Module 1:

Operation of IP Data Networks

Recognize the purpose and functions of various network devices such as routers, switches, bridges and hubs
Select the components required to meet a given network specification
Identify common applications and their impact on the network
Describe the purpose and basic operation of the protocols in the OSI and TCP/IP models
Predict the data flow between two hosts across a network
Identify the appropriate media, cables, ports, and connectors to connect Cisco network devices to other network devices and hosts in a LAN

Module 2:

LAN Switching Technologies

Determine the technology and media access control method for Ethernet networks
Identify basic switching concepts and the operation of Cisco switches
Collision Domains and Broadcast Domains
Ways to switch store, Forward and Cut Through and CAM Table
Configure and verify initial switch configuration including remote access management
hostname ,Management IP address,Local username and Password, Console and VTY Logins
Verify network status and switch operation using basic utilities such as PING,TELNET.SSH
Describe how VLANs create logically separate networks and the need for routing between them
Explain network segmentation and basic traffic management concepts
Configure and verify VLANs ,Trunks,DTP ,Auto Negotiation
Identify enhanced switching technologies PVST and RSTP
Etherchannels(Link Aggregation ) ,PAGP and LACP

Module 3:

IP Addressing (IPv4/IPv6)

Describe the operation and necessity of using private and public IP addresses for IPv4 addressing
Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment
Identify the appropriate IPv4 addressing scheme using VLSM and summarization to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment
Describe the technological requirements for running IPv6 in conjunction with IPv4
Describe IPv6 addresses, Global Unicast, Link Local, Multicast, EUI-64and Auto Configuration

Module 4:

IP Routing Technologies

Describe basic routing concepts, Packet Forwarding, Router Lookup Process
Process Switching/Fast Switching/CEF
Configure and verify utilizing the CLI to set basic Router configuration
Describe basic routing concepts, Packet Forwarding, Router Lookup Process
Verify router configuration and network connectivity using PING, TRACEROUTE, TELNET,SSH
Configure and verify routing configuration for a static or default route given specific routing requirements
Static vs. dynamic Routing
Admin distance, SplitHorizon, Metric
Configure and verify OSPF,Benefit of Multiple area
Understand LSA types and purpose
Configure and verify interVLAN routing (Router on a stick)
Manage Cisco IOS Files, Boot Preferences, Licensingn
Configure and verify EIGRP,Feasible Distance/Feasible Successors/Administrative distance
Feasibility condition and Metric Composition

Module 5:

IP Services

Configure and verify DHCP (IOS Router)
Describe the types, features, and applications of ACLs
standard (editing and sequence numbers) and Extended
Identify the basic operation of NAT, Purpose, Pool, Static, Overloading
Configure and verify NTP as a client
Recognize High availability VRRP, HSRP, GLBP
Configure and verify syslog

Module 6:

Network Device Security

Configure and verify network device security features
Device password security,Enable secret vs. enable, Transport ,Disable Telnet
Configure and verify Switch Port Security
Sticky MAC,MAC address limitation, Violation Modes, Err disable Recovery
Configure and verify ACLs to filter network traffic
Configure and verify ACLs to limit telnet and SSH access to the rout

Module 7:


Troubleshoot and correct common problems associated with IP addressing and host configurations
Troubleshoot and resolve VLAN problems
Troubleshoot and resolve trunking problems on Cisco switches
CRC ,Runts,Giants,droppedPackets,Late Collisions
Monitor NetFlow statistics
TS EtherChannel problems
WAN Technologies