Course Description

In information technology, networking is the construction, design, and use of a network, including the physical (cabling, hub, bridge, Switch, Router, Wi-Fi Network Security, Server Administration and so forth), the selection and use of telecommunication protocol and computer software for using and managing the network, and the establishment of operation policies and procedures related to the network. This course is designed for those who have little to no experience in networking, but want to learn solid skills to build upon.

Course Objective

Module 01: Network Basics

• Network concepts
• Network architectures
• The OSI model

Module 02: Wired Computer-to-Computer Connections

• Wired network connections
• Network interface cards and modems

Module 03: Wireless Networking

• Wireless network devices
• Wireless networking standards
• Wireless configuration

Module 04: Security Threats and Mitigation

• Security threats
• Threat mitigation

Module 05: Security Practices

• Operating systems
• Devices

Module 06: Network Access Control (NAC)

• Authentication
• Public key cryptography
• Remote access
• Wireless security

Module 07: Monitoring

• Monitoring resources
• Event Viewer

Module 08: Troubleshooting

• Troubleshooting basics
• Troubleshooting the network
• Troubleshooting scenarios

Module 09: Certification Exam Objectives Map

• Comprehensive exam objectives