IT Network Administration

Develop competencies in configuring and managing IT networks and users

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IT Network Administration

Develop competencies in configuring and managing IT networks and users

What you’ll be able to do — competencies

Gain the technical knowledge and skills to troubleshoot and support IT networks, including:

  • Design and implement functional networks
  • Configure, manage, and maintain essential network devices
  • Use devices such as switches and routers to segment network traffic and create resilient networks
  • Identify benefits and drawbacks of existing network configurations
  • Implement network security, standards, and protocols
  • Troubleshoot network problems
  • Support the creation of virtualized networks

Note: Students who have completed this course will be able to take the optional CompTIA Network+ certification exam (Code N10-007)

Course Description

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Develop the technical knowledge and skills to configure IT networks and manage network users.   Discover the foundations of IT networking, including key concepts, network operations, security, and troubleshooting.


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  • IT Support Proficiency (or equivalent A+) is recommended
  • Knowledge of IT networking is recommended


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This course schedule may be modified by the instructor based on the needs of the class.

Module 1

  • Explaining the OSI and TCP/IP Models

Module 2

  • Explaining Properties of Network Traffic

Module 3

  • Installing and Configuring Switched Networks

Module 4

  • Configuring IP Networks

Module 5

  • Installing and Configuring Routed Networks

Module 6

  • Configuring and Monitoring Ports and Protocols

Module 7

  • Explaining Network Application and Storage Issues

Module 8

  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting Networks

Module 9

  • Explaining Networking Attacks and Mitigations

Module 10

  • Installing and Configuring Security Devices

Module 11

  • Explaining Authentication and Access Controls

Module 12

  • Deploying and Troubleshooting Cabling Solutions

Module 13

  • Implementing and Troubleshooting Wireless Technologies

Module 14

  • Comparing and Contrasting WAN Technologies

Module 15

  • Using Remote Access Methods

Module 16

  • Identifying Site Policies and Best Practices

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