Cisco LABS Crash Course

Configure the Cisco Router to share internet service to internal LAN devices (DHCP, NAT/PAT, Route, IP, DNS)
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1,083 students
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Understand how DHCP client works on Cisco IOS and how to configure it
Know how to connect the Cisco Router to the internet
Configure DHCP server on Cisco IOS
Configure Port Address Translation (PAT) on Cisco IOS


  • Basic networking skills


Do you have a Cisco Router and you don't know how to configure it to share the internet service to your internal LAN devices? Are you lost with the steps to follow to reach this goal? Then this course is for you.

I have designed this course to show you step by step how to configure the Cisco Router to share internet to the internal LAN devices. We are going to cover many topics such as:

  • DHCP client

  • DHCP Server

  • PAT

  • DNS

  • and much more

I hope that you will like the course :)

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone interested in configuring the Cisco Router to share internet service to the LAN devices

Course content

1 section5 lectures30m total length
  • Introduction to the course
  • Connecting the Cisco IOS Router to the internet using the DHCP Client
  • Configuring the Cisco IOS Router as a DHCP Server to provide IPs to LAN devices
  • Configure Port Address Translation (PAT) on Cisco IOS Router
  • What's Next? Free Resources on my Blog and YouTube Channel


IT instructor
Maher Haddad
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 6,361 Reviews
  • 49,421 Students
  • 47 Courses

Hello everyone. My name is Maher Haddad with a very long experience in the IT sector. I hold a Bachelor in Computer Communications and a Master in Computer science. 

I work as a trainer and I hold the following certificates: CCNA, CCNA Security, CCNA Voice, CCDA, CCNP R&S, CCDP,  Microsoft MCP, Microsoft MCSA , MikroTik MTCNA & MTCRE, MTCWE, MTCUME, MTCTCE, MTCINE, MTCSE, Huawei HCNA, CWTS, LigoWave NFT engineer, LigoWave DLB Engineer, Fortinet NSE1, Fortinet NSE2,  GVF Level1, GVF level2, GVF Level3 and much more.....

My experience in IT goes to year 2003 and I have been working all my life for international Internet Service Providers (ISP's) in different countries in the world.

You can visit my Facebook page as well as my YouTube channel where I set a lot of online labs.

I hope you will enjoy watching my courses.