• Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

Students will learn the fundamentals of Ethernet, media, and network operations. They will learn simple networking architecture, protocols, and functions. The principles and structure of IP addressing will be introduced. Individuals will learn real-world skills related to employment. This course is the first in a series for CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician) or CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) certification.

Learning Objectives

Explore advances in network technologies.
Utilize network terminology.
Perform network configuration.
Implement network connectivity.
Examine various network testing tools.
Perform wiring tasks.
Explain network operation protocols and models.
Analyze switch operations in a network.
Analyze router operations in a network.
Design an IP addressing scheme.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.