Cisco® Interconnecting Cisco® Networking Devices Part 1 v2.0 (ICND1)

Length: 5 days | Audience: IT Professionals | Level: 100

The 100-101 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1) exam is the exam associated with the Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT) certification and is a tangible first step in achieving an Associate-level certification Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1) course. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills required to successfully install, operate, and troubleshoot a small branch office network. The exam includes topics on the operation of IP data networks, LAN switching technologies, IPv6, IP routing technologies, IP services (DHCP, NAT, ACLs), network device security, and basic troubleshooting.

Module 1: Building a Simple Network

  • Exploring the Functions of Networking
  • Understanding the Host-to-Host Communication
  • Introducing LANs
  • Operating Cisco IOS Software
  • Starting a Switch
  • Understanding Ethernet and Switch
  • Troubleshooting Common Switch Media

Module 2: Establishing Internet Connectivity

  • Understanding the TCP/IP Internet
  • Addressing and Subnets
  • Understanding the TCP/IP Transport
  • Exploring the Functions of Routing
  • Configuring a Cisco Router
  • Exploring the Packet-Delivery Proce…
  • Enabling Static Routing
  • Managing Traffic Using ACLs
  • Enabling Internet Connectivity

Module 3: Managing Network Device Security

  • Securing Administrative Access
  • Implementing Device Hardening
  • Implementing Traffic Filtering

Module 4: Building a Medium-Sized Network

  • Implementing VLANs and Trunks
  • Routing Between VLANs
  • Using a Cisco Network Device
  • Introducing WAN Technologies
  • Introducing Dynamic Routing Protocol
  • Implementing OSPF

Module 5: Introducing IPv6

  • Introducing basic IPv6
  • Understanding IPv6
  • Configuring IPv6 Routing


Lab 1-1: Switch Start-up and Initial Configuration

Lab 1-2: Troubleshoot Switch Media Issues

Lab 2-1: Router Setup and Initial Configuration

Lab 2-2: Configure a Static Route, DHCP, and Network Address Translation

Lab 3-1: Enhance the Security of Router and Switch Configuration

Lab 3-2: Device Hardening

Lab 3-3: Filter Traffic with ACLs

Lab 3-4: Enhanced – Troubleshoot ACLs

Lab 4-1: Configure an Expanded Switched Network

Lab 4-2: Configure DHCP Server

Lab 4-3: Implement Single-Area OSPF

Lab 5-1: Configure Basic IPv6

Lab 5-2: Implement IPv6 Stateless Auto-Configuration

Lab 5-3: Implement IPv6 Routing

Lab 6-1: ICND1 Super Lab

  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic PC operating system navigation skills
  • Basic Internet usage skills
  • Basic address knowledge