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Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 2  |    A 5 day   hands on   training course

ICND2 training course description

This course provides entry-level network administrators and network support with the knowledge and skills needed to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot a small enterprise network. ICND2 focuses on understanding redundant topologies, troubleshooting common networking issues, configuring EIGRP and multiarea OSPF in both IPv4 and IPv6, understanding WAN technologies, and becoming familiar with device management. Students will have a total of 70 hours lab access to use over a period of 180 days this includes access during the actual class.

What will you learn
  • Install, Operate and troubleshoot a medium-sized network, including connecting to a WAN and implementing network security.
  • Describe the effects of new technologies such as IoE, IoT, IWAN and SDN on network evolution.
ICND2 training course details

ICND2 training course content

  • Implementing scalable medium-sized Networks
  • Troubleshooting VLAN connectivity Building redundant switched topologies Improving redundant switched topologies with EtherChannel Understanding Layer 3 redundancy

  • Troubleshooting basic connectivity
  • Troubleshooting IPv4 network connectivity Troubleshooting IPv6 network connectivity

  • Implementing an EIGRP-based solution
  • Implementing EIGRP Implementing EIGRP for IPv6 Troubleshooting EIGRP

  • Implementing a scalable, OSPF based solution
  • Understanding OSPF Implementing multiarea OSPF IPv4 Implementing OSPFv3 for IPv6 Troubleshooting multiarea OSPF

  • Wide-Area Networks
  • Understanding WAN technologies Understanding point-to-point protocols Configuring GRE tunnels Configuring sIngle-homed EBGP

  • Network device management
  • Implementing basic network device management and Security Evolution of Intelligent networks Introducing QoS

  • Labs
  • Discovery 1: Troubleshoot VLANs and trunks
    Challenge 1: Troubleshooting VLANs and trunks
    Discovery 2: Configure root bridge and Analyze STP topology
    Discovery 3: Troubleshoot STP issues
    Challenge 2: Building redundant switched topologies
    Discovery 4: Configure and verify EtherChannel
    Challenge 3: Improving redundant switched topologies with EtherChannel
    Discovery 5: Configure and verify HSRP
    Discovery 6: Troubleshoot HSRP
    Challenge 4: Implementing and troubleshooting HSRP
    Discovery 7: Use troubleshooting tools
    Discovery 8: Configure and Verify IPv4 extended access lists
    Discovery 9: Troubleshoot IPv4 network connectivity
    Challenge 5: Troubleshooting IPv4 connectivity
    Discovery 10: Configure and verify IPv6 extended access lists
    Discovery 11: Troubleshoot IPv6 network connectivity
    Challenge 6: Troubleshooting IPv6 connectivity
    Discovery 12: Configure and verify EIGRP
    Challenge 7: Implementing EIGRP
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    Discovery 13: Configure and verify EIGRP for IPv6
    Discovery 14: Troubleshoot EIGRP
    Challenge 8: Troubleshooting EIGRP
    Challenge 9: Summary challenge Lab : 1
    Challenge 10: Summary challenge Lab : 2
    Discovery 15: Configure and verify single-area OSPF
    Discovery 16: Configure and verify multiarea OSPF
    Challenge 11: Implementing multiarea OSPF
    Discovery 17: Configure and verify OSPFv3
    Challenge 12: Implementing OSPFv3 for IPv6
    Discovery 18: Troubleshoot multiarea OSPF
    Challenge 13: Troubleshooting OSPF
    Discovery 19: Configure serial interface and PPP
    Discovery 20: Configure and verify MLP
    Discovery 21: Configure and verify PPPoE client
    Challenge 14: Implementing WAN Using point-to-point protocols
    Discovery 22: Configure and Verify GRE tunnel
    Challenge 15: Implementing GRE tunnel
    Discovery 23: Configure and verify single homed EBGP
    Challenge 16: Implementing single-homed EBGP
    Discovery 24: Configure external authentication using RADIUS and TACACS+
    Discovery 25: Configure SNMP
    Challenge 17: Implementing device management and Security
    Challenge 18: Summary challenge Lab : 3
    Challenge 19: Summary challenge Lab : 4

Learning path



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"Everything was very well explained."

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"An excellent course."

Training approach

This structured training course seeks to build upon workbook learning through the use of group exercises, dynamic discussion and individual tasks in order to deliver an engaging and interactive module that will ensure all candidates are able to transfer their new skills into the workplace.