Understanding Cisco Wireless Foundations (WLFNDU)

Course Description

The Understanding Cisco Wireless Foundations (WLFNDU) v1.0 course gives you the knowledge and skills you need to position, plan, implement, operate, and manage a Cisco® wireless LAN (WLAN) network. This course teaches you how to design, install, configure, monitor, and conduct basic troubleshooting tasks on a Cisco WLAN network of any size.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe and implement foundational wireless theory
  • Describe and implement basic wireless security and client access
  • Describe and implement a Cisco wireless network architecture
  • Configure Cisco centralized wireless networks
  • Describe and implement WLAN maintenance and troubleshooting


  • General knowledge of networks
  • General knowledge of wireless networks
  • Routing and switching knowledge


  1. Explore the Physics of Wi-Fi
  2. Explore the Wi-Fi Environment
  3. Analyze Wireless Frames
  4. Configure Client Access
  5. Configure the Wired Infrastructure
  6. Configure a Centralized Cisco Wireless LAN Controller (WLC) Deployment
  7. Configure a Centralized WLAN Deployment
  8. Configure an IPv6 Operation in a Centralized WLAN Deployment
  9. Optimize RF Conditions and Performance for Clients
  10. Perform Centralized Controller Maintenance
  11. Use Troubleshooting Tools

Who Should Attend

Network engineer, Systems engineer, Wireless engineer, Technical solutions architect, Network administrator, Wireless design engineer, Network manager

Course Information

Length: 5 day

Format: Lecture and Lab

Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite

Max. Capacity: 16