Check Point

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09-17-2018 Chicago, IL Request More Info
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Check Point Security Administration & Engineering training course provides an understanding of the basic concepts and skills necessary to configure Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades. During this course you will deploy gateways using the GAiA web interface, configure a Security Policy, and learn about managing and monitoring a secure network. In addition, you will upgrade and configure a Security Gateway to implement a virtual private network for both internal and external, remote users.

The CCSE advanced course teaches students how to build, modify, deploy, and troubleshoot Check Point Security Systems on the GAiA operating system. Hands-on lab exercises teach how to debug firewall processes, optimize VPN performance and upgrade Management Servers.


  • Basic knowledge of networking
  • Windows Server and/or UNIX skills
  • Internet and TCP/IP experience


To prepare students for the Check Point Security Administrator and Security Expert exams required for CCSA and CCSE certification.


Days 1-2: CCSA
  • Chapter 1: Security Administration
  • Chapter 2: Introduction to Check Point Technology
  • Chapter 3: Deployment Platforms
  • Chapter 4: Instruction to the Security Policy
  • Chapter 5: Monitoring Traffic and Connections
  • Chapter 6: Network Address Translation
  • Chapter 7: Using SmartUpdate
  • Chapter 8: User Management and Authentication
  • Chapter 9: Identity Awareness
  • Chapter 10: Introduction to Check Point VPNs
  • Chapter 11: Questions and Answers
Days 3-5: CCSE
  • Chapter 1: Security Engineering
  • Chapter 2: Upgrading
  • Chapter 3: Advanced Firewall
  • Chapter 4: Clustering and Acceleration
  • Chapter 5: Advanced User Management
  • Chapter 6: Advanced IPSec VPN and Remote Access
  • Chapter 7: Auditing and Reporting
  • Chapter 8: GAiA Maintenance
  • Chapter 9: Questions and Answers
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