Course Introduction

What is the CISCO CCNA Certification?

CISCO are known as the global leaders in internet practises and systems.

The Tech giant are highly significant players in the world of communication and how people interact with one another. Due to their wide-ranging selection of software, hardware and networking solutions, the CISCO CCNA certification has a high-status in the business. Earning the certificate will give you a noticeable advantage in the marketplace.

The CISCO CCNA Certification improves your skill to organise, install, function and troubleshoot routed and switched networks of a medium size.


What's Included

Find out what's included in the training programme.

Course Content

The CCNA Training Certification is provided by a knowledgeable and highly experienced instructor in a classroom based environment. The 5 day CISCO CCNA Certification covers 15 different units, making it a widespread study of all the parts needed to earn an enduring and practical certification upon completion.

Below is a brief overview of the CISCO course elements and what each Module involves:

Module 1: Internetworking

  • Internetworking Basic
  • The OSI Reference Model

Module 2: Evaluation of the Ethernet Networking and Data

  • Ethernet Networks in Review
  • Half and Full-Duplex Ethernet
  • Ethernet Cabling
  • Data Encapsulation
  • The Cisco Three-Layer Hierarchical Model

Module 3: Introduction to TCP/IP

  • Introducing TCP/IP
  • TCP/IP and the DoD Model
  • IP Addressing
  • Broadcast Address
  • Multicast Address
  • Unicast Address

Module 4: Easy Sub netting

  • How to make Subnets
  • Subnet Masks
  • Classless Inter Domain Routing (CIDR)

Module 5: VLSM, Summarization and Troubleshooting TCP/IP

  • Variable Length Subnet Masks
  • VLSM Design
  • Applying VLSM Networks
  • Summarization
  • Troubleshooting TCP/IP

Module 6: Cisco Internetworking Operating Systems (IOS)

  • The IOS User Interface
  • Command-Line Interface (CLI)
  • Router and Switch Administrative Configuration
  • Router Interfaces
  • Managing Router Configurations

Module 7: Managing a Cisco Internetwork

  • The Router Boot Sequence
  • Managing Configuration Register
  • Banking up and Restoring Cisco IOS
  • Backing up and Restoring Device Configuration
  • Cisco Discovery Protocol
  • Using Telnet and SSH
  • Checking Network Connectivity and Troubleshooting

Module 8: IP Routing

  • Routing Basics
  • Static Routing
  • Dynamic Routing
  • Distance-Vector Routing Protocols
  • RIP
  • RIP V2
  • Show and Debug Commands

Module 9: EIGRP and OSPF

  • Link-State Routing Protocol
  • EIGRP Features and Operations
  • Using EIGRP to Support Large-Networks
  • Configuring EIGRP
  • Load Balancing with EIGRP
  • Troubleshooting EIGRP
  • OSPF Basics
  • Configuring OSPF in Single Area
  • OSPF DR and BDR Election
  • OSPF and Loopback Interfaces
  • Troubleshooting OSPF
  • Configuring Summary Routes

Module 10: Layer 2 Switching and Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP)

  • Layer 2 Switching
  • Bridging Vs. Switching
  • Spanning-Tree Protocol
  • Configuring Catalyst Switches

Module 11: Virtual LAN

  • VLAN Basics
  • VLAN Membership
  • Finding VLANs
  • VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP)
  • Inter-VLAN Routing
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting VLANs

Module 12: Security

  • Perimeter, Firewall and Internal Router
  • Access-Lists
  • Standard Access-Lists
  • Extended Access-Lists
  • Named Access-Lists
  • Turning off and Configuring Network Services
  • Monitoring Access-Lists

Module 13: Network Address Translation (NAT)

  • How NAT Works
  • Static NAT
  • Dynamic NAT
  • PAT

Module 14: Wireless Networks

  • Introduction to Wireless Technology
  • Basic Wireless Devices
  • Wireless Regulations
  • Wireless Topologies
  • Wireless Security

Module 15: IPV6

  • Why Do We Need IPv6?
  • Benefits and Use of IPv6
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • IPv6 Routing Protocols
  • Migrating to IPv6
  • Module 16: Wide Area Networks
  • Introduction to Wide Area Networks
  • Defining WAN
  • WAN Connection Types
  • Cable and DSL
  • HDLC
  • PPP
  • Frame-Relay
  • VPN

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What is your Pass Guarantee?

Our exam pass guarantee gives you confidence that we will support your learning until you pass your Cisco exam. We guarantee that you will pass your Cisco exam after completing our Cisco Class. All we require is for you to take the exam within 30 days of completing the class. Attend all class days and complete all class assignments and all Cisco practice exams. If you do not pass the exam after the 1st attempt, we will allow you to attend the class again free of charge. Should you fail the exam on your 2nd attempt, you will be eligible to enrol in the class again, free of charge. Cisco examination results must be verified to confirm re-enrolment and is subject to availability.

Who should attend this course?

Those who are interested in obtaining more technical knowledge in Networking.

What are the pre-requisites?

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows: Basic computer literacy Basic Microsoft Windows navigation skills Basic Internet usage skills Basic e-mail usage skills.

What does Datrix provide me with on this course?

  • Courseware Book
  • Exclusive Cisco exam tuition guidance
  • Cisco course materials
  • Actual hardware
  • Pre and Post course maintenance via email & phone
  • Knowledgeable classroom based trainer
  • Refreshments
  • Certificate upon completion

What is the experience of the instructor(s) delivering my course?

All of our instructors at Datrix are accredited and have over ten years of experience worldwide.

What time shall I arrive at the venue?

Please arrive at the venue for 08:45am.

How can I find more information?

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