Cisco Certified Network Associate

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CCNA Routing and Switching (200-125) is designed to help candidates prepare for and pass the Cisco CCNA exam.

After Completing CCNA R&S (200-125)

  • Network fundamentals, including protocols, infrastructure components, architecture and topologies, and IPv4 and IPv6 addressing
  • LAN switching technologies, switch stacking and chassis aggregation, port security, and threat mitigation
  • Routing fundamentals, including routing tables, static and dynamic routing, and RIPv2
  • Infrastructure services such as DNS, DHCP, TFTP, NTP, and NAT
  • Infrastructure maintenance, including monitoring, device management, device configuration, security, device hardening, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inter-VLAN routing, and OSPF and EIGRP for IPv4 and IPv6
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot VLANs, inter-switch connectivity, STP protocols and features, and Ether Channel
  • Configure monitoring and device management and troubleshoot connectivity issues
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot HSRP and access lists for traffic filtering as well as verify ACLs with the APIC-EM Path Trace ACL Analysis Tool
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot WAN technologies, including PPP, MLPPP, PPoE, GRE, and single-homed connectivity using eBGP IPv4
  • Describe WAN topologies, connectivity options, and QoS concepts

CCNA Course Outline:

Operation of IP Data Networks

  • Functions of Routers, Switches, Bridges and Hubs
  • OSI and TCP/IP models
  • Data flow between two hosts across a network

LAN Switching Technologies

  • Identify basic switching concepts
  • Configure and verify initial switch configuration
  • Switch operation (ping, telnet and ssh)
  • Identify enhanced switching technologies
  • Configure and verify VLANs / Trunking
  • Configure and verify PVSTP operation
  • - Root bridge election / STP Modes

IP Routing Technologies

  • Describe basic routing concepts
  • Describe the boot process of Cisco IOS routers
  • Configure and verify basic Router configuration
  • Configure and verify interface (serial and Ethernet)
  • Configure and verify Static & Default routing
  • Manage Cisco IOS Files
  • Differentiate methods of routing and routing protocols
  • Configure and verify OSPF (single area)
  • Configure and verify EIGRP (single AS)
  • InterVLAN routing (Router on a stick)
  • Configure SVI interfaces

IP Services

  • Configure and verify DHCP (IOS Router)
  • ACL (Types, Features & Applications of ACLs)
  • Configure and verify ACL
  • CIdentify the basic operation of NAT
  • Configure and verify NAT
  • Configure and verify NTP as a client
  • Recognize High availability (FHRP, VRRP, HSRP & GLBP)
  • Configure and verify Syslog.
  • Describe SNMP v2 & v3

WAN Technologies

  • Identify different WAN Technologies
  • - Metro Ethernet, VSAT, Cellular 3G & 4G
  • - ISDN, DSL, Frame relay, MPLS, VPN & Cable
  • Configure and verify Frame Relay on Cisco routers




IP addressing (IPv4 / IPv6)

  • Private and public IP addresses for IPv4
  • IPv6 addressing scheme
  • IPv4 addressing scheme using VLSM and summarization
  • IPv6 in conjunction with IPv4 such as (dual stack)
  • Describe IPv6 addresses
  • - Global unicast
  • - Multicast
  • - Link local
  • - Unique local
  • - eui 64
  • - auto configuration

Network Device Security

  • Configure and verify network device security
  • - Enable secret vs enable
  • - Disable telnet
  • Configure and verify Switch Port Security
  • - Sticky MAC / MAC address limitation
  • - Static / dynamic
  • - Violation modes(Err disable/Shutdown)

Troubleshooting

  • Utilize netflow data
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve VLAN problems
  • Identify and correct common network problems
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve trunking problems
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve STP
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve routing issues
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve OSPF problems
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve EIGRP problems
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve interVLAN
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve ACL issues
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve WAN implementation issues
  • Monitor NetFlow statistics
  • Troubleshoot etherchannel problems