This bundle course covers the following two Check Point training courses:
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) R81.x (3 days)
Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Administrator (CCTA) R81.x (2 days)
Know how to perform periodic administrator tasks.
Describe the basic functions of the Gaia operating system.
Recognize SmartConsole features, functions, and tools.
Understand how SmartConsole is used by administrators to give user access.
Learn how Check Point security solutions and products work and how they protect networks.
Understand licensing and contract requirements for Check Point security products.
Describe the essential elements of a Security Policy.
Understand the Check Point policy layer concept.
Understand how to enable the Application Control and URL Filtering software.
Blades to block access to various applications.
Describe how to configure manual and automatic NAT.
Identify tools designed to monitor data, determine threats and recognize opportunities for performance improvements.
Describe different Check Point Threat Prevention solutions for network attacks.
Articulate how the Intrusion Prevention System is configured, maintained and tuned.
Understand the Infinity Threat Prevention system.
Knowledge about Check Point’s IoT Protect.
Configure the Security Management Server.
Use the WebUI to run the First Time Wizard.
Install the Smart Console.
Install the Alpha Gateway using the network detailed in the course topology.
Demonstrate how the Security Management Server and Gateway communicate.
Test SIC Status.
Create multiple administrators and apply different roles and permissions for simultaneous administration.
Validate existing licenses for products installed on the network.
Create and configure host, network and group objects.
Create a simplified Security Policy.
Demonstrate how to use Security Zones in policy.
Demonstrate how to share a layer between Security Polices.
Configure Network Address Translation for server and network objects.
Enable Identity Awareness.
Deploy user access roles for more granular control of the security Policy.
Generate network Traffic and use traffic visibility tools to monitor the data.
Use SmartConsole and SmartView Monitor to view status, alerts, and block suspicious traffic
Identify online resources for Check Point security products and solutions.
Demonstrate understanding of capture packet technologies.
Demonstrate understanding of Firewall chain modules, Kernel and
User Mode, and Kernel and User Space.
Use Linux and Check Point utilities to review processes and system information.
Troubleshoot log collection issues and interrupted communications.
Monitor network activity and traffic flow.
Demonstrate understanding of Check Point SmartConsole and Policy installation.
Investigate and troubleshoot issues with Check Point SmartConsole and Policy installation.
Demonstrate understanding of Check Point Identity Awareness.
Investigate and troubleshoot issues with Check Point Identity Awareness.
Demonstrate understanding of Check Point Application Control and URL Filtering.
Investigate and troubleshoot issues with Check Point Application Control and URL Filtering.
Demonstrate understanding of Check Point Network Address Translation.
Investigate and troubleshoot issues with Check Point Network Address Translation.
Demonstrate understanding of Check Point Threat Prevention.
Investigate and troubleshoot issues with Check Point Threat Prevention.
Demonstrate understanding of Check Point licenses and contracts.
Investigate and troubleshoot Check Point licenses and contracts.
Using tcpdump and Wireshark
Viewing Firewall Chain Modules
Using Basic Linux and Check Point Commands
Troubleshooting Logging Communication Issues
Analyzing Traffic Captures
Troubleshooting SmartConsole and Using SmartConsole Tools
Troubleshooting Identity Awareness
Troubleshooting Application Control and URL Filtering
Investigating Network Address Translation Issues
Evaluating Advanced Threat Prevention Products
Technical professionals who support, install deploy or administer Check Point products.
Security administrators and Check Point resellers who need to manage and monitor issues that may occur within their Security Management environment
Follow on courses
Attend our CCSE+CCTE bundle course and pass their exams to automatically become a Check Point Certified Security Master (CCSM).
Attend two more Infinity Specialization courses and pass their exams to automatically become a Check Point Certified Security Master Elite (CCSM Elite).
Test and Certification
This course bundle prepares you for exams #156-215.81 (CCSA) and #156-580 (CCTA) at www.VUE.com/checkpoint
Exam vouchers need to be purchased separately at additional cost.
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 approximately 1 week prior to the start date of the course.