Conducting Cisco Unified Wireless Site Survey (CUWSS)

Course Description Schedule

Who should attend

  • Network engineers
  • Test engineers
  • Network administrators
  • Network managers
  • Mid-level wireless support engineer
  • Network designers
  • Project managers


This course is part of the following Certifications:


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

It is also recommended that learners considered for this training have a basic knowledge of the following:

  • Cisco Lifecycle Services
  • Wireless standards (IEEE)
  • Wireless regulator environment (FCC, ETSI, and so on)
  • Wireless certification organization (Wi-Fi Alliance)

Course Objectives

Conducting Cisco Unified Wireless Site Survey (CUWSS) v1.0 is a five-day day instructor-led course, designed to help students prepare for the CCNP® wireless certification, a professional-level certification specializing in the wireless field. The goal of the course is to provide students with information and practice activities to prepare students to technically plan and conduct a wireless site survey. The student should be able to design the RF network and conduct a post installation assessment to ensure compliancy.

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

  • Describe the requirements necessary for preparing for a site survey
  • Describe the requirements necessary for planning a site survey
  • Perform a site survey for data, voice, and location applications
  • Determine the placement of the access points for data, voice and location applications
  • Assess the deployment of the WLAN

Course Content

Module 1: Prepare for the Site Survey

  • Identifying Site Survey Requirements for Different Vertical Industries
  • Identifying Customer Requirements
  • Identifying Regulatory Issues
  • Identifying Safety and Aesthetic Requirements
  • Understanding Logistical Considerations

Module 2: Plan for the Site Survey

  • Selecting the Proper Survey Model
  • Determining the Proper Deployment Characteristics
  • Specifying the Tools Necessary to Complete a Site Survey
  • Defining Site Survey Documentation

Module 3: Conduct the Site Survey

  • Producing a Predictive Site Survey
  • Conducing a Layer One Site Survey
  • Conducting a Layer Two Site Survey for Data
  • Conducting a Layer Two Site Survey for Voice Applications
  • Conducting a Layer Two Site Survey for 802.11n Clients
  • Conducting a Layer Two Site Survey for Location

Module 4: AP and Controller Density and Licensing

  • Determining the Infrastructure Requirements for the WLAN
  • Determining the WLAN Equipment and Licenses

Module 5: Assessing the Deployment

  • Verifying the RF Coverage
  • Verifying WLAN Readiness
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Eastern Europe: 3,500.- €
  • Poland: 2,490.- €
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Online Training
Modality: L
Price (excl. VAT)
  • Eastern Europe: 3,500.- €
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