CISCO Network Engineer

The Network Engineer Course includes the following courses:


  • CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1001)
  • CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1002
  • CompTIA N+ N10-007 
  • CompTIA Server+ 2014 SKO-004 
  • CompTIA Security+ 2017 SYO-501 
  • CCNA 100-105 & 200-105 
     

COURSE OVERVIEW



CompTIA A+ CORE 1 (220-1001)

1.0 Mobile Devices

  • Install and configure laptop hardware and components.
  • Install components within the display of a laptop.
  • Use appropriate laptop features
  • Compare and contrast characteristics of various types of other mobile devices.
  • Connect and configure accessories and ports of other mobile devices
  • Configure basic mobile device network connectivity and application support
  • Use methods to perform mobile device synchronization.

2.0 Networking

  • Compare and contrast TCP and UDP ports, protocols, and their purposes
  • Compare and contrast common networking hardware devices.
  • Install and configure a basic wired/wireless SOHO network.
  • Compare and contrast wireless networking protocols.
  • Summarize the properties and purposes of services provided by networked hosts
  • Explain common network configuration concepts.
  • Compare and contrast Internet connection types, network types, and their features.
  • Use appropriate networking tools.

3.0 Hardware

  • Explain basic cable types, features, and their purposes.
  • Identify common connector types.
  • Install RAM types.
  • select, install and configure storage devices
  • install and configure motherboards, CPUs, and add-on cards
  • Explain the purposes and uses of various peripheral types
  • Summarize power supply types and features.
  • select and configure appropriate components for a custom PC configuration to meet customer specifications or needs
  • Install and configure common devices.
  • Configure SOHO multifunction devices/printers and settings.

4.0 Virtualization and Cloud Computing

  • Install and maintain various print technologies.
  • Compare and contrast cloud computing concepts.
  • Set up and configure client-side virtualization.
     

5.0 Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

  • Use the best practice methodology to resolve problems.
  • Troubleshoot problems related to motherboards, RAM, CPUs, and power
  • Troubleshoot hard drives and RAID arrays
  • Troubleshoot video, projector, and display issues
  • Troubleshoot common mobile device issues while adhering to the appropriate procedures
  • Troubleshoot printers
  • Troubleshoot common wired and wireless network problems
     

CompTIA A+ CORE 2 (220-1002)

Operating Systems

  • Compare and contrast common operating system types and their purposes.
  • Compare and contrast features of Microsoft Windows versions.
  • Summarize general OS installation considerations and upgrade methods
  • Use appropriate Microsoft command line tools.
  • Use Microsoft operating system features and tools.
  • Use Microsoft Windows Control Panel utilities
  • Summarize application installation and configuration concepts.
  • Configure Microsoft Windows networking on a client/desktop.
  • Use features and tools of the Mac OS and Linux client/desktop operating systems
     

CompTIA A+ CORE 2 (220-1002)

Operating Systems

  • Compare and contrast common operating system types and their purposes.
  • Compare and contrast features of Microsoft Windows versions.
  • Summarize general OS installation considerations and upgrade methods
  • Use appropriate Microsoft command line tools.
  • Use Microsoft operating system features and tools.
  • Use Microsoft Windows Control Panel utilities
  • Summarize application installation and configuration concepts.
  • Configure Microsoft Windows networking on a client/desktop.
  • Use features and tools of the Mac OS and Linux client/desktop operating systems

CompTIA N+ N10-007



  • Ports and Protocols and the OSI Model
  • 
Routing, Switching, & IP Addressing
  • 
Network Topologies & Technologies
  • 
Cloud Concepts, Network Services, & Cabling Solutions
Networking Devices

  • Network Storage, Virtualization, & WAN Technologies
Documentation and Diagrams & Business Continuity
Network Monitoring & Remote Access Methods 

  • Policies and Best Practices

  • Security Devices, Wireless Security, & Access Control

  • Mitigation Techniques 

  • Troubleshooting Connectivity & Performance Issues 

  • Troubleshooting Common Network Service Issues




CCNA:



100-105 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1



  • An Introduction to Networking and Cisco IOS 

  • Managing Switches and Routers with Cisco IOS 
Discovering Ethernet and Troubleshooting Methodologies 

  • The Internet, Transport, and Application Layers 
Mastering IPv4 Addressing and Subnetting 

  • Discovering Cisco IOS Routers

  • Understanding Host-to-Host Communication and Implementing Static Routing 

  • IPv4 Access Control Lists
  • 
IPv4 Private to Public Network Address Translation
  • VLANs, Trunking, and Inter-VLAN Routing 
  • Implementing DHCP and RIPv2

  • Securing Management Access on an IOS Device
  • Implementing Port Security and Managing the Cisco IOS 

  • Introducing IPv6



200-105 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2:

  • 

Implementing and Troubleshooting VLANs, Trunks, and Etherchannel

  • Working with Spanning-Tree and First Hop Redundancy Protocols 

  • Troubleshooting IPv4 Networks 

  • Troubleshooting IPv6 Networks
  • 
Introducing Dynamic Routing Protocols and EIGRP for IPv4

  • Configuring and Verifying EIGRP for IPv6 and OSPFv3 

  • Wide Area Networks using PPP, GRE, and eBGP



CompTIA Server+ 2014 SKO-004



  • System Hardware

  • System Software

  • Server Functions and Network Essentials

  • Storage
  • IT Environment

  • Disaster Recovery

  • Troubleshooting

  • Network and Storage Troubleshooting




CompTIA Security+ SYO-501 Modules



  • The Present Threat Landscape

  • Types of Malware

  • Social Engineering and Related Attacks
  • 
Application and Service Attacks

  • Cryptographic and Wireless Attacks

  • Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Scanning
  • 
Impacts from Vulnerability Types
  • 
Components Supporting Organizational Security

  • Security Assessment Using Software Tools
  • 
Cryptography
  • 
Public Key Infrastructure

  • Wireless Security Settings

  • Analyzing Output from Security Technologies
  • 
Deploying Mobile Devices Securely
  • 
Implementing Secure Protocols
  • 
Troubleshooting Common Security Issues

  • Identity Concepts and Access Services
  • 
Identity and Access Management Controls
  • 
Common Account Management Practices
  • 
Framework, Guidelines, and Physical Security
  • 
Implement Secure Network Architecture Concepts

  • Secure System and Application Design and Deployment

  • Understanding Cloud, Virtualization, and Resiliency Concepts

  • Policies, Plans, and Procedures

  • Business Impact Analysis and Risk Management

  • Incident Response, Forensics, Disaster Recovery, and Security Controls

     

 ENTRANCE CRITERIA:

  • Grade 10 AND
  • Learners must be at least 16 years of age AND
  • Learners must be able to read and write in English

     

HOW IT WORKS

Learners attend instructor- led sessions at our Richards Bay centre, training includes practicals. Seats are limited to 08 learners per class ensuring each learner receives individual attention and gain the required skill to perform tasks at hand. 
 

ASSESSMENT & CERTIFICATION


Learners are assessed continuously throughout their learning experience at InfoAvenue to ensure understanding and skill gain. On successful course completion learners will receive InfoAvenue Course Mastery Certification. International exams are optional and can be written at any Pearson Vue Testing Centre in South Africa at a fee. 

PAYMENT STRUCTURE 

Registration Fee

R300 (Payable on Registration, once off)

cash payment 

R39 500

TERMS  

R10 000 Deposit, R3 300 for 10 months 

Course Duration

  • 12 Months (School leavers & unemployed individuals) 

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