Computer Networking Course Dublin

Computer Networking

Hi-Tech Training
Dublin City, Nationwide
on request
5 x 6 hour sessions Saturdays
Online Courses - Distance Learning
10.00 am - 5.00 pm
Application Schedule: TBC

Course description

This practically based City and Guilds 7266/7267-408) Computer Networking course is designed to enable participants to install, configure and test a small computer network.

Computer Networking Learning Objectives Include: – Identify computer networking concepts and terminology Identify components that make up a computer network Install, configure and test a computer network Use and control a local area network.

This Computer Networking course can be used as one of the 4 units required to achieve the City and Guilds IVQ Diploma in IT Systems Support (7267-24).

Course Content

  • Network features, hardware and software components.
  • Network topologies, technologies and communication protocols.
  • Peer-to-peer and server based networks including: – servers, clients, peers, shared resources, operating systems, administration, security, central support systems.
  • OSI layers (Open Systems Interconnection), MAC address, sub-netting.
  • Internet access technologies: – DSL, Broadband (ADSL), PSTN (dial-up), Satellite, Wireless.
  • Selecting cable or wireless systems for connection.
  • Hardware components for a peer-to-peer network including: – interface cards, hubs/switches, cables, connectors, tools and anti-static equipment.
  • Connecting network printers.
  • Virus protection, firewalls and passwords, security measures, file management and access rights.
  • Testing networks, resolving routine problems associated with installation