This course provides students with a detailed overview of networking technologies, OSI reference model, TCP/IP protocol stack, LAN/WAN/wireless technologies, 802.xx IEEE standards, network security, and troubleshooting procedures.  Students who successfully complete this course are prepared to take foundational industry certifications.

  • Protocols and OSI model
  • Network topologies
  • Network hardware devices and cabling
  • IPv4 and IPv6 addressing and subnetting
  • NOS configuration and deployment
  • Wireless networking technologies