2 Days / 4 Live Online Sessions (0900-1230) / Technical Level: Level 2

Course Code: QS2501

Course Summary

Knowledge of TCP/IP and its operation has become a fundamental requirement for anyone involved in IP networks. This detailed and exciting course takes delegates through TCP/IP principles, applications and protocols, enabling them to work confidently in this changing environment.

Who would benefit

This course is aimed at engineers who are looking to get started in TCP/IP family of protocols. The course is designed to provide engineers with a foundation into the world of IP and Ethernet in particular, although other major protocols such as MPLS will also be discussed.


Some prior knowledge of packet-switched network operations and the Internet is beneficial, but the ability to comprehend technical matters and an interest in Internet protocols is sufficient.

Topic Areas Include

  • The Internet

  • TCP/IP features

  • Ethernet

  • Spanning Tree

  • Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)

  • Multi Protocol Label Switching (MPLS)

  • Internet Protocol (IP)

  • IP version 6

  • Address Resolution Protocol (ARP)

  • Interior Gateway Protocols (IGP)

  • Internet Control Messaging Protocol (ICMP)

  • User Datagram Protocol (UDP)

  • Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)

  • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

  • Domain Name System (DNS)

  • Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS)

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