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CCNA Exploration 1 | Network Fundamentals


Networking Fundamentals is the first of four courses leading to the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) designation. CCNA 1 introduces Cisco Networking Academy Program students to the networking field.
The course focuses on the following:

  • Network terminology
  • Network protocols
  • Local-area networks (LANs)
  • Wide-area networks (WANs)cisco_big
  • Open System Interconnection (OSI) model
  • Cabling
  • Cabling tools
  • Routers
  • Router programming
  • Ethernet
  • Internet Protocol (IP) addressing
  • Network standards

In addition, the course provides instruction and training in the proper care, maintenance, and use of networking software, tools, and equipment.

Course Objectives:

The CCNA certification indicates knowledge of networking for the small office, home office (SOHO) market, and the ability to work in small businesses or organizations using networks that have fewer than 100 nodes. Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

Install and configure Cisco switches and routers in multiprotocol environments using LAN and WAN interfaces.
Provide level 1 troubleshooting service.
Improve network performance and security.
Perform entry-level tasks in the planning, design, installation, operation, and troubleshooting of ethernet and TCP/IP networks.
Furthermore, students will be able to perform tasks related to the following:

Networking mathematics, terminology, and models
Networking media such as copper, optical, and wireless
Testing and cabling LANs and WANs
Ethernet Operation and 10/100/1000/10 G versions of Ethernet
Ethernet Switching
IP addressing and subnetting
IP, TCP, UDP, and application layer protocols

Who Should Attend:

The target audience is anyone who desires a practical, technical introduction to the field of networking. This includes high school students, university and college students, and lifelong-learning students who are interested in careers as network technicians, network engineers, network administrators, and network help-desk staff.




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