Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall

Full Time - 26/08/2019


In this 16-hour hands-on virtual instructor-led training course, you will learn the skills needed to practice as a system administrator responsible for installation, configuration, administration, and support of the Forcepoint NGFW. Through instructional content, demonstrations, and hands-on lab practice exercises, you will learn the requirements and recommendations to successfully deploy Forcepoint NGFW in a variety of network environments. You will develop expertise in creating security rules and policies, managing users and authentication, configuring VPNs, traffic deep inspection, performing common administration tasks including status monitoring and reporting.

Intended audience:

• New and existing customers of Forcepoint NGFW

• Forcepoint Channel Partners

• Forcepoint NGFW end users

Format DurationPrerequisites Certification Requirements
Virtual/Instructor-Led 4 Days 

• General understanding of system administration and Internet services

• Basic knowledge of networking and computer security concepts

• A computer that meets the requirements noted at the end of this document

This course prepares you to take and pass the Certified Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall Administrator (NGFW Virtual) Exam.

The exam is included in the price of the course, but the execution of the exam is not accomplished during the course.

A minimum score of 80% on the multiple-choice online exam is required to obtain certification.

Training outlines:

  1. NGFW Overview
  2. SMC Overview
  3. Getting Started with SMC
  4. NGFW Policies and Templates
  5. Access Control and NAT
  6. Traffic Inspection
  7. Inspection Policies
  8. Malware Detection and File Filtering Policies
  9. Alerting and Notifications
  10. Users and Authentication
  11. Mobile VPN and SSL VPN Porta
  12. Site-to-Site VPN
  13. Using Logs
  14. Monitoring, Statistics, and Reporting
  15. Policy Tools
  16. Troubleshooting
  17. What’s new in NGFW

Training Schedule :

Date Time
22 to 25 of August 2021 (virtual)10 AM to 2PM (Cairo Time)
12 to 15 of September 202110 AM to 2PM ( Cairo Time)
26 to 29 of December 202110 AM to 2PM ( Cairo Time)

Please contact training@optimaps.com for more information.

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