Course Code: GES364
Receive an introduction to the course by learning about the material to come and what you can expect in the industry.
Study over-the-air technologies, WIMAX, wireless technologies, radio frequency, RF power fun, antennas, issues with RF, and governing bodies and regulations.
Cover network foundations, OSI models, wireless terms and terminologies, wireless media and communication, unified wireless architecture, SSIDs and VLANs.
Explore mobile device management, profiles and polices, enterprise mail and messaging, wireless site surveys, and wireless device management.
Learn about mobile device security, network security, security protocols, EAP overview, encryption overview, common security troubleshooting, and wireless risks.
Complete the course by learning about various wireless troubleshooting techniques.
I. Module 1: Over-The-Air Technologies
D. 802.11 Wireless Technologies - Part 1
E. 802.11 Wireless Technologies - Part 2
F. Radio Frequency
G. RF Power Fun
I. Issues with RF
J. NON 802.11 Wireless
K. Governing Bodies and Regulations
II. Module 2: Network Infrastructure
A. Network Foundations - Part 1
B. Network Foundations - Part 2
C. Network Foundations - Part 3
D. Network Foundations - Part 4
E. OSI Model Review
F. Wireless Terms and Terminology - Part 1
G. Wireless Terms and Terminology - Part 2
H. Wireless Media and Communication
I. Unified Wireless Architecture
J. SSID’S and VLAN’S
III. Module 3: Mobile Device Manager
A. Mobile Device Management - Part 1
B. Mobile Device Management - Part 2
C. Profiles and Polices - Part 1
D. Profiles and Polices - Part 2
E. Enterprise Mail and Messaging
F. Wireless Site Survey’s - Part 1
G. Wireless Site Survey’s - Part 2
H. Wireless Site Survey’s - Part 3
I. Wireless Site Survey’s - Part 4
J. 802.11Wireless Device Management - Part 1
K. 802.11Wireless Device Management - Part 2
IV. Module 4: Security
A. Mobile Device Security
B. Network Security 101
C. Security Protocols - Part 1
D. Security Protocols - Part 2
E. Security Protocols - Part 3
F. EAP Overview
G. Encryption Overview - Part 1
H. Encryption Overview - Part 2
I. Common Security Troubleshooting
J. Wireless Risks - Part 1
K. Wireless Risks - Part 2
L. Other Risks
V. Module 5: Troubleshooting
A. Wireless Troubleshooting - Part 1
B. Wireless Troubleshooting - Part 2
C. Wireless Troubleshooting - Part 3
Chris Avants is a senior Instructor and leading consultant for clients throughout the U.S. Chris has over 15 years’ experience as a network engineer and 5 additional years as an instructor. Chris has worked at the service provider/partner level throughout his career, working with national and global clients to solve complex business problems through the use of technology and IT training solutions. Working with Chris, you will see a true industry expert with experience, drive, and patience unparalleled in the industry. Chris began his career with GE Capital IT Solutions at the age of 17. He quickly gained multiple professional-level certifications from Cisco and Microsoft. Chris spent the next decade as a Sr. Network Engineer designing and deploying advanced technology solutions from Cisco Systems, Microsoft, VMARE and more.
Originally hired for his unique skillset and experience with APPLE Networking, Chris spent his free time learning new networking technologies and concepts. The time invested quickly paid-off as he earned a coveted Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification at the age of 17. He joined an engineering team where he would gain his first hands-on experience with Microsoft Windows & Exchange Server, in addition to Cisco Routers and Switches. By age 18, Chris earned his CCNA and was a leading implementation engineer for GE Capital’s K-12 and Enterprise customer base throughout Texas for the next several years.
Students can take this course without any prior IT experience or certifications.
Network+ Certification or equivalent working knowledge
Recommended Experience to take the CompTIA Mobility+ (MB0-001) exam: At least 18 months of work experience in administration of mobile devices in the enterprise.
For CompTIA Mobility+ exam certification requirements please click here.
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Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. In addition, you will receive an exam voucher for the CompTIA Mobility+ (MB0-001)exam after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.
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This program will prepare you for the CompTIA Mobility+ exam and you will receive an exam voucher after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.
For CompTIA Mobility+ exam certification requirements please click here.