Cisco BCMSN 3.0: Configuring and Implementing WLANs

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To explain how to use Cisco Systems utilities to configure the Cisco WLAN client, distinguish between autonomous and lightweight WLAN implementations, and explain how to configure autonomous and lightweight Cisco WLAN solutions.

Target Audience

Network administrators, network engineers, network managers, systems managers, or network designers.


Completion of the course Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices (ICND)

Expected Duration

140 min.

Course Objectives

Cisco BCMSN 3.0: Configuring and Implementing WLANs

  • identify the Cisco 802.11a/b/g WLAN client adapter and the Cisco Aironet Desktop Utility (ADU), their installation, and use.
  • identify the Windows XP WLAN, Cisco Aironet Client Administration Utility, Cisco wireless IP Phone, and Cisco Compatible Extensions.
  • identify Cisco autonomous and lightweight WLAN solution implementation and how LWAPP is used in WLANs.
  • recognize the hierarchy of components that are required to build a WLAN and the devices contained in them.
  • recognize antenna types, multipath distortion, decimal calculation, and EIRP guidelines.
  • identify the configuration methods, roles, and configuration of an autonomous access point.
  • recognize the function and configuration of a WLAN controller.
  • configure a switch for wireless equipment.