• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course is designed to provide network technicians and support staff with the foundation-level skills they need to install, operate, manage, maintain, and troubleshoot a corporate network.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify the basic components of network theory
  • Identify the major network communications methods
  • Identify network data delivery methods
  • List and describe network media and hardware components
  • Identify the major types of network implementations
  • Identify the components of a TCP/IP network implementation
  • List the major services deployed on TCP/IP networks
  • Identify characteristics of a variety of network protocols
  • Identify the components of a LAN implementation
  • Identify the components of a WAN implementation
  • Identify major issues and technologies in network security
  • Identify the components of a remote network implementation
  • Identify major issues and technologies in disaster recovery
  • Identify major data storage technologies and implementations
  • Identify the primary network operating systems
  • Identify major issues, models, tools, and techniques in network troubleshooting

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Cyber Operations
  • Risk Management
  • Training, Education, and Awareness