In this advanced technical training course, you’ll learn how to plan for cloud-based and hybrid network deployments and integrations using the Cisco Meraki full-stack product portfolio and Cisco on-premise managed solutions like the ISR and Catalyst products. Through practical hands-on instruction and experience, you will learn best practices for the deployment of Meraki and hybrid solutions, and be able to configure, and troubleshoot Meraki cloud-based and hybrid networks using the Meraki Dashboard and analytics as well as third-party tools.

What’s included?

  • Authorized Courseware
  • Intensive Hands on Skills Development with an Experienced Subject Matter Expert
  • Hands on practice on real Servers and extended lab support 1.800.482.3172
  • Examination Vouchers & Onsite Certification Testing- (excluding Adobe and PMP Boot Camps)
  • Academy Code of Honor: Test Pass Guarantee
  • Optional: Package for Hotel Accommodations, Lunch and Transportation

Training Solutions

With several convenient training delivery methods offered, The Academy makes getting the training you need easy. Whether you prefer to learn in a classroom or an online live learning virtual environment, training videos hosted online, and private group classes hosted at your site. We offer expert instruction to individuals, government agencies, non-profits, and corporations. Our live classes, on-sites, and online training videos all feature certified instructors who teach a detailed curriculum and share their expertise and insights with trainees. No matter how you prefer to receive the training, you can count on The Academy for an engaging and effective learning experience.


  • Instructor-Led (the best training format we offer)
  • Live Online Classroom – Online Instructor-Led
  • Self-Paced Video

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  • Front Matter
  • Course Overview/Schedule
  • Student Introductions

Best Practices for Meraki Networks

  • MX networking best practices
  • MX security best practices
  • MX VPN best practices
  • MS L2 best practices
  • MS L3 best practices
  • MR wireless best practices
  • MV video best practices
  • MT IoT best practices
  • Hybrid Cisco / Meraki best practices
  • AWS integration
  • MX AD/LDAP Integration best practices

Packet Capture in Cisco/Meraki Networks

  • Meraki packet capture
  • Endpoint packet capture
  • Performing a packet capture
  • Capturing traffic on multiple interfaces
  • Packet analysis with third-party tools

Troubleshooting Cisco/Meraki Hybrid Wired Networks

  • Compatibility Overview
  • Troubleshooting Common Issues
  • Verifying Layer 2 Functionality
  • Verifying Layer 3 Functionality

Troubleshooting Cisco/Meraki Wireless Networks

  • Compatibility Overview
  • Troubleshooting Common Issues
  • Verifying Access Point Functionality
  • Verifying Wireless Client Functionality

Troubleshooting Cisco/Meraki Security

  • Compatibility Overview
  • Troubleshooting Common Issues
  • Troubleshooting Firewall
  • Troubleshooting Traffic Shaping / Content Filtering
  • Troubleshooting Authentication / Access
  • Troubleshooting Site to Site VPN
  • Troubleshooting Client VPN

Troubleshooting Meraki Video

  • Troubleshooting Video Configuration
  • Video Troubleshooting Tools

Working with Cisco Meraki Support

  • Licensing
    • Overview
    • New Install
    • Upgrade
    • Renewal
  • Opening a Case
  • Managing a case
  • Closing a case
  • RMA Process
  • Escalations
  • Enable Custom Feature


  • Discovery – Implement Meraki Routing best practices
  • Discovery – Implement Meraki Security best practices
  • Discovery – Implement Meraki Switching best practices
  • Discovery – Implement Meraki Wireless best practices
  • Discovery – Implement Meraki Video best practices
  • Discovery – Implement Cisco On-Premise solution configuration
  • Discovery – Integrate Meraki MS and Cisco Catalyst devices
  • Discovery – Capture and analyze packets with Meraki MS and third-party tools
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot Layer 2 issues
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot Layer 3 issues
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot access point issues
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot wireless client issues
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot security issues – firewall
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot security issues – traffic shaping
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot security issues – authentication
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot security issues – VPN
  • Discovery – Troubleshoot Meraki video issues