CCNA Training Course

Duration:
180 HRS

Subjects:
CCNA Course

    Network Fundamentals

    Compare and contrast OSI and TCP/IP models

    Compare and contrast TCP and UDP protocols

    Describe the impact of infrastructure components in an enterprise network

  • Firewalls
  • Access points
  • Wireless controllers
  • Describe the effects of cloud resources on enterprise network architecture

  • Traffic path to internal and external cloud services
  • Virtual services
  • Basic virtual network infrastructure
  • Compare and contrast collapsed core and three-tier architectures

    Compare and contrast network topologies

  • Star
  • Mesh
  • Hybrid
  • Select the appropriate cabling type based on implementation requirements

    Apply troubleshooting methodologies to resolve problems

  • Perform and document fault isolation
  • Resolve or escalate
  • Verify and monitor resolution
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 addressing and subnetting

    Compare and contrast IPv4 address types

  • Unicast
  • Broadcast
  • Multicast
  • Describe the need for private IPv4 addressing

    Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv6 addressing

    Configure and verify IPv6 Stateless Address Auto Configuration

    Compare and contrast IPv6 address types

  • Global unicast
  • Unique local
  • Link local
  • Multicast
  • Modified EUI 64
  • Autoconfiguration
  • Anycast
  • LAN Switching Technologie

    Describe and verify switching concepts

  • MAC learning and aging
  • Frame switching
  • Frame flooding
  • MAC address table
  • Interpret Ethernet frame format Interpret Ethernet frame format

    Troubleshoot interface and cable issues (collisions, errors, duplex, speed)

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot VLANs (normal/extended range) spanning multiple switches

  • Access ports (data and voice)
  • Default VLAN
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot interswitch connectivity

  • Trunk ports
  • Add and remove VLANs on a trunk
  • DTP, VTP (v1&v2), and 802.1Q
  • Native VLAN
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot STP protocols

  • STP mode (PVST+ and RPVST+)
  • STP root bridge selection
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot STP related optional features

  • PortFast
  • BPDU guard
  • Configure and verify Layer 2 protocols

  • Cisco Discovery Protocol
  • LLDP
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot (Layer 2/Layer 3) EtherChannel

  • Static
  • PAGP
  • LACP
  • Describe the benefits of switch stacking and chassis aggregation

    Routing Technologies

    Describe the routing concepts

  • Packet handling along the path through a network
  • Forwarding decision based on route lookup
  • Frame rewrite
  • Interpret the components of a routing table

    Prefix

  • Network mask
  • Next hop
  • Routing protocol code
  • Administrative distance
  • Metric
  • Gateway of last resort
  • Describe how a routing table is populated by different routing information sources

  • Admin distance
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inter-VLAN routing

  • Router on a stick
  • SVI
  • Compare and contrast static routing and dynamic routing

    Compare and contrast distance vector and link state routing protocols

    Compare and contrast interior and exterior routing protocols

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 static routing

  • Default route
  • Network route
  • Host route
  • Floating static
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot single area and multi-area OSPFv2 for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub, virtuallink, and LSAs)

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot single area and multi-area OSPFv3 for IPv6 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub, virtuallink, and LSAs)

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot EIGRP for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub)

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot EIGRP for IPv6 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub)

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot RIPv2 for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution

    Troubleshoot basic Layer 3 end-to-end connectivity issues

    WAN Technologies

    Configure and verify PPP and MLPPP on WAN interfaces using local authentication

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot PPPoE client-side interfaces using local authentication

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot GRE tunnel connectivity

    Describe WAN topology options

  • Point-to-point
  • Hub and spoke
  • Full mesh
  • Single vs dual-homed
  • Describe WAN access connectivity options

  • MPLS
  • Metro Ethernet
  • Broadband PPPoE
  • Internet VPN (DMVPN, site-to-site VPN, client VPN)
  • Configure and verify single-homed branch connectivity using eBGP IPv4 (limited to peering and route advertisement using Network command only)

    Describe basic QoS concepts

    Marking

    Device trust

    Prioritization

  • Voice
  • Video
  • Data
  • Shaping

    Policing

    Congestion management

    Infrastructure Services

    Describe DNS lookup operation

    Troubleshoot client connectivity issues involving DNS

    Configure and verify DHCP on a router (excluding static reservations)

  • Server
  • Relay
  • Client
  • TFTP, DNS, and gateway options
  • Troubleshoot client- and router-based DHCP connectivity issues

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot basic HSRP

  • Priority
  • Preemption
  • Version
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inside source NAT

  • Static
  • Pool
  • PAT
  • Configure and verify NTP operating in a client/server mode

    Infrastructure Security

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot port security

  • Static
  • Dynamic
  • Sticky
  • Max MAC addresses
  • Violation actions
  • Err-disable recovery
  • Describe common access layer threat mitigation techniques

  • 802.1x
  • DHCP snooping
  • Nondefault native VLAN
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 access list for traffic filtering

  • Standard
  • Extended
  • Named
  • Verify ACLs using the APIC-EM Path Trace ACL Analysis tool

    Configure, verify, and troubleshoot basic device hardening

    Local authentication

    Secure password

    Access to device

  • Source address
  • Telnet/SSH
  • Login banner

    Describe device security using AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS

    Infrastructure Management

    Configure and verify device-monitoring protocols

  • SNMPv2
  • SNMPv3
  • Syslog
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity issues using ICMP echo-based IP SLA

    Configure and verify device managemen

  • Backup and restore device configuration
  • Using Cisco Discovery Protocol or LLDP for device discovery
  • Licensing
  • Logging
  • Timezone
  • Loopback
  • Configure and verify initial device configuration

    Perform device maintenance

  • Cisco IOS upgrades and recovery (SCP, FTP, TFTP, and MD5 verify)
  • Password recovery and configuration register
  • File system management
  • Use Cisco IOS tools to troubleshoot and resolve problems

  • Ping and traceroute with extended option
  • Terminal monitor
  • Log events
  • Local SPAN
  • Describe network programmability in enterprise network architecture

  • Function of a controller
  • Separation of control plane and data plane
  • Northbound and southbound APIs