All management personnel, both technical and non-technical, responsibility for instigating, authorising or managing WLAN projects.
All staff within an organisation that need to understand the operational and security issues of wireless networks, and the need to protect an organisation's interests.
Sales and Marketing professionals responsible for selling or marketing IT products, particularly wireless, data networking, voice or IT security products and services.
WiFi Course Pre-requisites
The ability to work with Microsoft Windows is useful, however delegates require no previous technical knowledge or experience prior to attending this course.
Lifetime Post-Course Support
After completing this
WiFi training course, delegates receive lifetime post-training support from LEVER Technology Group PLC, to help them apply the technologies and skills they have learned with us, to provide career-long support, and to ensure they are better equipped for their future roles in IT and networking.
WiFi Training Course Content
WiFi Seminar, UK Content
Please note that we use the common Internet search term "WiFi" in addition to the correct term: Wi-Fi.
Introduction to WiFi Networking
The Wireless Network industry
The Wireless LAN market
Wireless LAN applications
Organisations and Vendors
International laws for WiFi
IEEE 802.11 family of (WiFi) standards
IEEE 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, 802.11ac
WiFi Alliance standardisation
WPA and WMM
More "WiFi standards"
IEEE 802.11h, i, e, f, r, p, s, u, v, ad, af, ah
Understanding Wireless Basics
The basics of radio / wireless
WLAN data rates and ranges
RF channels and channel reuse
Common sources of RF Interference
What is Multipath?
Busting more WiFi jargon ...
Wireless Bridge Links
What are the opportunities and issues with Wireless Bridge Links?
How do we assess the viability of wireless links?
Increasing bridge link distance
Bridge link calculations
Wireless workgroup bridges
Wireless Peer-to-Peer networking
802.11 Ad Hoc WLAN concepts
Defining Your WiFi Network Requirements
How do we determine the requirements of WiFi users?
What are the most significant issues when planning a WiFi deployment?
Assessing Enterprise WiFi Vendors
Who are the major WiFi vendors?
What are their product ranges?
How do they compare?
How should we select our vendor(s)
Assessing WiFi Network Suppliers
What should I look for in a supplier
How should we select our supplier(s)
The bidding process
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi or Wireless VoIP)
How feasible is Voice over WiFi today?
Who are the major vendors?
What are the issues when deploying Voice over WiFi?
The types of wireless network attacks
How serious are the threats?
What is wrong with Wired Equivalence Privacy (WEP)
Understanding WiFi Protected Access (WPA)
What is 802.1x/EAP?
What is RADIUS authentication?
How do we implement AAA?
Will we need a wireless Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS)?
How do we ensure wireless endpoint security?
WiFi security auditing
WiFi Network Management
Why is WiFi network management an issue?
What needs to be done?
What are the challenges when managing WiFi networks?
Site Surveys, Design and Implementation
Understanding the process of Wireless network Planning and Design
What are the different types of wireless site survey?
Training and Support
Why is training required for wireless network support?
What skills will my wireless network support team require?
What training will my IT staff require?
What are the common problems and support issues with WiFi networks?