Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices: Accelerated v3.0 - CCNAX Course Outline

(5 Days) - Learning Credits Accepted

Overview

Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices: Accelerated (CCNAX) v3.0 is a 5-day instructor-led training course that teaches learners how to install, operate, configure, and verify a basic IPv4 and IPv6 network, including configuring a LAN switch, configuring an IP router, connecting to a WAN, and identifying basic security threats. This CCNA Routing and Switching training also covers topics in more depth and teaches learners how to perform basic troubleshooting steps in enterprise branch office networks, preparing learners for the Cisco CCNA certification.

Audience Profile

 

    • Network Engineers

 

    • Network Administrators

 

    • Network Support Technicians

 

    • Help Desk Technicians

 

Prerequisites

 

    • Basic computer literacy

 

    • Basic PC operating system navigation skills

 

    • Basic Internet usage knowledge

 

    • Good understanding of network fundamentals

 

At Course Completion

Upon completing the course, students will be able to meet the following objectives:

 

 

    • Install, operate, and troubleshoot a medium-sized network, including connecting to a WAN and implementing network security.

 

    • Describe the effects of new technologies such as IoE, IoT, IWAN, and SDN on network evolution

 

Course Outline

Module 1: Building a Simple Network

 

Lesson 1: Exploring Functions of Networking

 

Lesson 2: Understanding Host-to-Host Communications Model

 

Lesson 3: Introducing LAN

 

Lesson 4: Operation Cisco IOS Software

 

Lesson 5: Starting a Switch

 

Lesson 6: Understanding Ethernet and Switch Operation

 

Lesson 7: Troubleshoot 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 Functions of Routing

 

Lesson 5: Configuring a Cisco Router

 

Lesson 6: Exploring Packet Delivery Process

 

Lesson 7: Enabling Static Routing

 

Lesson 8: Learning Basics of ACL

 

Module 3: Summary Challenge

 

Lesson 1: Establishing Internet Connectivity

 

Lesson 2: Troubleshooting Internet Connectivity

 

Module 4: Implementing Scalable Medium Sized Network

 

Lesson 1: Implementing and Troubleshooting VLANs and Trunks

 

Lesson 2: Building Redundant Switched Topologies

 

Lesson 3: Improving Redundant Switched Topologies with EtherChannel

 

Lesson 4: Routing between VLANs

 

Lesson 5: Using a Cisco ISO Network Device as a DHCP Server

 

Lesson 6: Understanding layer 3 Redundancy

 

Lesson 7: Implementing RIPv2

 

Module 5: Introducing IPv6

 

Lesson 1: Introducing Basic IPv6

 

Lesson 2: Understanding IPv6 Operation

 

Module 6: Troubleshooting Basic Connectivity

 

Lesson 1: Troubleshooting IPv4 Network Connectivity

 

Lesson 2: Troubleshooting IPv6 Network Connectivity

 

Module 7: Implementing Network Device Security

 

Lesson 1: Securing Administrative Access

 

Lesson 2: Implementing Device Hardening

 

Lesson 3: Implementing Advance Security

 

Module 8: Implementing an EIGRP-Based Solution

 

Lesson 1: Implementing EIGRP

 

Lesson 2: Implementing EIGRP for IPv6

 

Lesson 3: Troubleshooting EIGRP

 

Module 9: Summary Challenge

 

Lesson 1: Troubleshooting a Medium-Sized Network

 

Lesson 2: Troubleshooting a Medium-Sized Network

 

Module 10: Implement a Scalable OSPF-Based Solution

 

Lesson 1: Understanding OSPF

 

Lesson 2: Multiarea OSPF IPv4 Implementation

 

Lesson 3: Implementing OSPFv3 for IPv6

 

Lesson 4: Troubleshooting Multiarea OSPF

 

Module 11: Implementing Wide-Area Networks

 

Lesson 1: Understanding WAN Technologies

 

Lesson 2: Understanding Point-to-Point Protocols

 

Lesson 3: Configuring GRE Tunnels

 

Lesson 4: Configuring Single-Homed EBGP

 

Module 12: Network Device Management

 

Lesson 1: Implementing Basic Network Device Management

 

Lesson 2: Evolution of Intelligent Networks

 

Lesson 3: Introducing QoS

 

