• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

In this course, you will learn and practice techniques to monitor and troubleshoot routed and switched networks through extensive hands-on lab exercises. Troubleshooting methods, approaches, procedures, and tools are explored. A series of different organizations are introduced for each a set of troubleshooting scenarios that are presented. You will attempt to solve as many of the troubleshooting tickets as you can; the debrief includes review information that will help you further understand the specific issues raised in the scenarios.

Learning Objectives

  • Troubleshooting methods, approaches, and procedures
  • Recommended network maintenance practices
  • Using basic and specialized troubleshooting tools

Troubleshooting:

  • A redundant Internet gateway or redundant ISP fails to provide backup connectivity
  • OSPF, EIGRP and BGP issues, including redistribution
  • HSRP, VRRP, and GLBP issues
  • EtherChannel issues
  • Other issues including NTP, DNS, default routes, IP SLAs, AAA, and GRE
  • When headquarters or branch clients are unable to access internal devices or the Internet
  • When you are unable to connect to a network device using SSH or Telnet
  • When devices are unable to acquire a DHCP-provided address

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.