Wireless network engineers, mid-level wireless support engineers, wireless test engineers, wireless network designers and other IT professionals tasked with performing or overseeing site surveys for WLAN solution implementations
Individuals wishing to attain the CCNP Wireless certification.
This is a 5-day instructor-led course designed to provide delegates with the knowledge and skills required to technically plan and conduct a wireless site survey. Hands-on labs are used to reinforce the main objectives of this course and attendees should be able to design an RF network and conduct a post installation assessment by the end of the course.
Collecting Information for the Site Survey Identifying Customer Requirements Identifying Site Survey Requirements for Different Vertical Industries Designing Coverage for Specific Applications and Client Devices Designing Outdoor Coverage Identifying Regulatory Issues Identifying Safety and Aesthetic Requirements Prepare and Plan for the Site Survey Conducting a Kickoff Meeting Conducting an Initial Walkthrough Specifying the Tools Necessary to Complete a Site Survey Choosing the Hardware for the Deployment and the Site Survey Choosing the Right Antennas for the Deployment and the Site Survey Finalizing Logistical Considerations Conduct the Site Survey Estimating the AP Number and Density Using a Planning Tool Conducting a Layer 1 Site Survey Conducting a Layer 2 Site Survey for Data Conducting a Layer 2 Site Survey for Voice and Video Applications Conducting a Layer 2 Site Survey for Location Design the RF Network Determining the Infrastructure Hardware Requirements for the WLAN Determining the Effect of WLAN on the Infrastructure Determining the WLAN Equipment and Licenses Designing the Outdoor Mesh Network Assess the Deployment Verifying WLAN Readiness Verifying the RF Coverage Onsite Verifying the RF Performance Verifying Mesh Performance Presenting an Installation Report Labs Lab 1-1: Collecting Information for the Site Survey Lab 2-1: Analyzing a Virtual Walkthrough Lab 2-2: Conducting a Walkthrough Lab 3-1: Estimating the Number of APs Needed Using a Planning Tool Lab 3-2: Conducting a Layer 1 Sweep Lab 3-3: Locating an Interfering Device Lab 3-4: Conducting a Site Survey for Data with Ekahau Site Survey Lab 3-5: Conducting a Site Survey for VoWLAN with Ekahau Site Survey Activity 4-1: Wireless Network Design Game Lab 5-1: Performing a Site Calibration
After you complete this course, you will be able to: Collect information for the site survey Conduct the site survey Conduct the site survey Design the RF network Assess the deployment of the WLAN