• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This is an intense, 4-day Instructor-Led Troubleshooting TCP/IP Networks with Wireshark Course. Students will cover over 900 pages of Wireshark material over four days. In this hands-on course, you will receive in-depth training on Wireshark and TCP/IP communications analysis. You will learn to use Wireshark to identify the most common causes of performance problems in TCP/IP communications. You will develop a thorough understanding of how to use Wireshark efficiently to spot the primary sources of network performance problems, and you will prepare for the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst (WCNA) certification exam. This class is great for anyone interested in learning to troubleshoot and optimize TCP/IP networks and analyze network traffic with Wireshark. Audience will include network engineers, information technology specialists, security analysts, and those preparing for the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst exam. The instructor will help the students load the latest release of Wireshark. This 3-day boot camp is geared for the Government, Military and Contractors seeking 8570 compliance. Classes are scheduled across the USA and also live online.

Have a group of 5 or more people? Let us know and we can deliver a PRIVATE SESSION at your location.

Training includes:

  • The top Wireshark training in the industry
  • Instruction by a high-level certified Wireshark expert
  • Wireshark Courseware - continually updated
  • Practice and skill development
  • Hands-on Training
  • Class hours: 8:30 - 4:30 daily
  • Snacks and beverages provided daily
  • There is no exam associated with this course
  • Follow on course - WCNA

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the Troubleshooting TCP/IP Networks with Wireshark course, you will demonstrate competence and learn to master:

  • Introduction to network analysis and Wireshark
  • Learning capture methods and using capture filters
  • Customizing for efficiency
  • Configuring your global preferences
  • Navigating quickly and focusing faster with coloring techniques
  • Spotting network and application issues with time values and summaries
  • Creating and interpreting basic trace file statistics
  • Focusing on traffic using display filters
  • TCP/IP communications and resolutions overview
  • Analyzing DNS traffic
  • Analyzing ARP traffic
  • Analyzing IPv4 traffic
  • Analyzing ICMP traffic
  • Analyzing UDP traffic
  • Analyzing TCP
  • Graph traffic characteristics
  • Analyzing HTTP Traffic
  • Analyzing TLS-Encrypted Traffic (HTTPS)
  • Reviewing your 10 key troubleshooting steps

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