Understanding Cisco Wireless Foundations (WLFNDU)

Course Overview

The Understanding Cisco Wireless Foundations (WLFNDU) v1.0 course gives you the knowledge and skills you need to position, plan, implement, operate, and manage a Cisco® wireless LAN (WLAN) network. This course teaches you how to design, install, configure, monitor, and conduct basic troubleshooting tasks on a Cisco WLAN network of any size. This course does not lead directly to a certification exam, but it does cover foundational knowledge that can help you prepare for professional-level enterprise wireless courses and exams.

5 days
Learning Credits: 
43 + Taxes (if applicable). For details, please go to the Cisco course registration page.
  • After taking this course, you should be able to:

    • Describe and implement foundational wireless theory
    • Describe and implement basic wireless security and client access
    • Describe and implement a Cisco wireless network architecture
    • Configure Cisco centralized wireless networks
    • Describe and implement WLAN maintenance and troubleshooting
    • Describing and Implementing Foundational Wireless Theory
    • Describing and Implementing Foundational Wireless Math and Antennas
    • Describing and Implementing Foundational Wireless Operation
    • Describing and Implementing Basic Wireless Security
    • Describing and Implementing 802.1X and Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP)
    • Implementing Wireless Guest Access and Configuring Wireless Security
    • Describing and Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Architecture
    • Describing and Implementing Cisco Wireless Network
    • Describing and Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Wired Support
    • Configuring Cisco Centralized Wireless Networks
    • Describing and Implementing WLAN Maintenance and Troubleshooting
    • Explore the Physics of Wi-Fi
    • Explore the Wi-Fi Environment
    • Analyze Wireless Frames
    • Configure Client Access
    • Configure the Wired Infrastructure
    • Configure a Centralized Cisco Wireless LAN Controller (WLC) Deployment
    • Configure a Centralized WLAN Deployment
    • Configure an IPv6 Operation in a Centralized WLAN Deployment
    • Optimize RF Conditions and Performance for Clients
    • Perform Centralized Controller Maintenance
    • Use Troubleshooting Tools
  • We recommend but do not require that you have the following knowledge and skills before taking this course:

    • General knowledge of networks
    • General knowledge of wireless networks
    • Routing and switching knowledge
    • Network engineer
    • Systems engineer
    • Wireless engineer
    • Technical solutions architect
    • Network administrator
    • Wireless design engineer
    • Network manager