Lesson 4: Managing Cisco Devices

 

Lesson 5: Licensing

 

Module 13: Summary Challenge

 

Lesson 1: Troubleshooting Scalable Multiarea Network

 

Lesson 2: Implementing and Troubleshooting Scalable Multiarea Network

 

Lab Outline

 

Discovery 1: Get Started with Cisco

 

Discovery 2: Perform a Basic Switch Configuration

 

Discovery 3: Observe How Switch Operates

 

Discovery 4: Troubleshoot Switch Media and Port Issues

 

Discovery 5: Inspect TCP/IP

 

Discovery 6: Start with Cisco Router Configuration

 

Discovery 7: Configure Cisco Discovery Protocol

 

Discovery 8: Configure Default Gateway

 

Discovery 9: Exploration of Packet Forwarding

 

Discovery 10: Configure and Verify Static Routes

 

Discovery 11: Configure and Verify ACLs

 

Discovery 12: Configure a Provider-Assigned IP Address

 

Discovery 13: Configure Static NAT

 

Discovery 14: Configure Dynamic NAT and PAT

 

Discovery 15: Troubleshoot NAT

 

Challenge 1: Summary Challenge: 1

 

Challenge 2: Summary Challenge: 2

 

Discovery 16: Configure VLAN and Trunk

 

Discovery 17: Troubleshooting VLANs and Trunks

 

Discovery 18: Configure Root Bridge and Analyze STP Topology

 

Discovery 19: Troubleshoot STP Issues

 

Discovery 20: Configure and Verify EtherChannel

 

Discovery 21: Configure a Router on a Stick

 

Discovery 22: Configure a Cisco Router as a DHCP Server

 

Discovery 23: Troubleshoot DHCP Issues

 

Discovery 24: Configure and Verify HSRP

 

Discovery 25: Troubleshoot HSRP

 

Discovery 26: Configure and Verify RIPv2

 

Discovery 27: Troubleshoot RIPv2

 

Challenge 3: Implementing RIPv2

 

Discovery 28: Configure Basic IPv6 Connectivity

 

Discovery 29: Configure IPv6 Static Routes

 

Challenge 4: Implementing IPv6 Static Routing

 

Discovery 30: Use Troubleshooting Tools

 

Discovery 31: Configure and Verify IPv4 Extended Access Lists

 

Discovery 32: Troubleshoot IPv4 Network Connectivity

 

Challenge 5: Troubleshooting IPv4 Connectivity

 

Discovery 33: Configure and Verify IPv6 Extended Access Lists

 

Discovery 34: Troubleshoot IPv6 Network Connectivity

 

Challenge 6: Troubleshooting IPv6 Network Connectivity

 

Discovery 35: Enhance Security of Initial Configuration

 

Discovery 36: Limit Remote Access Connectivity

 

Challenge 7: Secure Device Administrative Access

 

Discovery 37: Configure and Verify Port Security

 

Discovery 38: Configure and Verify NTP

 

Challenge 8: Implementing Device Hardening

 

Discovery 39: Configure External Authentication Using RADIUS and TACACS+

 

Discovery 40: Configure and Verify EIGRP

 

Discovery 41: Configure and Verify EIGRP for IPv6

 

Discovery 42: Troubleshoot EIGRP

 

Challenge 9: Troubleshooting EIGRP

 

Challenge 10: Summary Challenge: 3

 

Challenge 11: Summary Challenge: 4

 

Discovery 43: Configure and Verify Single-Area

 

Discovery 44: Configure and Verify Multiarea OSPF

 

Discovery 45: Configure and Verify OSPFv3

 

Discovery 46: Troubleshoot Multiarea OSPF

 

Challenge 12: Troubleshooting OSPF

 

Discovery 47: Configure Serial Interface and PPP

 

Discovery 48: Configure and Verify MLP

 

Discovery 49: Configure and Verify PPPoE Client

 

Discovery 50: Configure and Verify GRE Tunnel

 

Discovery 51: Configure and Verify Single Homed EBGP

 

Challenge 13: Implementing Single-Homed EBGP

 

Discovery 52: Configure Syslog

 

Discovery 53: Configure SNMP

 

Module 13: Summary Challenge

 

Challenge 14: Summary Challenge: 5