Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) R80.20


LENGTH: 3 days

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The Check Point CCSA course provides an understanding of basic concepts and skills necessary to configure Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades.

(Supported Versions: R80.10, R80.20)


Provide an understanding of basic concepts and skills necessary to configure Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades.

• Interpret the concept of a Firewall and understand the mechanisms used for controlling network traffic.

• Describe the key elements of Check Point’s unified Security Management Architecture.

• Recognize SmartConsole features, functions and tools.

• Understand Check Point deployment options.

• Describe the basic functions of Gaia.

• Describe the essential elements of a Security Policy.

• Understand how traffic inspection takes place in a unified Security Policy.

• Summarize how administration roles and permissions assist in managing policy.

• Recall how to implement backup techniques.

• Understand the Check Point policy layer concept.

• Recognize Check Point security solutions and products and how they work to protect your network.

• Understand licensing and contract requirements for Check Point security products.

• Identify tools designed to monitor data, determine threats and recognize performance improvements.
◾ Identify tools designed to respond quickly and efficiently to changes in gateways, tunnels, remote users, traffic flow patterns, and other activities.

• Understand Site-to-Site and Remote Access VPN deployments and communities.


• Understand how to analyze and interpret VPN traffic.

• Recognize how to define users and user groups.

• Understand how to manage user access for internal and external users.

• Understand the basic concepts of ClusterXL technology and its advantages.


Technical professionals who support, install, deploy or administer Check Point Software Blades.


◾ General knowledge of TCP/IP
◾ Working knowledge of Windows and/or UNIX, network technology and the Internet


• Introduction to Check Point Technology

• Security Policy Management

• Policy Layers

• Check Point Security Solutions and Licensing

• Traffic Visibility

• Basic Concepts of VPN

• Managing User Access

• Working with ClusterXL

• Administrator Task Implementation




• Working with Gaia Portal

• Modifying an Existing Security Policy

• Configuring Hide and Static NAT

• Managing Administrator Access

• Installing and Managing a Remote Security Gateway

• Managing Backups

• Defining Access Control Policy Layers

• Defining and Sharing Security Policy Layers

• Working with Licenses and Contracts

• Working with Check Point Logs

• Maintaining Check Point Logs

• Configuring a Site-to-Site VPN

• Providing User Access

• Working with Cluster XL

• Verifying Network Compliance

• Working with CP View

Test and Certification

Prepare for exam #156-215.80 at


Exam vouchers available at an additional cost from (0870 251 1000)


Further Information

Please note that Check Point only offer e-kit courseware for training courses. Each delegate will be provided with an official set of e-kit courseware

Session Dates

We also offer sessions in other countries