Introduce technologies and concepts, such as Intro to ITS, Redundancy, VLANs, etc

This course provides an introduction to EtherWAN switches.  Highlights include

  • Overview of EtherWAN technologies
  • Unboxing a switch
  • Video and step-by-step walk-through of configuring and connecting a PC to the switch
  • Walk-through of how to change the name and IP address of the switch.


At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand two types of wireless communications in widespread use for long range networks:
    • IEEE 802.11 standard (Wi-Fi)
    • Cellular
  • Understand key antenna terminology
  • Identify and understand omnidirectional and directional antennas
    • Omnidirectional
    • Panel
    • Parabolic
    • Dish
    • Yagi-Uda


Effective 12/26/2019, BICSI recognizes

Implementing Link Aggregation

               training for one (1) BICSI continuing Education Credit (CEC).




At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the basic structure of fiber
  • Explain the differences between Single mode and Multi-mode
  • Describer the physical characteristics of fiber
  • Index profiles of different fiber types
  • Understand attenuation – Intrinsic and extrinsic
  • Perform Basic Link Budget Calculations
  • Understand tools to troubleshoot Fiber


Effective 12/26/2019, BICSI recognizes

Fundamentals of Optical Fiber training for

two (2) BICSI continuing Education Credits (CECs).




At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify common Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) devices
  • Explain their purpose
  • Explain connectivity requirements
  • Understand an ITS as a whole

At the completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand Physical and Digital Security
  • Understand key security terms:
    • Confidentiality
    • Integrity
    • Authenticity
    • Availability
  • Identify technologies to secure the network


At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose of redundancy
  • Identify and explain different methods of creating redundancy:
    • {Rapid} Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP)
    • Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
    • Aggregate Links

Effective 12/26/2019, BICSI recognizes

Intro to Redundancy

               training for one (1) BICSI continuing Education Credit (CEC).







At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify Risks in Security and Surveillance systems
  • Understand technologies to secure the network including:
    • Strong Passwords
    • Encryption
    • Secure Shell (SSH)
    • Secure Web (HTTPS)
    • Firewalls
  • Apply digital security measures to protect the network at the:
    • Switch
    • End Device

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Effective 12/26/2019, BICSI recognizes

Intro to Security Systems Digital Security training

                for one (1) BICSI continuing Education Credit (CEC).




At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose of Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs)
  • Explain the VLAN Trunking Protocol (802.1q)
  • Compare and Contrast different VLAN configurations
  • Apply VLANs to a network
  • Understand how Inter-VLAN Routing works

Effective 12/26/2019, BICSI recognizes

Implementing Link Aggregation

               training for one (1) BICSI continuing Education Credit (CEC).





At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the difference between IP and Analog video cameras and systems
  • Choose the right solution for your installation

At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify the layers of both the OSI and TCP/IP model
  • Explain the purpose of each layer
  • Understand how network communications work

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the difference between commercial and hardened grade
  • Understand why hardened grade switch are better:
    • Reduced Total Cost of Ownership
    • Improved reliability
    • Customer Satisfaction
  • Identify specific models of hardened grade EtherWAN switches