The Enterprise Wi-Fi Fundamentals v1.0 course provides the networking professional a foundation of knowledge for entering into or advancing within the wireless networking industry. From basic RF theory and regulatory requirements to implementation of WLAN devices, this course focuses on bringing Wi-Fi sales and support professionals up-to-speed on the latest in 802.11 technologies in a practical way.
Instructor did a great job, from experience this subject can be a bit dry to teach but he was able to keep it very engaging and made it much easier to focus.
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Instructor was outstanding. Knowledgeable, presented well, and class timing was perfect.
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A typical candidate should have a basic understanding of data networking concepts.
Detailed Class Syllabus
Chapter 1 - Introduction to Networking
Chapter 2 - Introduction to Wi-Fi
Where Wi-Fi Is Used
Organizations Governing Wi-Fi
Chapter 3 - Wi-Fi Infrastructure and Client Devices
Power over Ethernet (PoE)
Client Devices / Software
Chapter 4 - Wi-Fi Terminology and Operation
Wi-Fi Modes of Operation
Service Set Naming
Client Association and Roaming Process
Power Save Fundamentals
Chapter 5 - Radio Frequency Fundamentals
RF Wave Fundamentals
Chapter 6 - Antennas and Accessories
Line of Sight
Wi-Fi System Accessories
Chapter 7 - Wi-Fi: Under the Hood
Medium Access and Collision Avoidance
Mixed Mode Environments and Protection Mechanisms
Coexistence with RF Interference
Chapter 8 - RF Site Surveys
Purposes of an RF Site Survey
RF Site Survey Types
Steps Involved in the RF Site Survey Process
Chapter 9 - Wi-Fi Security
Understand Wi-Fi Security Needs
Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)
WPA2-Personal, WPA2-Enterprise, and Encryption
Chapter 10 - Wi-Fi Troubleshooting
Common Wi-Fi Problems