Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-150-176 060940 Cisco Security Fundamentals
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-150-176 CISCO SECURITY FUNDAMENTALS ...this course will provide the learner the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills, process and understanding of configuration, troubleshooting and monitoring Cisco network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data and devices; managing secure access, VPN encryption, firewalls, intrusion prevention, web and email content security, and endpoint security. (Prerequisites: 10-150-163, IT: Network: Cisco 1; 10-150-168, IT: Network: Cisco 2)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Monitor the local area network for security threats
  2. Secure management Cisco routers
  3. Configure authentication Cisco devices
  4. Configure basic firewall technologies
  5. Implement Cisco IOS intrusion prevention system
  6. Mitigate common Layer 2 attacks
  7. Implement virtual private networks
  8. Configure basic adaptive security appliance (ASA) settings
  9. Configure advanced ASA settings