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

Implement core configurations for a full stack solution in the Meraki Dashboard

Deploy foundational Meraki product features to meet basic IT requirements

Understand and leverage essential Meraki Dashboard tools for troubleshooting


The primary audience for this course is as follows:

Meraki operators interested in introductory-level technical training or in preparing for the Cisco Meraki Solutions Specialist certification.

Anyone who would like to gain experience in understanding, configuring, and troubleshooting Meraki networking environments with the Meraki Dashboard.


Before taking this course, you should have earned CCNA certification or be familiar with:

Basic network fundamentals and building simple LANs

Basic IP addressing and subnets

Routing and switching fundamentals

Basic wireless networking concepts and terminology


One day

Outline for Engineering Cisco Meraki Solutions Part 1 Training

Module 1: Cloud & Dashboard

Cisco Meraki devices and the cloud?

Describe the process of Meraki devices connecting to the cloud


Describe licensing and co-termination

Module 2: Products and Administration

MV security cameras

Describe the hardware and features of the MV security cameras

MI web-based application analytics

Describe the hardware and features of Meraki Insights

Module 3: Operating and Troubleshooting

Dashboard sync and real-time tools

Describe configuration updates and live tools

Application Program Interfaces

Describe available application program interfaces

Lab Outline

Configuring the Dashboard

Basic initial device setup

Advanced features

Enable network security

Troubleshooting in Dashboard

Wireless reconfiguration and fine-tuning