Cisco ONT 1.0: Wireless Implementations

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


To recognize how to configure wireless security and basic wireless management

Target Audience

Individuals preparing for the Cisco Certified Network Professional CCNP and the Cisco Certified Design Professional CCDP certifications; senior-level network support professionals, network administrators, network engineers, network managers, systems managers, or network designers


Introduction to Cisco Networking Technologies (INTRO) 2.1; Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices (ICND) 2.3; the ability to create interswitch connections and the initial configuration of a router, an understanding of routing, routing protocols, WAN technologies, security risks, IP addressing, ALCs, client utilities, and IOS familiarity

Expected Duration

180 min.

Course Objectives

Cisco ONT 1.0: Wireless Implementations

  • recognize how WLAN QoS operates and is implemented.
  • recognize why WLAN security is needed, its issues, methods, and evolution.
  • recognize how enhanced 802.11 security improves on basic 802.11 security.
  • identify the basic concepts of 802.1x authentication, LEAP, or EAP Cisco Wireless, EAP-FAST, EAP-TLS, and PEAP.
  • propose WLAN security as an enterprise network solution, given a scenario.
  • recognize the WPA authentication process.
  • recognize how to configure an advanced feature set WLAN for encryption and authentication on lightweight access points.
  • recognize the Cisco Unified Wireless Network solutions, how Cisco implements WLANs, and the features and benefits of CiscoWorks WLSE.
  • recognize the features and operations of WCS, and the architecture and functionality of the Cisco 2700 Series Wireless Location Appliance.
  • recognize basic Cisco WCS configuration and database management, and the Cisco WCS rogue access point methodology.