A Comprehensive Introduction to Cisco Networking
(CSCINT, Live Instructor-Led Training, 4 days)


This SETC certified course provides the network professional with the opporutnity to learn how to build a complete network infrastructure using Cisco equipment. Every aspect of the network implementation is covered, from basic protocol considerations to the implementation of key network services, protocols and configurations. Included in the course is full coverage of cabling, protocols, routing and ACLs amongst others. If you need to implement a Cisco network, this SETC-SECT certified course is for you. Note: This course uses commercial grade Cisco hardware and software. No emulators are used in the practical exercises.

Dates and Pricing

Jan 16 to Jan 19, 2018$2,500/person Feb 13 to Feb 16, 2018$2,500/person Mar 13 to Mar 16, 2018$2,500/person


Internetworking fundamentals
Exploring the Functions of Networking
Introduction to Securing the Network
Network Devices and Components
The Data Transmission Process
The Importance of Networking Models
Host-to-Host Communication Model
TCPIP Internet Layer
TCPIP Transport Layer
Understanding Ethernet
Connecting to an Ethernet LAN
Ethernet Standards and Cable Types
The Need for and Operation of CSMA/CD
Ethernet Types and Standards
Pins and Transmissions
Understanding Crosstalk
Exploring Cable Types
Ethernet Addressing
Ethernet Local Area Networks
Exploring the Functions of LANs
Understanding the Challenges of Shared LANs
Solving Network Challenges with Switched LAN Technology
Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
Operating Cisco IOS Software
Switch Fundamentals
Understanding Switch Security
Port Security Defaults, Options and Configuration
Maximizing the Benefits of Switching
Troubleshooting Switch Issues
Wireless Local Area Networks
Exploring Wireless Networking
Understanding WLAN Technologies
Overview of WLAN Security
Implementing a WLAN
Local Area Network Connections
Exploring the Functions of Routing
Understanding Binary Basics
IPv4 Addressing , Subnetting and IP Routing
Static, Dynamic, Classful and Classless Routing
Overview of Networking Protocols
Constructing a Network Addressing Scheme
Overview of a Cisco Router
Configuring a Cisco Router
Packet Delivery Process
Understanding of Router Security
Using a Cisco Router and Security Device Manager
Using a Cisco Router as a DHCP Server
Accessing Remote Devices and Remote Management
Wide area Networks
Understanding WAN Technologies
Enabling the Internet Connection
Enabling Static Routing
Configuring Serial Encapsulation
Enabling Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Basic WAN Concepts
WAN Protocols and Connection Types
Overview of ARP, DNS and DHCP
Network Address Translation (NAT)
Introduction to Cisco Subinterfaces
Configuring Cisco Subinterfaces
Network Environment Management
Discovering Neighbors on the Network
Managing Router Startup and Configuration
Managing Cisco Devices
Medium-Sized Switched Network Construction
Implementing VLANs and Trunk
Improving Performance with Spanning Tree
Routing Between VLANs
Securing the Expanded Network
Troubleshooting Switched Network
Reviewing Routing Operations
Implementing VLSM
Simple Area OSPF Implementation
Implementing OSPF
Troubleshooting OSPF
EIGRP Implementation
Implementing EIGRP
Troubleshooting EIGRP
Access Control Lists (ACLs)
Configuring and Troubleshooting ACLs
Address Space Management
Scaling the Network with NAT and PAT
Transitioning to IPv6
LAN Extension into a WAN
Introduction to VPN Solutions
Establishing a Point-to-Point WAN Connection with PPP
Introducing IPv6
IPv6 Addressing
Planning an IPv6 Network
Implementing an IPv6 Network
Planning for and Implementing DHCP
Planning for and Implementing Name Resolution
About Security