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Routing and Switching Fundamentals Series – CCNA

The Routing and Switching Fundamentals Series – CCNA training course is available at the Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen and Inverness Pitman Training Centres or via Online Distance Learning through our Pitman Campus.

The Routing and Switching Fundamentals Part 1 and 2 brought to you by Pitman Training is the course for you if you are looking to pass the Cisco CCNA exam and build a career in network management or support in a Cisco environment.

This course provides knowledge and skills to make connections to remote sites via a WAN, understand basic security threats and the requirements for wireless network access. It covers the use of these protocols: IP, EIGRP, Frame Relay, RIPv2, VLANs, Ethernet, and access control lists (ACLs).

Course Duration: 90 Hours

CPD Points: 90


Part I

Session 1: Introduction, Computer Networking Concepts, Overview of OSI Model and TCP/IP, TCP/IP Transport and Applications, Modern Ethernet LANs, Ethernet Frame Structure, Conversions.

Session 2: Wide Area Networks, WAN Concepts, Transmission Protocols, WAN Configuration, Connecting to a Network, Topologies, Shared Networking.

Session 3: Communications, IP Addressing, Subnetting, Routers, IP Routing Concepts, Static IP Routing, Dynamic Routing.

Session 4: RIP Protocol, Troubleshooting RIP, Routers and IOS, IOS Access Commands, Basic IOS Commands, IOS Maintenance Commands, ID and Interface Commands, Troubleshooting IP Routing.

Session 5: LAN Devices, Ethernet Switch Configuration, Catalyst Switches, Ethernet Switch, Fundamentals of Wireless LAN, Wireless LAN Security, Wireless LAN Configurations, Network Environment Management, Network Security.

Part II

Session 1: Introduction, VLAN and Trunking, VLAN Trunking Protocol, Configuring and Verifying VLANs, Configuring VLAN Trunking, Configuring and Verifying VTP, Troubleshooting VTP, Implementing Switch Security.

Session 2: Spanning Tree Protocol Enhancements, Rapid STP, Per-VLAN Spanning Tree Plus, VLSM and Route Summarisation, Manual Route Summarisation, Autosummarisation, Running IPv6, Technological Requirements for IPv6, Resolving IP Addressing Problems.

Session 3: Routing Protocols, Open Shortest Path First, Enhanced IGRP, Verifying Connectivity, Troubleshooting Routing, Implementing Basic Router Security.

Session 4: Access Control Lists, Configuring ACLs, Monitoring ACL Configuration, Access List Troubleshooting, Network Address Translation, Fundamentals of Frame Relay, Point-to-Point Protocol, Virtual Private Networks, WAN Implementation Issues.

Those wishing to pursue a career in network management/network support.

To learn how to install, repair, upgrade, configure, optimise and troubleshoot on PCs and operating systems .

There are no prerequisites for this course.

ITA (Individual Training Account) funding may be available for this course subject to eligibility. Please contact us for more information.

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