The Ubiquiti Broadband Routing & Switching Specialist (UBRSS) is a three-day, in-classroom training course designed to teach core protocols and technologies used in today’s Internet Service Provider networks.

The curriculum contains practical, real-world deployment examples with hands-on lab activities using EdgeMAX hardware.

Those students who complete the course and pass the exam at the end will be fully certified as a Ubiquiti Broadband Routing & Switching Specailist and receive their official certificate and t-shirt from Ubiquiti Networks.

Course Requirements

Students are required to bring a laptop with a wired ethernet port (or USB ethernet adapter) and Java installed/updated. Students should also bring their laptop power adapter, a powerboard and 3 x ethernet patch leads (short length – 1m or less is fine). Some knowledge in basic networking principles including IP sub-netting is assumed.

Please note: Students must bring their own kit. The trainer is unable to provide power boards, ethernet adapters, cables or laptops on the day.

Course Overview

1. Device Management
  • Configure Lab Equipment
  • EdgeMAX Product Family
2. IPv4 & Subnetting
  • Addressing Basics
  • Subnetting
  • VLSM for Providers
  • Summarization
3. Network Design
  • OSI Model & Encapsulation
  • Network Topology Foundations
  • Network Interfaces
  • The Local Network
  • Network Communication
  • The Wide Area Network
4. Routing
  • Routing Tables
  • Static Routing Protocols
  • Dynamic Routing Protocols
5. Services & Security
  • DHCP
  • DNS
  • NAT
  • Firewalls
  • Tunnels & VPN
5. Appendices
  • IPv6 Intro
  • EdgeOS Commands
  • Addressing & Routing Tables