• Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

In this Wi—Fi fundamentals course, you will gain the knowledge needed to enter into or advance within the wireless networking industry. From basic RF theory and regulatory requirements to implementation of WLAN devices, you will get up—to—speed on the latest in 802.11 technologies in a practical way.

Learning Objectives

Networking basics
Wi—Fi organizations and standards
Basic wireless 802.11 technologies functionality and terms
Lightweight and autonomous access points
WLAN routers, bridges, and switches
Antenna types and uses
Wi—Fi operational concepts and applications
Wi—Fi security, compliance, and site surveying
Wi—Fi support and troubleshooting
RF fundamentals and antenna concepts
Spread spectrum concepts

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.