on RF wireless access
  • describe the reasons for connecting networks and connecting multiple IP subnets with routers
  • configure and verify a Cisco router for WAN connections with HDLC and PPP encapsulation
  • describe PAT static routing, and describe the components that make up a VPN solution
  • use the command-line interface to discover neighbors on the network
  • manage the router startup and configuration
  • describe routing concepts as they apply to a medium-size network
  • discuss dynamic routing with distance vector and link-state routing protocols, and configure RIP
  • configure, verify, and troubleshoot single-area OSPF
  • configure, verify, and troubleshoot EIGRP
  • determine how to apply ACLs based on network requirements
  • configure, verify, and troubleshoot ACLs
  • describe when to use NAT and PAT on a medium-size network
  • configure NAT and PAT, and explain IPv6 addressing and configuration on a Cisco router
  • configure, verify, and troubleshoot Frame Relay


Students should have a basic understanding of Windows, including how to use files and folders.

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Students should have a basic understanding of Windows, including how to use files and folders.

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CCNA Training Outline

Lesson 1: Course Introduction

Lesson 2: Building a Simple Network

        • Topic 2A: Exploring the Functions of Networking
        • Topic 2B: Securing the Network
        • Topic 2C: Understanding the Host-to-Host Communications Model
        • Topic 2D: Understanding the TCP/IP Internet Layer
        • Topic 2E: Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
        • Topic 2F: Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
        • Topic 2G: Understanding Ethernet
        • Topic 2H: Connecting to an Ethernet LAN

Lesson 3: Switching

        • Topic 3A: Understanding the Challenges of Shared LANs
        • Topic 3B: Solving Network Challenges with Switched LAN Technology
        • Topic 3C: Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
        • Topic 3D: Operating Cisco IOS Software
        • Topic 3E: Starting a Switch
        • Topic 3F: Securing the Switch
        • Topic 3G: Maximizing the Benefits of Switching
        • Topic 3H: Implementing VLANs and Trunks
        • Topic 3I: Improving Performance with Spanning Tree
        • Topic 3J: Routing Between VLANs
        • Topic 3K: Troubleshooting Switched Networks

Lesson 4: Wireless LANs

        • Topic 4A: Exploring Wireless Networking
        • Topic 4B: Understanding WLAN Security
        • Topic 4C: Implementing a WLAN

Lesson 5: LAN Connections

        • Topic 5A: Understanding Binary Basics
        • Topic 5B: Constructing a Network Addressing Scheme
        • Topic 5C: Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
        • Topic 5D: Starting a Cisco Router
        • Topic 5E: Configuring a Cisco Router
        • Topic 5F: Understanding Cisco Router Security
        • Topic 5G: Using Cisco SDM
        • Topic 5H: Using a Cisco Router as a DHCP Server

Lesson 6: WAN Connections

        • Topic 6A: Understanding WAN Technologies
        • Topic 6B: Enabling the Internet Connection
        • Topic 6C: Introducing VPN Solutions
        • Topic 6D: Configuring Serial Encapsulation
        • Topic 6E: Enabling Static Routing

Lesson 7: Network Environment Management

        • Topic 7A: Accessing Remote Devices
        • Topic 7B: Discovering Neighbors on the Network
        • Topic 7C: Managing Cisco Router Startup and Configuration
        • Topic 7D: Managing Cisco Devices

Lesson 8: Medium-Sized Routed Network Construction

        • Topic 8A: Exploring the Functions of Routing
        • Topic 8B: Enabling RIP
        • Topic 8C: Implementing VLSM

Lesson 9: Single-Area OSPF Implementation

        • Topic 9A: Implementing OSPF
        • Topic 9B: Troubleshooting OSPF

Lesson 10: EIGRP Implementation

        • Topic 10A: Implementing EIGRP
        • Topic 10B: Troubleshooting EIGRP

Lesson 11: Access Control Lists

        • Topic 11A: Introducing ACL Operation
        • Topic 11B: Configuring and Troubleshooting ACLs

Lesson 12: Address Space Management

        • Topic 12A: Scaling the Network with NAT and PAT
        • Topic 12B: Transitioning to IPv6

Lesson 13: LAN Extension into a WAN with Frame Relay

        • Topic 13A: Establishing a WAN Connection with Frame Relay
        • Topic 13B: Troubleshooting Frame Relay WANs