Wireless & Security Course

Wireless Network Fundamentals

LEVEL 116 hours of online instruction


Wireless Network Fundamentals online course is designed to give students a firm understanding of radio frequency theory, 802.11 standards, WLAN topologies, basic antenna theory and an introduction to WLAN security. Hands-on access point and client adapter labs provide attendees with experience setting up and securing a wireless LAN. Presentation material will explore WLAN applications in specific markets, WLAN topologies and design concerns, essential equipment, AP configuration, and site survey techniques.



Available Certifications

Students must pass exam to be certified.

WNF Course Completion $150

Call 877.529.9114



As the introductory course in a three-course series, Wireless Network Fundamentals training will give students a good foundation in both wireless networking techniques and equipment.

This course will allow students to:

  • Understand when to use wireless networks
  • Know how to secure wireless networks
  • Understand the differences between enterprise-grade and consumer-grade wireless equipment
  • Know how to properly troubleshoot and test wireless networks



After taking this course, students will be able to deploy and configure enterprise-level wireless networks. The course covers the following areas:

  1. Introduction to Wireless Networking
  2. Understanding Enterprise-Grade Wi-Fi Networks
  3. Designing and Deploying Wireless: Antennas, Devices, Security
  4. Basic Wireless Router and Client Setup
  5. Common Administrative Tasks
  6. 802.11 Troubleshooting
  7. Site Surveys and RF Signal Measurements


There are no labs associated with this course.

Prerequisites: None

No prior experience is necessary for the Wireless Network Fundamentals course. Knowledge or experience in the areas of Fiber Optic Advantages and Applications, Cables, Connectors and Terminations, Enclosures and Panels, and Test Equipment would be helpful, but is not required.

Target Audience

This course is designed for network installers, building managers, small campus technology staff, IT personnel and anyone else with an interest in enterprise level wireless networking.



This course is offered online through our Digital Chalk Virtual Learning Management Service. Call (877) 529-9114 or email for registration information.


Remember, if you have 5 or more students, we can bring our class to you at your own facility – saving you time and money!

Customized Training

Any of our courses can be customized to focus on your needs – like using specific equipment, or working in a particular situation.

Cancellation Policy

We reserve the right to cancel any course. A full refund will be provided unless the student elects to transfer to another course or time.

No refunds will be granted for student cancellation, but substitutions are permitted.