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    Certified Network Associate (MTCNA)

    Training outline




    By the end of this training session, the student will be familiar with RouterOS software and RouterBOARD products and be able to connect the client to the Internet. He will also be able to configure, manage, do basic troubleshooting of a MikroTik router and provide basic services to clients.

    Target audience:

    Network engineers and technicians wanting to deploy and support:

    • Corporate networks
    • Client CPEs (WISPs and ISPs)

    Course prerequisites:

    The student must have a good understanding of TCP/IP and subnetting.

    Suggested reading:

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    Module 1 – Introduction, basic routing and bridging

    • Managing RouterOS, backups, upgrades, packages
    • RouterOS command line interface (CLI) and CLI principles
    • Basic configuration
    • Lab with basic setup of RouterOS

    Module 2 – Routing, Bridging and Network management

    • Routing and IP networking overview
    • Static routing
    • Bridging and switching overview
    • Bridge concepts, Spanning tree
    • ARP
    • DHCP package
    • RouterOS management tools
    • Module 2 complex LAB

    Module 3 – Wireless

    • 802.11n Concepts
    • MikroTik wireless protocols and TDMA
    • Monitoring Tools
    • Wireless Security, Encryption
    • Managing access to WISP network
    • Wireless LAB

    Module 4 – Firewall

    • Types of Firewall, Mikrotik Firewall features
    • Firewall Filter in action
    • Address-Lists and different types of NAT
    • Firewall LAB

    Module 5 – QoS and Queues

    • Simple Queues in RouterOS 6.x
    • Queueing for whole network with PCQ
    • Monitoring
    • QoS LAB

    Module 6 – Tunnels

    • Tunnel types – PPPoE, PPPTP, EOIP, SSTP, SSL
    • IPSEC introduction
    • Tunneling LAB