Associated Certifications
CCNP Wireless
Required Exam(s)
Instructorctclc admin
TypeOnsite Course
5 Days
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This course is designed to help learners prepare for the Cisco CCNP® Wireless certification, a professional-level certification specializing in the wireless field. This course is a component of the CCNP Wireless curriculum. The Implementing Cisco Unified Wireless Mobility Services course is designed to provide professionals with information to prepare them to integrate mobility services into the network,tune and troubleshoot the wireless LAN (WLAN), and implement indoor enterprise mesh networks. This course reinforces the instruction by providing labs to ensure that learners thoroughly understand how to implement mobility services in the wireless network.

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Upon completing this course, the student will be able to meet these objectives:

  • Design the WLAN infrastructure for mobility
  • Implement and manage advanced services with Cisco WCS and Cisco WCS Navigator
  • Design the wireless network for context-aware services
  • Implement Cisco Context-Aware Services
  • Implement outdoor wireless networks

The primary audience for this course is as follows:

  • Technical Engineers and IT professionals tasked with performing or overseeing site surveys for wireless LAN solution implementations

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)
  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2 (ICND2)
  • Implementing Cisco Unified Wireless Networking Essentials (IUWNE) v2.0
  • Knowledge of the Cisco Lifecycle deployment
  • Basic knowledge of wireless standards (IEEE), wireless regulator environment (FCC, European Telecommunications Standards Institute [ETSI], etc.), and the wireless certification organization, Wi-Fi Alliance

Module 1: Design WLAN Infrastructure for Mobility

  • Understanding and Using Recommended Design Practices
  • Understanding Implications of Layer 2 and Layer 3 Roaming
  • Designing for High Availability
  • Understanding Single-SSID Designs with Mobility
  • Configuring Cisco CleanAir

Module 2: Implement and Manage Advanced Services with Cisco WCS and WCS Navigator

  • Installing Cisco WCS and WCS Navigator
  • Configuring Cisco WCS Controller and AP Templates
  • Configuring Cisco WCS for Autoprovisioning and Image Download
  • Implementing Cisco WCS Partitioning
  • Scheduling Wireless Access Using Cisco WCS
  • Configuring Reports
  • Configuring Administrative Tasks
  • Monitoring and Converting Autonomous APs Using Cisco WCS
  • Understanding the Roles, Features, and Functions of Cisco WCS Navigator

Module 3: Design the Wireless Network for Location

  • Describing Positioning Techniques
  • Identifying Deployment Requirements
  • Describing Applications of RFID, Chokepoint, and TDoA

Module 4: Implement Cisco Context-Aware Services

  • Describing Cisco Mobility Services Architecture and Appliances
  • Configuring the Cisco 3300 Series MSE
  • Integrating and Managing the Cisco MSE with the Cisco WCS
  • Configuring and Tuning the Cisco MSE for Cisco Context-Aware Services
  • Tracking Mobile Devices
  • Configuring, Generating, and Interpreting Location and Event Notifications
  • Integrating Third-Party Applications
  • Describing Cisco MSE Maintenance
  • Troubleshooting Cisco Context-Aware Services

Lesson 5: Implementing and Managing Indoor and Outdoor Networks

  • Describing Wireless Mesh Networks
  • Describing Mesh Formation
  • Implementing an Outdoor Wireless Mesh Network
  • Configuring Advanced Features in a Wireless Mesh Network
  • Configuring WCS for Mesh Network
  • Troubleshooting an Indoor Wireless Mesh Network
  • Using Workgroup Bridges
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting Clients


  • Implementing Cisco Unified Wireless Mobility Services
  • Configuring Mobility Groups and Domains
  • Configuring High Availability
  • Configuring AP groups
  • Configuring a single SSID for multiple WLANs
  • Troubleshooting Controller communications
  • Configuring WCS Controller and Access Point Templates
  • Implementing WCS partitioning
  • Scheduling Wireless Access
  • Managing a WGB from WCS
  • Monitoring and Converting and Autonomous Access Point from WCS
  • Preparing WCS for Location
  • Integrating and Managing the MSE
  • Configuring Mesh Access Points
  • WCS Mesh support: maps and mesh general features