ENWLSD: Designing Cisco Enterprise Wireless Networks

The Designing Cisco Enterprise Wireless Networks (ENWLSD) course gives you the knowledge you need to design Cisco® wireless networks. The course covers design specifics from scenario design concepts through the installation phase and into post-deployment validation.

How you will benefit from this course:

  • Gain the knowledge you need to plan advanced designs of Cisco wireless products
  • Qualify for professional-level job roles in wireless networking
  • Prepare for exam 300-425: Designing Cisco Enterprise Wireless Networks 

Audience

This course is for wireless engineers who work in the following roles:

Consulting systems engineer, Network administrator, Network engineer, Network manager, Sales engineer, Systems engineer, Technical solutions architect, Wireless design engineer, Wireless engineer.

Prerequisites

Before taking this course, you should have:

  • General knowledge of networks
  • General knowledge of wireless networks
  • Routing and switching knowledge

Either of the following combinations of Cisco courses can help you meet these prerequisites:

Course objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe and implement a Cisco-recommended structured design methodology
  • Describe and implement industry standards, amendments, certifications, and Requests For Comments (RFCs)
  • Describe and implement Cisco enhanced wireless features
  • Describe and implement the wireless design process
  • Describe and implement specific vertical designs
  • Describe and implement site survey processes
  • Describe and implement network validation processes

Course content

  • Describing and Implementing a Structured Wireless Design Methodology
  • Describing and Implementing Industry Protocols and Standards
  • Describing and Implementing Cisco Enhanced Wireless Features
  • Examining Cisco Mobility and Roaming
  • Describing and Implementing the Wireless Design Process
  • Describing and Implementing Specific Vertical Designs
  • Examining Special Considerations in Advanced Wireless Designs
  • Describing and Implementing the Site Survey Processes
  • Describing and Implementing Wireless Network Validation Processes

Read Cisco`s official course description: 
ENWLSD: Designing Cisco Enterprise Wireless Networks

Lab outline

  • Use Cisco Prime Infrastructure as a Design Tool
  • Create a Predictive Site Survey with Ekahau Pro
  • Perform a Live Site Survey Using Access Point on a Stick (APoS)
  • Simulate a Post-installation Network Validation Survey

Certification

This course helps prepare you to take exam 300-425 ENWLSD: Designing Cisco Enterprise Wireless Networks which leads to the new CCNP Enterprise and Cisco Certified Specialist – Enterprise Wireless Design certifications.