Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals v1.0 - WIFUND (Associate)

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals v1.0 - WIFUND (Associate) Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

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Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals (WIFUND) course, designed to help students prepare for the CCNA-Wireless certification, an associate level certification specializing in the wireless field. The WIFUND course and CCNA-Wireless certification is a prerequisite to the CCNP-Wireless (Cisco Certified Wireless Professional) curriculum. The CCNA-Wireless curriculum will prepare wireless network associate for the use, positioning, planning, implementation and operation of Cisco WLAN networks. The goal of the WIFUND v3.0 is to provide students with information and practice activities to prepare them to help design, install, configure, monitor and conduct basic troubleshooting tasks of a Cisco WLAN in SMB and Enterprise installations. As an associate level, the course aims at providing entry level information, and will not specialize in any of the advanced features of the Cisco WLAN networks solutions.

Exam format
Exam Number: 200-355 WIFUND
Associated Certifications: CCNA Wireless
Duration: 90 minutes (60-70 questions)
Register with: Pearson VUE


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Jan 8, 2018 – Jan 12, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
Mar 5, 2018 – Mar 9, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
Apr 30, 2018 – May 4, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
Jun 25, 2018 – Jun 29, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT

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Intended Audience for this Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals v1.0 - WIFUND (Associate) Course

  • » Network engineers
  • » Network administrators
  • » Network managers system engineers

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Course Prerequisites for Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals v1.0 - WIFUND (Associate)

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Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals v1.0 - WIFUND (Associate) Course Objectives

  • » Understand the basic RF principles and characteristics
  • » Understand WLAN security methods and access with differing client devices
  • » Define the Cisco WLAN architecture and the underling infrastructure used to support it
  • » Implement a Centralized wireless access network using AireOS or IOS-XE wireless LAN controllers
  • » Implement a Converged wireless access network using IOS-XE converged access switches and wireless LAN controllers
  • » Implement small and remote access wireless networks using FlexConnect , Autonomous or Cloud architectures
  • » Perform basic WLAN maintenance and troubleshooting
  • » Describe the requirements for a WLAN design

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Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals v1.0 - WIFUND (Associate) Course Outline

      1. Wireless Fundamentals
        1. Explaining Wireless Fundamentals
        2. Describing RF Principles
        3. Understanding RF Mathematics
        4. Describing Antenna Characteristics
        5. Describing the Basics of Spread Spectrum
        6. Describing Wireless Media Access
        7. Describing Wireless Governance
      2. Security and Client Access
        1. Describing Wireless Security Components
        2. Explaining 802.11 Security
        3. Explaining the 802.1X and EAP Framework
        4. Describing EAP Authentication
        5. Describing WPA and WPA2 Security
        6. Providing Guest Access
        7. Configuring Native Operating Systems for WLAN Connectivity
        8. Configuring Smart Handheld Clients
      3. Cisco Wireless Network Architecture
        1. Defining Cisco Wireless Network Deployment Options
        2. Defining Cisco One Management
        3. Defining Cisco One Policy
        4. Defining Cisco One Network
        5. Explaining Mobility Architecture Concepts
        6. Optimizing RF Conditions and Performance for Clients
        7. Describing Layer 2 Infrastructure Support
        8. Describing Protocols Used in Wired Infrastructure to Support Wireless
      4. Centralized Wireless Access
        1. Initializing a Centralized WLC
        2. Describing AP Initialization
        3. Exploring Additional WLC Features
        4. Implementing IPv6 in a Cisco Wireless Environment
        5. Configuring Client Access
        6. Implementing Roaming in the Centralized Architecture
      5. Converged Wireless Access
        1. Initializing a Converged Access Cisco WLC and WCM
        2. Describing AP Connectivity
        3. Exploring Additional Wireless Features
        4. Configuring Client Access
        5. Implementing Roaming in the Converged Architecture
      6. Small and Remote Wireless Access
        1. Understanding Cisco FlexConnect Architecture
        2. Understanding Autonomous AP Architecture
        3. Understanding Cloud Architecture
      7. WLAN Design
        1. Describing the Predictive WLAN Design Process
        2. Describing the WLAN Site Survey Process
      8. WLAN Maintenance and Troubleshooting
        1. Describing WLAN Maintenance
        2. Explaining WLAN Troubleshooting Tools
        3. Describing WLAN Troubleshooting Methodology
      9. Labs:
        1. Configure Windows 7 Client Access
        2. Configure the Wired Infrastructure
        3. Configure the Centralized WLN Deployment
        4. Configure IPv6 Operation in a Centralized WLAN Deployment
        5. Configure Security in a Centralized WLAN Deployment
        6. Configure Guest Access Using the Anchor WLC
        7. Deploy a Converged Access WLAN
        8. Configure Security on a Converged WLAN Deployment
        9. Implement a FlexConnect WLAN Deployment
        10. Initialize an Autonomous WLAN Deployment
        11. Configure Security on an Autonomous AP WLAN Deployment
        12. Configure Security on a Cloud WLAN Deployment
        13. Perform Centralized Controller Maintenance
        14. Perform Wi-Fi Scanning
        15. Challenge: Various Trouble Tickets
        16. Perform a Predictive WLAN Design
        17. Perform Passive Site Survey Analysis

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » 200-355 WIFUND : Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals v1.01 - WIFUND

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

David M.
- Networking expert with several Cisco certifications, including CCENT, CCNA, CCDA, CCSI, and CCVP. - Has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning. - Average rating of 8.75 out of 9 on student evaluation reports.

Bio:

David has been in the Networking field for the past eleven years and holds several Cisco certifications. He has been an instructor since 2005 and has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning.

David is an extremely enthusiastic trainer with a raw passion towards teaching and delivering Cisco information and takes great pride in his career as an instructor, which has lead him to develop and deliver the class in his own unique way; very professional and knowledgeable, yet pleasant and enjoyable. His classes have a high passing rate for students taking certification exams, and averages 8.75 out of 9 on evaluation reports.
Michael G.
- Over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer.
- An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, as well as select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.
- High-skilled and acclaimed instructor. Has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning.

Bio:

Michael has over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer. An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, Michael also teaches select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.

Michael's dedication and passion for teaching is unmatched. He has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning since 2006 and his evaluation scores average 8.7 out of 9.
William D.
- Bachelors and Masters in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania, in addition to several IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of experience in the IT industry; background ranges from engineering, administration and escalation support in networks.

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William is a highly-skilled IT professional with Bachelors and Masters Degree in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania. He has been working in the IT industry for over 20 years, with experience in engineering, administration and escalation support in networks ranging from small to large scale complex enterprise environments.

As a Cisco and CompTIA Subject Matter Expert, he holds several certifications, including Cisco CCNA, CCNP, and CCIE. William is one of NetCom's top trainers, consistently scoring high marks in student evaluations.

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