So You Want to be a Network Engineer?

Find out which IT certification is right for you with these sample lessons. From beginner to advanced.

All Levels 4.3(2,847 Ratings) 89,187 Students enrolled
Created by Paul Browning Last updated 08/2014 English ["English [Auto-generated]"]
What will i learn?
  • Work out which IT path you prefer
  • Get a basic understanding of various networking technologies

Curriculum for this course
45 Lectures 09:24:47
CompTIA A+ - PC Engineer
3 Lectures 00:45:09
  • The Computer - An Overview 00:12:46
  • Motherboards – Chipsets and Buses 00:16:10
  • Troubleshooting Windows - Troubleshooting Tools 00:16:13
  • Basic Network Theory and Terminology 00:16:03
  • TCP/IP Tools and Commands 00:18:27
  • Dynamic Routing and Protocols 00:13:29
  • Security Fundamentals - Information Security 00:11:08
  • Network Security - Network Devices 00:10:04
  • Risk Management - Penetration Testing 00:08:14
  • The Control Panel 00:04:54
  • Installation and Virtualization 00:07:42
  • Maintenance and Updates 00:08:07
  • Device Drivers 00:06:08
  • Remote Access 00:11:44
  • Active Directory Infrastructure 00:09:51
  • Server Dashboard Quick Look 00:15:26
  • Managing Computer Accounts 00:12:07
  • Overview of Virtualization Technologies 00:19:27
  • Introduction to Cisco Networking 00:10:20
  • Introduction to switching 00:12:39
  • Access Control Lists 00:12:27
  • Introduction to Network Security 00:12:33
  • Understanding Privilege Levels 00:10:18
  • Introduction to Firewalls 00:16:25
  • Introduction 00:04:36
  • Course Introduction 00:18:36
  • IOS DHCP Server Configuration 00:09:12
  • A Quick Glimpse at CUE 00:04:06
  • Hunger Pangs for You and Me 00:06:57
  • Introduction to JUNOS 00:10:52
  • First Lab - Introduction to Junos OS 00:05:18
  • Junos OS CLI - The Basics 00:15:53
  • Eating for You and Me 00:10:03
  • Switching & VLANs 00:20:23
  • OSPF 00:24:39
  • Tunneling 00:12:29
  • Intro to Security 00:17:12
  • Security Policies 00:14:50
  • AntiSpam 00:14:29
  • What is Linux / what's in it for me? 00:14:41
  • Mass storage devices; adding and removing kernel modules 00:13:31
  • Install and Configure a Bootmanager - GRUB 00:11:45
  • Introduction to Red Hat Linux 00:08:15
  • Basic Red Hat Installation 00:10:38
  • User Administration 00:17:00
  • Introduction to Network Analysis 00:10:01
  • Global and Personal Preferences 00:13:57
  • Find the cause of performance problems 00:04:18
Requirements
  • None
  • Understand how to use a PC
  • Have an interest in networking
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Description

If you are looking to make a career change into IT or get ahead in your current IT role you need to get certified. But which career path is for you? Network support, desktop support, core router and switch support, voice networking, security engineer...the choice is overwhelming.

This series of taster lessons will let you dip your toes into a large number of courses to see which one you like the best. The courses take you from beginner level (A+ to up advanced with Cisco CCNP).

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