Course details

The Conducting Cisco Unified Wireless Site Survey (CUWSS) course provides students with information and practice activities to prepare them to technically plan and conduct a wireless site survey. Students should be able to design the RF network and conduct a post installation assessment to ensure compliancy.

Target Audience

This course is designed for:

  • Individuals who are involved in the technical handling of Cisco platforms and solutions, performing or overseeing the implementation of a site survey for a WLAN solution.
  • Individuals who need to know how to sell, design, install, and support the implementation of a site survey for a WLAN solution.


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

  • Collect information for the site survey
  • Prepare and plan for the site survey
  • Conduct the site survey
  • Design the RF network
  • Assess the deployment of the WLAN

Course Outline

Collect Information for the Site Survey

  • Identifying Customer Requirements
  • Identifying Site Survey Requirements for Different Vertical Industries
  • Designing Coverage for Specific Applications and Client Devices
  • Designing Outdoor Coverage
  • Identifying Regulatory Issues
  • Identifying Safety and Aesthetic Requirements

Prepare and Plan for the Site Survey

  • Conducting a Kickoff Meeting
  • Conducting an Initial Walkthrough
  • Specifying the Tools Necessary to Complete a Site Survey
  • Choosing the Hardware for the Deployment and the Site Survey
  • Choosing the Right Antennas for the Deployment and the Site Survey
  • Finalizing Logistical Considerations

Conduct the Site Survey

  • Estimating the AP Number and Density Using a Planning Tool
  • Conducting a Layer 1 Site Survey
  • Conducting a Layer 2 Site Survey for Data
  • Conducting a Layer 2 Site Survey for Voice and Video Applications
  • Conducting a Layer 2 Site Survey for Location

Design the RF Network

  • Determining the Infrastructure Hardware Requirements for the WLAN
  • Determining the Effect of WLAN on the Infrastructure
  • Determining the WLAN Equipment and Licenses
  • Designing the Outdoor Mesh Network

Assess the Deployment

  • Verifying WLAN Readiness
  • Verifying the RF Coverage Onsite
  • Verifying the RF Performance
  • Verifying Mesh Performance
  • Presenting an Installation Report

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