Workshop on Networking Fundamentals 2018-01-18T15:53:07+00:00

Project Description

Welkin Course Code: EN0

Course Features

This course covers the basics of computer networking concepts for complete beginners. The instructor will also explain the basics of some of the most popular technologies used in networking. Course topics include:

  • Understanding networking
  • Network components
  • Network cabling
  • Cabling system
  • Cabling protocols
  • Network security
  • Troubleshooting tools
  • Understanding Windows Server network infrastructure

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Course Fee


Course Duration

12 Hours

Course Prerequisites

Course participants should have basic computer skills.

Title of Award

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of achievement.

Schedule & Online Enrolment
Workshop on Networking Fundamentals
 Cantonese / PC
12 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, WED2,800.00
 Cantonese / PC
12 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, WED2,800.00
 Cantonese / PC
12 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, TUE2,800.00
Workshop on Networking Fundamentals
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How to enrol/pay online

The network operates by connecting computers and peripherals using switches, routers, and access points. These devices are basic networking elements that allow various pieces of equipment in a network to communicate with one another, as well as with other networks. This course covers all the fundamentals on understanding and creating basic networking setup, targeting students who are interested in computer networking but without any prior experience.

1 Understanding Networking

  • Bus Topology
  • Star Topology
  • Ring Topology
  • Token Passing
  • Mesh Topology
  • Hybrid Topologies
  • Star-Bus
  • Star-Ring
  • OSI Networking Model

2 Understanding Network

  • Hardware
  • Network Interface Card
  • Repeaters
  • Hubs
  • Bridges
  • MAC Addresses
  • Switches
  • Routers

3 Understanding Network Cabling

  • Network Cables
  • Twisted-Pair Cable
  • Coaxial Cable
  • Fiber-Optic Cable
  • Selecting Cables
  • Characteristics of a Category

5 UTP Cabling System

  • Ethernet (CSMA/CD) History
  • Collision Detection Overview
  • Crossover & Straight Cable
  • When to use Crossover Cable

4 Understanding Network Protocols

  • Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
  • Data Transmission Using TCP
  • Three-Way Handshake
  • User Datagram Protocol (UDP)
  • Internet Protocol (IP)
  • Activities Performed by IP
  • Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
  • Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
  • Managing IP Multicasting
  • Address Resolution Protocol (ARP)
  • NetBEUI
  • IP Addressing

5 Securing Your Network

  • Internal Security
  • External Security
  • Types of Common ComputerVirus
  • Virus Prevention

6 Network Troubleshooting Tools

  • Testing Cables
  • Diagnostic Utilities
  • Ping
  • Telnet
  • FTP and TFTP
  • Analyzers
  • Network monitors

7 Understanding Windows 2000 Server Network Infrastructure

  • DHCP Server
  • Domain Name Server (DNS)
  • Internet Information Services (IIS)
  • Windows Terminal Services
  • Sharing a Folder
  • Adding a Printer
  • Configuring a Network Printer
  1. Proceed with on-line registration or send the completed enrolment form (download) to us together with a cheque (made payable to Welkin Compuer Training) for the program fee.
  2. CEF applicants have to complete the CEF Application Form (download) and send it to us for certification. They will then send the form to the Office of the Continuing Education Fund, Room 916, 9/F, Kwai Hing Government Offices, 166-174 Hing Fong Road, Kwai Chung, New Territories, together with a photocopy of their HKID Card before course commencement.
  3. Applicants will receive application results from the Office of the CEF within 14 working days.

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