Course Code: 1248

CCIE Routing and Switching Advanced Workshop 1 (CIERS1) 5.0

Class Dates:
5 Days
Class Time:
Network, Server, Security


  • Course Overview
  • CIERS1 Advanced Workshop 1 is approximately 40 percent lecture and 60 percent hands-on labs. The workshop teaches students how to use an expert-level, problem-solving process, including options analysis, to develop expert-level skills. These live workshops are part of a blended learning curriculum that aids learners in preparation for the Cisco CCIE Routing & Switching Lab Exam v5. The workshop also includes two performance assessments, which are graded and returned with interactive Mentor Guide feedback. Performance assessments and hands-on mini-labs are delivered on IOS on Linux (IOL) platform.

  • Audience
  • • Channel Partner / Reseller • Customer • Employee


  • The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are these advanced-level competencies (knowledge and skills): • Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching skills • IPv6 fundamentals • RIP, EIGRP, and OSPF configuration skills for both IPv4 and IPv6 • BGP configuration skills • Multicast configuration skills • QoS configuration skills • Intermediate-level troubleshooting skills for all technologies listed To gain the prerequisite skills and knowledge, learners must have passed the CCIE Routing and Switching written exam.

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

    CCNP + or equivalent knowledge

Course Details

  • Course Objectives:Upon completion of this course, learners should be able to perform the necessary and invariant configuration and troubleshooting steps for the following key CCIE Routing & Switching
  • Layer 2 Technologies
  • Layer 3 Technologies
  • VPN Technologies
  • Infrastructure Security
  • Infrastructure Services
  • Day 1
  • Lecture on DMVPN (Phase 1, Phase 2, and Phase 3)
  • First Fully Graded Assessment Lab (6 Hours)
  • Lecture on EIGRP
  • Day 2
  • Reviewing the First Assessment Lab
  • Directed Activity on DMVPN
  • Lecture on OFPF
  • Class hours 9:00 am to 10:00 pm or later
  • Day 3
  • OSPF Labs
  • Lecture on MPLS/L3VPNs
  • MPLS Labs
  • Class hours 9:00 am to 10:00 pm or later
  • Day 4
  • Directed Activity on LDP
  • Directed Activity on MPLS/L3VPNs
  • Lecture on QoS
  • Second Fully Graded Assessment Lab, which is a combination of three hours of Troubleshooting (30
  • Routers per student emulating the real Lab format), followed by six hours of configuration
  • Day 5
  • Lecture on BGP
  • Class hours 9:00 am to 1:00 pm or later
  • Module 6
  • Multicast Task Analysis and Configuration
  • Module 7
  • Router MQC QoS Task Analysis and Configuration
  • Module 8
  • Cisco Network Services Task Analysis and Configuration
  • Module 9
  • Cisco Network Troubleshooting
  • Core and Advanced Task Assessment (consists of Performance Assessment Lab 360RSW05-LAB-GA02)
  • Appendix A
  • Cisco Catalyst Switch QoS Task Analysis and Configuration