Cisco DESGN 2.0: Wireless Networking

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


To recognize the architecture, functionality, and deployment considerations of the Cisco Unified Wireless Network, and create a high-level unified network design for an enterprise

Target Audience

Network engineers, network system analysts, and maintenance personnel responsible for designing small to medium-sized and enterprise networks; individuals seeking the Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) certification and those individuals targeting towards the Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) certification


The knowledge and skills contained in the Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices (ICND) and CCNA Basics learning paths; a good foundation in the principles and concepts of networks and computers; familiarity with internetworking technologies

Expected Duration

170 min.

Course Objectives

Cisco DESGN 2.0: Wireless Networking

  • recognize the elements and operation of the Cisco Unified Wireless Network architecture and LWAPP.
  • recognize the connectivity between wireless devices, access points, and WLCs.
  • recognize the components and function of WLCs and access point scaling.
  • recognize how a lightweight access point connects to a WLC and its major operations.
  • recognize the basic operational theory and practices for mobility support in the Cisco Unified Wireless Network.
  • recognize controller redundancy design considerations and radio resource management functions.
  • recognize why and how an RF site survey is used in wireless network design.
  • recognize how guest services are supported in wireless networks and the design considerations for outdoor wireless networks.
  • recognize the design considerations for campus and branch wireless networks, and the Cisco support resources for network design.
  • create a high-level unified wireless design in a given scenario.