About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code CICND1
Duration 5 Days

The Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 1 (ICND1) v3.0 course provides you with the knowledge and skills that are needed how to install, operate, configure, and verify a basic IPv4 and IPv6 network, including configuring a LAN switch, configuring an IP router, managing network devices, and identifying basic security threats. The course focuses on the functions of networking, knowledge of Cisco routers and switches, establishing internet connectivity, managing ACLs, configuring device security, implementing VLANs and trunks, configuring static routing and RIPv2, and becoming familiar with IPv6. You will also learn how to perform basic troubleshooting steps in enterprise branch office networks, preparing learners for Cisco CCNA certification.

Several topics have been added including; understanding the interactions and network functions of firewalls, wireless controllers and access points, along with additional focus on IPv6 and basic network security.

New Exam: 100-105
Old exam (v2.0) EOL: 100-101 - Aug 20,2016

All configuration commands are introduced through examples and supported with lab exercises. A full suite of labs have been developed using the virtual IOS environment with flexible topologies that reinforce concepts with hands-on, guided discovery and challenge labs that align to each lesson module.

Who should attend

Target candidates: Individuals seeking the Cisco CCENT certification, or Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification. The course is also appropriate for support technicians involved in the basic installation, operation, and verification of LAN networks.

Key job tasks:

Configure: Implement the identified solution by applying the planned implementation processes using Cisco IOS commands and applications in the correct order to the selected devices and portions of the network.

Verify: Use the appropriate show commands and applications to ensure that the solution was correctly implemented and is performing as desired.

Job roles: Entry-level network engineer, network administrator, network support technician, and help desk technician

Certifications This course is part of the following Certifications:


  • Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching (CCNA)

What’s included

QA offers more benefits. Here is what's included with this course:

Key Learning Points

Prerequisites

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic PC operating system navigation skills
  • Basic Internet usage skills
  • Basic IP address knowledge



Delegates will learn how to

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Describe network fundamentals and build simple LANs
  • Establish Internet connectivity
  • Manage network device security
  • Expand small to medium sized networks with WAN connectivity
  • Describe IPv6 basics

Outline

Module 1: Building a Simple Network
Lesson 1: Exploring the Functions of Networking
Lesson 2: Understanding the Host-to-Host Communications Model
Lesson 3: Introducing LANs
Lesson 4: Operating Cisco IOS Software
Lesson 5: Starting a Switch
Lesson 6: Understanding Ethernet and Switch Operation
Lesson 7: Troubleshooting Common Switch Media Issues

Module 2: Establishing Internet Connectivity
Lesson 1: Understanding the TCP/IP Internet Layer
Lesson 2: Understanding IP Addressing and Subnets
Lesson 3: Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
Lesson 4: Exploring the Functions of Routing
Lesson 5: Configuring a Cisco Router
Lesson 6: Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
Lesson 7: Enabling Static Routing
Lesson 8: Learning the Basics of ACL
Lesson 9: Enabling Internet Connectivity

Module 3: Summary Challenge
Establish Internet Connectivity
Troubleshoot Internet Connectivity

Module 4: Building a Medium-Sized Network
Lesson 1: Implementing VLANs and Trunks
Lesson 2: Routing Between VLANs
Lesson 3: Using a Cisco IOS Network Device as a DHCP Server
Lesson 4: Implementing RIPv2

Module 5: Network Device Management and Security
Lesson 1: Securing Administrative Access
Lesson 2: Implementing Device Hardening
Lesson 3: Configuring System Message Logging
Lesson 4: Managing Cisco Devices
Lesson 5: Licensing

Module 6: Summary Challenge
Lesson 1: Implementing a Medium-Sized Network
Lesson 2: Troubleshooting a Medium-Sized Network

Module 7: Introducing IPv6
Lesson 1: Introducing Basic IPv6
Lesson 2: Understanding IPv6 Operation
Lesson 3: Configuring IPv6 Static Routing

Cisco Learning Credits

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5 Days

Duration
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