Certified Wireless Network Administrator Curriculum

NOTE: Because the National CTC is a NSF ATE center grant, access to the complete curriculum is limited to educators of North American secondary and post secondary institutions. Available below is the syllabus, the outline of learning activities and powerpoint presentations as well as a links to sample learning activities and powerpoint presentations.

To request the complete curriculum, please email Mark Dempsey at mdempsey@collin.edu. Please put "curriculum request" in the subject line and in the body of the email provide the following information: Your name, job title, phone number, email, and academic institution (with mailing address).

CWNA Syllabus

Major Topic Covered PowerPoint Labs
Overview of Wireless Standards, Organizations, and Fundamentals; Radio Frequency Fundamentals

2010 CWNA - PP 1 - Wireless Standards, Organizations, & Fundamentals.pptx

2010 CWNA - PP 2 - Radio Frequency Fundamentals.pptx

 
Radio Frequency Components, Measurements, and Mathematics; Radio Frequency Signal and Antenna Concepts

2010 CWNA - PP 3 - Radio Frequency Components, Measurements, & Mathematics.pptx

2010 CWNA - PP 4 - Radio Frequency Signal and Antenna Concepts.pptx

2010 CWNA - Lab 1 - Familiarization with wireless APRouter connection.docx
802.11 Standards; Wireless Networks and Spread Spectrum Technologies 2010 CWNA - PP 5 - IEEE 802.11 Standards.pptx 2010 CWNA - Lab 2 - Configuring Ad Hoc Network.docx
Wireless Networks and Spread Spectrum Technologies 2010 CWNA - PP 6 - Wireless Networks & Spread Spectrum Technologies.pptx 2010 CWNA - Lab 3 - Configuring an Infrastructure Network.docx
Wireless LAN Topologies 2010 CWNA - PP 7 - Wireless LAN Topologies.pptx 2010 CWNA - Lab 4- Measuring throughput among different wireless standards.docx
802.11 Medium Access; 802.11 MAC Architecture

2010 CWNA - PP 8 - 802.11 Media Access.pptx

2010 CWNA - PP 9 - MAC Architecture.pptx

2010 CWNA - Lab 5 - Configuring access restriction and Internet security on an Infrastructure Network.docx

  2010 CWNA - PP 9a - CWNA MID-TERM EXAM REVIEW.pptx

 

Wireless Devices 2010 CWNA - PP 10 - Wireless Devices.pptx

2010 CWNA - Lab 6 - Configuring APRouter to act as DHCP server.docx

2010 CWNA - Lab 6 - Configuring APRouter to act as DHCP server for IP ver6.docx

WLAN Deployment and Vertical Markets 2010 CWNA - PP 11 - WLAN Deployment & Vertical Markets.pptx 2010 CWNA - Lab 7 - Studying the effect of adjacent channel interference on the wireless network.docx
WLAN Troubleshooting 2010 CWNA - PP 12 - WLAN Troubleshooting.pptx 2010 CWNA - Lab 8 - Troubleshooting wireless network.docx
802.11 Network Security Architecture 2010 CWNA - PP 13 - Network Security Architecture.pptx 2010 CWNA - Lab 9 - Configuring basic security in an Infrastructure Network.docx
Wireless Attacks, Intrusion Monitoring, and Policy 2010 CWNA - PP 14 - Wireless Attacks, Intrusion Monitoring & Policy.pptx 2010 CWNA - Lab 10 - Installing and running wireshark on an Infrastructure Network.docx
Radio Frequency Site Survey Fundamentals; Site Survey Systems and Devices

2010 CWNA - PP 15 - Radio Frequency Site Survey Fundamentals.pptx

2010 CWNA - PP 16 - Site Survey Systems & Devices.pptx

2010 CWNA - Lab 11 - Configuring 802.11i security in an Infrastructure Network.docx
Power over Ethernet (PoE); High Throughput (HT) and 802.11n

2010 CWNA - PP 17 - Power over Ethernet (PoE).pptx

 
High Throughput (HT) and 802.11n 2010 CWNA - PP 18 - High Throughput (HT) & 802.11n.pptx  
  2010 CWNA - PP 18a - CWNA Final Exam Review.pptx  

 

Alternative Files

PowerPoint Labs
CWNA PP 1 - Wireless Cert Overview.pptx Lab 01 - Configuring Ad Hoc Network.docx
CWNA PP 2 - Standards Orgs.pptx Lab 02 - Familiarization with wireless APRouter connection.docx
CWNA PP 3 - Fundamentals.pptx Lab 03 - Configuring an Infrastructure Network.docx
CWNA PP 5 - RF System Components.pptx Lab 04 - Configuring APRouter to act as DHCP server.docx
CWNA PP 6 - RF Math and Power.pptx Lab 05 - Configuring APRouter to act as DHCP server for IP ver6.docx
CWNA PP 7 - RF Signa and Antenna Concepts.pptx Lab 06 - Configuring basic security in an Infrastructure Network.docx
CWNA PP 8 - IEEE 802dot11 Standards.pptx Lab 07 - Configuring 802.11i security in an Infrastructure Network.docx
CWNA PP 9 - Wireless and Spread Spectrum.pptx Lab 08 - Measuring throughput among different wireless standards.docx
CWNA PP 10 - WLAN Topologies.pptx Lab 09 - Installing and running wireshark on an Infrastructure Network.docx
CWNA PP 11 - 802dot11 Medium Access.pptx Lab 10 – Studying the effect of adjacent channel interference on the wireless network.docx
CWNA PP 12 - 802dot11 MAC Architecture.pptx Lab 11 – Troubleshooting wireless network.docx
CWNA PP 13 - 802dot11 Network Security Architecture.pptx Lab 13 - Configuring access restriction and Internet security on an Infrastructure Network.docx
CWNA PP 14 - Wireless Attacks.pptx  
CWNA PP 15 - RF Site Survey.pptx  
CWNA PP 17 - Power Over Ethernet.pptx  
CWNA PP 18 - High Throughput 802dot11n.pptx  

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