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ICND1 - Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 1



In this comprehensive ten-week online course, you'll develop a practical understanding of the operation of modern TCP/IP networks built with Cisco hardware.


Our ICND1 course includes the following at no additional cost:

  • 365, 7 days a week remote access to the University of Central Missouri’s NetLab equipment (scheduling required)
  • Guided instruction facilitated by certified instructors with industry experience


What You'll Learn

  • How networks function
  • Network components and their functions
  • The purpose and basic operation of the protocols in the OSI and TCP/IP models.
  • Binary, decimal, and hexadecimal numbering
  • Switching theory and operations
  • Host-to-Host packet delivery process through a switch and through a router
  • TCP/IP network addressing and routing
  • Describe the operation and necessity of using private and public IP addresses for IPv4 addressing
  • Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment.
  • Troubleshoot and correct common problems associated with IP addressing and host configurations.
  • Configuration of Cisco Catalyst Switches and Cisco Routers
  • Using your router as a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
  • Configure and verify network device security features


Who Needs to Attend:
If you are new to IT, need a good understanding of networking for management or sales responsibilities, or are starting along the path towards CCENT ICND1 100-101 and ICND2 200-101 Routing and Switching or CCNA (200-120) Routing and Switching certification, this is the right course for you.


Common Job Roles:
Network Specialist, Network Administrator, Network Support Engineer


No prior knowledge needed, just a desire to learn.


Follow-Up Courses:

We recommend that you follow this course with


Certification, Certificates, and Degree Programs

This course is part of the following programs or tracks:


Why the University of Central Missouri?

  • Decade of experience as a Cisco Networking Academy (since 2002)
  • Certified Instructors with industry experience
  • Courses can be taken from the convenience of home in an online environment
  • 40 hours of guided instruction, 4.0 Continuing Education Units Awarded