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Cisco - ICND1 - Interconnecting Cisco® Networking Devices Part 1 v3

Course Overview:

Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 1 (ICND1) v3.0 is a five-day, instructor-led training course that teaches learners how to install, operate, configure, and verify basic IPv4 and IPv6 networks, including configuring a LAN switch, configuring a router, connecting to a WAN, and identifying basic security threats. This course will enable students to understand QoS, virtualization and cloud services, and network programmability related to WAN, access and core segments. It will provide the foundational understanding of network layers 1-3 that are applicable to core routing and switching plus other advanced technologies.



Network+, or equivalent knowledge of IP




This course is for individuals who are currently or desire to become a Cisco Network Administrator. For those desiring certification, the course maps to the Cisco CCENT certification or Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification. Job roles can include: entry-level network engineer, network administrator, network support technician, and help desk technician.

Course Outline:



Lesson 1 : Building a Simple Network


Exploring the Functions of Networking
Understanding the Host-to-Host Communications Model
Introducing LANs
Operating Cisco IOS Software
Starting a Switch
Understanding Ethernet and Switch Operation
Troubleshooting Common Switch Media Issues

Lesson 2 : Establishing Internet Connectivity

Understanding the TCP/IP Internet Layer
Understanding IP Addressing and Subnets
Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
Explorer the Functions of Routing
Configuring a Cisco Router
Exploring the Packet Delivery Process
Enabling Static Routing
Learning the Basics of ACL
Enabling Internet Connectivity


Lesson 3 : Summary Challenge


Establishing Internet Connectivity
Troubleshoot Internet Connectivity


Lesson 4 : Building a Medium-Sized Network


Implementing VLANs and Trunks
Routing Between VLANs
Using a Cisco IOS Network Device as a DHCP Server
Implementing RIPv2


Lesson 5 : Network Device Management and Security


Securing Administrative Access
Implementing Device Hardening
Configuring System Messaging Logging
Managing Cisco Devices


Lesson 6 : Summary Challenge


Implementing a Medium-Sized Network
Troubleshooting a Medium-Sized Network


Lesson 7 : Introducing IPv6


Introducing Basic IPv6
Understanding IPv6 Operation
Configuring IPv6 Static Routes

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