CCNA

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions. The CCNP certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. Those who achieve CCNP have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network technician, support engineer, systems engineer or network engineer.

Prerequisites
Exam & Recommended Training
Exam Required(s) Exam Required(s)
200 - 201 CCNAX Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices
OR
100 -101 ICND1 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1
200 -101 ICND2 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2

 

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

Describe network fundamentals and build simple LANs

Establish Internet connectivity

Manage network device security

Describe IPv6 basics

Troubleshoot VLAN issues, explain how STP works, configure EtherChannel, and understand the idea behind Layer 3 redundancy

Troubleshoot IP connectivity

Define the characteristics, functions, and components of a WAN Configure and troubleshoot EIGRP in an IPv4 environment, and configure EIGRP for IPv6

Configure, verify, and troubleshoot multi-area OSPF

Describe SNMP, syslog and NetFlow, and manage Cisco device configurations, IOS images, and licenses

Course Outline

Building a Simple Network

Establishing Internet Connectivity

Managing Network Device Security

Introducing IPv6 Building a Medium-Sized Network

Troubleshooting Basic Connectivity Wide Area Networks

Implementing an EIGRP-Based Solution

Implementing a Scalable OSPF-Based Solution Network Device Management

Syllabus

The CCNA R&S certification validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks. CCNA certified professionals have the knowledge and skills to make connections to remote sites via a WAN, and mitigate basic security threats. CCNA R&S training covers (but is not limited to) the use of these  topics: IOS, IPv6, IPv4, OSPF, Cisco Licensing, Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), Serial Line Interfaces, Frame Relay interfaces VLANs, Ethernet, VLSM, and basic traffic filtering