Course Outline

Course Duration: 72 hours (36 class)

Module 1: Network Basic

  • Generic- Compulsory
  • Networking Terminology
  • Network Categories
  • Standard Network Models
  • Physical Network Topologies
  • Logical Network Topologies

Network Communications Methods

  • Data Transmission Methods
  • Media Access Methods

Network Types

  • Bounded Network Media
  • Unbounded Network Media
  • Occupation Specific Knowledge(trade theory) –Compulsory

Network Components

  • Media and Hardware
  • Ethernet Networks
  • Wireless Networks
  • Understanding Wide Area Networks.
  • Noise Control
  • Network Connectivity Devices
  • Occupation Specific Skills(practical/demonstration)- Compulsory

Module 2: Networking Technology

Generic- Compulsory

Networking Models

  • Defining Networks with the OSI Model.
  • TCP/IP Model.
  • Understanding Internet Protocol
  • IP Addressing
  • Default IP Addressing Schemes

LAN Infrastructure


  • Occupation Specific Knowledge(trade theory) –Compulsory

TCP/IP Addressing and Data Delivery:

TCP/IP Properties and Characteristics

Internet Connections

  • Common TCP/IP Protocols &Ports
  • WAN Infrastructure
  • WAN Transmission Technologies
  • WAN Connectivity Methods
  • Voice over Data Transmission
  • Occupation Specific Skills(practical/demonstration)- Compulsory

Configure Basic Windows Networking

 Assign IP Addresses 

  • TCP/IP Commands
  • TCP/IP Interoperability Services

Delivery Techniques 

  • Configure Network Perimeters
  • Sub netting
  • Create Custom IP Addressing Schemes
  • Implement IPv6 Addresses

TCP/IP Services

  • Using Windows Networking Features
  • Domain Naming Services

Virtual LANs

Plan a SOHO Network


  • Enable Static Routing
  • Implement Dynamic IP Routing

Remote Networking

  • Remote Network Architectures
  • Remote Access Networking Implementations
  • Virtual Private Networking
  • VPN Protocols

Module 3: Network Security

  • Occupation Specific Knowledge(trade theory) –Compulsory

System Security

  • Computer Security Basics
  • System Security Tools
  • Authentication Methods
  • Encryption Methods

Network Security

Network Perimeter Security

Intrusion Detection and Prevention

  • Occupation Specific Skills(practical/demonstration)- Compulsory

Network Security Threats and Attacks

  • Network-Based Security Threats and Attacks
  • Apply Threat Mitigation Techniques
  • Educate Users
  • Protect Network Traffic Using IPsec

Module 4: NetworkManagement

  • Occupation Specific Knowledge(trade theory) –Compulsory

Network Monitoring

Configuration Management Documentation

Network Performance Optimization

  • Occupation Specific Skills(practical/demonstration)- Compulsory
  • Network Troubleshooting
  • Network Troubleshooting Models
  • Network Troubleshooting Utilities
  • Hardware Troubleshooting Tools
  • Common Connectivity Issues
  • Network Tools

Module 5: Linux Administering

  • Generic- Compulsory

Familiarizing Yourself with Linux.

Review the History and Development of Linux

Enter Shell Commands

Get Help Using Linux

Start and Stop Linux

  • Occupation Specific Knowledge(trade theory) –Compulsory

Installing Linux

Prepare for Installation

Identify Phases of the Linux Boot Sequence

Configure GRUB

Install the Operating System

Perform Post-Installation Tasks

  • Occupation Specific Skills(practical/demonstration)- Compulsory

Managing User and Group Accounts.

  • Configure User Profiles
  • Managing Partitions and the Linux File system:
  • Create Partitions
  • Navigate through the Linux File system
  • Manage the File system
  • Maintain the File system

Managing Files in Linux

  • Create and Edit Files
  • Locate Files
  • Search Text Using Regular Expressions
  • Apply Filters to Text Streams
  • Link Files
  • Back Up and Restore Files.

Working with Linux Permissions and Ownership

  • Modify File and Directory Permissions
  • Modify Default Permissions
  • Modify File and Directory Ownership
  • Set Advanced Permissions.

 Managing Packages

  • Manage Packages Using RPM
  • Verify Packages
  • Upgrade Packages
  • Configure Repositories
  • Manage Packages Using YUM
  • Manage Packages Using the Debian Package Manager
  • Manage Packages Using Source Files.

Working with the Bash Shell and Shell Scripts

  • Perform Basic Bash Shell Operations
  • Introduction to Shell Scripting
  • Customize the Bash Shell
  • Redirect Standard Input and Output
  • Use Control Statements in Shell Scripts

Managing System Services

  • Configure System Services
  • Monitor System Logs
  • Configure SELinux

Configuring Network Services

  • Connect to a Network
  • Configure Routes
  • Configure Client Network Services
  • Manage Remote Network Systems.

Implementing DNS Server.   

DHCP Server.

FTP, SAMBA Server.

Proxy Server.

Troubleshooting Linux Systems

Troubleshoot System-Based Issues

Troubleshoot Hardware Issues

Troubleshoot Network Connection and Security Issues

Module 6: Windows Server 2012

Generic- Compulsory

Introduction to Windows Server 2012

  • Occupation Specific Knowledge(trade theory) –Compulsory

Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012:

  • Implementing IPv4
  • Overview of TCP/IP
  • Understanding IPv4 Addressing
  • Subnetting and Supernetting
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting IPv4.
  • Occupation Specific Skills(practical/demonstration)- Compulsory

 Implementing DHCP.

Implementing DNS.

Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services.

Working with GPO.

Active Directory Users & Groups.

Implementing Local Storage

Overview of Storage

Managing Disks and Volumes

Implementing Storage Pools 

Implementing File and Print Service.

Popular Windows Network Services and Applications.

Introduction to Web Server IIS.

Hyper – V

Backup and Recovery plan

Used Tools

  1. Command Prompt
  2. Network and Sharing Center
  3. Network Monitor
  4. Linux
  5. Windows Server 2012