About this Course

Code TPIP1304
Duration 1 Day

This course is an excellent introduction to the workings of IP networking. An important part of any network is the local LAN connection; this course breaks open the LAN and looks at the Ethernet technology, Switching and Virtualised LANs or VLANs.


The only prerequisite would be an interest in IP networks and a basic understanding of some of the IP networking terminology.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at any network engineers in planning, design, implementation or support as well as management roles. It provides the right level of introduction to the world of LANs which can also be a stepping stone to the broader implementations of Ethernet in the Metro Ethernet or Carrier Ethernet worlds.


  • LANs, MANs and WANs
  • The Link Layer Protocols
  • Layer 2 Switching
  • Ethernet Network Elements
  • Ethernet Standards
  • MAC Addresses
  • LAN Cabling
  • Combining Layer 2 and Layer 3 Systems
  • STP Topology
  • Virtual LANs (VLANs)

1 Day


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

Find dates and prices

Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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