Class Details

Price: $1,695.00

3-Day Course Includes:

  • Class exercises in addition to training instruction
  • Courseware books, notepads, pens, highlighters and other materials
  • Full breakfast with variety of bagels, fruits, yogurt, doughnuts and juice
  • Tea, coffee, and soda available all day
  • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon - * only at participating locations

For group training options, please call us at (240) 667-7757 or email 

Course Outline

Module 1: TCP/IP Introduction

  • Lesson 1A: Origins of TCP/IP
  • Lesson 1B: TCP/IP Standards and Networking Model
  • Lesson 1C: OSI Network Model
  • Lesson 1D: TCP/IP Protocols, Ports and Sockets
  • Lesson 1E: Protocol Analysis

Module 2: IP Addressing

  • Lesson 2A: Overview of IP Addressing and Schemes
  • Lesson 2B: IPv4 vs. IPv6
  • Lesson 2C: The IPv4 to IPv6 Transition Process

Module 3: Basic Structures

  • Lesson 3A: Packet Structures
  • Lesson 3B: IPv4 and IPv6 Header Fields and Functions
  • Lesson 3C: Extension Headers for Ipv6
  • Lesson 3D: Packet Handling, MTU and Upper-level Checksums in IPv6

Module 4: TCP/IP Protocols

  • Lesson 4A: Data Link and Point-to-Point
  • Lesson 4B: Ethernet Frames
  • Lesson 4C: Hardware Addresses
  • Lesson 4D: Understanding Internet Protocol
  • Lesson 4E: IP Datagram; Fragmentation and Reassembly
  • Lesson 4F: Types of Service and Delivery Options
  • Lesson 4G: Overview of Routing – Characteristics, Considerations, Protocols, Management
  • Lesson 4H: Routing on and off WAN
  • Lesson 4I: Secure and Troubleshooting Routers

Module 5: ICMP

  • Lesson 5A: Overview
  • Lesson 5B: ICMPv4 vs. ICMPv6
  • Lesson 5C: ICMPv6 Error and Informational Messages
  • Lesson 5D: PMTU
  • Lesson 5E: ICMP Testing, Troubleshooting and Decoding

Module 6: IPv6 Neighbor Discovery

  • Lesson 6A: IPv4 vs. IPv6
  • Lesson 6B: Message and Option Formats
  • Lesson 6C: Conceptual Host Model
  • Lesson 6D: Discovery Process

Module 7: Autoaddressing

  • Lesson 7A: Overview
  • Lesson 7B: DHCP
  • Lesson 7C: Autoconfiguration IPv4 vs. IPv6
  • Lesson 7D: Autoconfiguration in MS OS
  • Lesson 7E: Setting Up and Troubleshooting DHCP Server

Module 8: Name Resolution

  • Lesson 8A: Fundamentals and Protocols for Name Resolution
  • Lesson 8B: IPv4 vs. IPv6 Networks
  • Lesson 8C: Overview of DNS, Caching and Configuration
  • Lesson 8D: Name Resolution in Windows OS
  • Lesson 8E: Troubleshooting Name Resolution

Module 9: Transport Layer Protocols

  • Lesson 9A: Fundamentals of UDP and TCP
  • Lesson 9B: Extension Headers
  • Lesson 9C: Choosing TCP or UDP

Module 10: IPv4 to IPv6 Transition

  • Lesson 10A: IPv4 and IPv6 Interaction
  • Lesson 10B: Hybrid Networks and Nodes
  • Lesson 10C: Transition Addresses and Mechanisms
  • Lesson 10D: Tunneling Configurations
  • Lesson 10E: ISATAP, 6to4 and Teredo

Module 11: IPv6 Deployment

  • Lesson 11A: Understanding and Planning an IPv6 Deployment
  • Lesson 11B: Deployment Process
  • Lesson 11C: Network Administration Tasks

Module 12: Securing the TCP/IP Environment

  • Lesson 12A: Network Security Basics and Principles of IP Security
  • Lesson 12B: Common Attacks and Exploits
  • Lesson 12C: Vulnerable Areas
  • Lesson 12D: Types of Attacks and Phases of Each
  • Lesson 12E: Maintaining IP Security
  • Lesson 12F: Honeypots and Honeynets