Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals (WIFUND)
The Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals (WIFUND) is a 5 day ILT course, designed to help students prepare for the CCNA-Wireless certification, an associate level certification specializing in the wireless field. The curriculum will prepare wireless network associate for the use, positioning, planning, implementation and operation of Cisco WLAN networks.
The aim of this course 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.
Who should attend
This course is relevant for individuals pursuing Wireless Network Administrator roles within SMB or Enterprise IT organizations, working towards the CCNA Wireless certification. These individuals will have a foundational level knowledge of routing and switching and this certification validates their skills and knowledge as an associate level wireless network engineer.
This course is part of the following Certifications:
It is recommended that delegates have attended the Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part 1 Version 3.0 (ICND1) course, or have equivalent knowledge.
After completion of this course, delegates will be able to:
- Understand basic RF principles and characteristics
- Understand WLAN security methods and access with different client devices
- Define Cisco WLAN architecture and underlying infrastructure used to support it
- Implement a central 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 requirements for WLAN design