Cisco certification make sure high standards of technical expertise. You can develop a complete understanding of Wide Area Networking and how various network topologies work together to form a network. This is helpful to every networking job and is the reason Cisco certification is in such high demand, even at companies with less Cisco devices. Achieving Cisco certification-at any level-means joining the ranks of skilled network specialist who have earned recognition and respect in the industry. The CCNA certification is the first in the new line of Cisco certifications and is a precursor to all current Cisco certifications.

Audience:

Those who are taking their first steps into WAN Admin and want to learn how to administer Cisco Switches and Routers.

Prerequisites:

  • Basic knowledge of understanding of IPv4 and IPv6 based networks.
  • Basic of network subnetting and IP routing.
Duration of the course: Part Time : 30 Sessions (2 hrs/day)
Full Time : 7 Sessions (8 hrs/day)

Key Benefits:

By the end of the CCNA course/CCNA Training, students will be able to Plan IP Addressing, Install and configure Cisco Router in an Internetwork, secure Network by access-list and Manage Virtual LAN & WAN etc.

Course Contents:

Network Fundamentals

  • Compare and contrast OSI and TCP/IP models.
  • Compare and contrast TCP and UDP protocols.
  • Describe the impact of infrastructure components in an enterprise network.
  • Describe the effects of cloud resources on enterprise network architecture.
  • Compare and contrast collapsed core and three-tier architectures.
  • Compare and contrast network topologies.
  • Select the appropriate cabling type based on implementation requirements.
  • Apply troubleshooting methodologies to resolve problems.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 addressing and subnetting.
  • Compare and contrast IPv4 address types.
  • Describe the need for private IPv4 addressing.
  • Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv6 addressing.
  • Configure and verify IPv6 Stateless Address Auto Configuration
  • Compare and contrast IPv6 address types

LAN Switching Technologies::

  • Describe and verify switching concepts.
  • Interpret Ethernet frame format.
  • Troubleshoot interface and cable issues (collisions, errors, duplex, speed).
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot VLANs (normal/extended range) spanning multiple switches.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inters witch connectivity.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot STP protocols.
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot STP related optional features.
  • Configure and verify Layer 2 protocols.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot (Layer 2/Layer 3) EtherChannel.
  • Describe the benefits of switch stacking and chassis aggregation

Routing Technologies:

  • Describe the routing concepts.
  • Interpret the components of a routing table.
  • Describe how a routing table is populated by different routing information sources.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inter-VLAN routing.
  • Compare and contrast static routing and dynamic routing.
  • Compare and contrast distance vector and link state routing protocols
  • Compare and contrast interior and exterior routing protocols
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 static routing
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot single area and multi-area OSPFv2 for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub, virtual-link, and LSAs)
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot single area and multi-area OSPFv3 for IPv6 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub, virtual-link, and LSAs)
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot EIGRP for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub)
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot EIGRP for IPv6 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub)
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot RIPv2 for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution)
  • Troubleshoot basic Layer 3 end-to-end connectivity issues

WAN Technologies:

  • Configure and verify PPP and MLPPP on WAN interfaces using local authentication.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot PPPoE client-side interfaces using local authentication.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot GRE tunnel connectivity.
  • Describe WAN topology options.
  • Describe WAN access connectivity options.
  • Configure and verify single-homed branch connectivity using eBGP IPv4 (limited to peering and route advertisement using Network command only).
  • Describe basic QoS concepts.

Infrastructure Services:

  • Describe DNS lookup operation.
  • Troubleshoot client connectivity issues involving DNS.
  • Configure and verify DHCP on a router (excluding static reservations).
  • Troubleshoot client- and router-based DHCP connectivity issues.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot basic HSRP.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inside source NAT.
  • Configure and verify NTP operating in a client/server mode.

Infrastructure Security:

  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot port security.
  • Describe common access layer threat mitigation techniques.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 access list for traffic filtering.
  • Verify ACLs using the APIC-EM Path Trace ACL analysis tool.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot basic device hardening
  • Describe device security using AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS

Infrastructure Management:

  • Configure and verify device-monitoring protocols.
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity issues using ICMP echo-based IP SLA.
  • Configure and verify device management.
  • Configure and verify initial device configuration.
  • Perform device maintenance.
  • Use Cisco IOS tools to troubleshoot and resolve problems.
  • Describe network programmability in enterprise network architecture.