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Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) & Troubleshooting Administrator (CCTA) Bundle R81.20 (includes 180 days lab access)


LENGTH: 40 Hours (5 days)

PRICE: kr36 000,00


This bundle course covers the following two Check Point training courses:

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) R81.20 (3 days)


Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Administrator (CCTA) R81.20 (2 days)


  • 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


Objectives CCSA:

  • Describe the primary components of a Check Point Three-Tier
  • Architecture and explain how they work together in the Check Point environment.
  • Explain how communication is secured and how traffic is routed in the Check Point environment.
  • Describe the basic functions of the Gaia operating system.
  • Identify the basic workflow to install Security Management Server and Security Gateway for a single-domain solution.
  • Create SmartConsole objects that correspond to the organization’s topology for use in policies and rules.
  • Identify the tools available to manage Check Point licenses and contracts, including their purpose and use.
  • Identify features and capabilities that enhance the configuration and management of the Security Policy.
  • Explain how policy layers affect traffic inspection.
  • Articulate how Network Address Translation affects traffic.
  • Describe how to configure manual and automatic Network Address Translation (NAT).
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Application Control & URL Filtering and Autonomous Threat Prevention capabilities and how to configure these solutions to meet an organization’s security requirements.
  • Articulate how pre-shared keys and certificates can be configured to
  • authenticate with third party and externally managed VPN Gateways.
  • Describe how to analyze and interpret VPN tunnel traffic.
  • Configure logging parameters.
  • Use predefined and custom queries to filter log results.
  • Identify how to monitor the health of supported Check Point hardware using the Gaia Portal and the command line.
  • Describe the different methods for backing up Check Point system information and discuss best practices and recommendations for each method.


Exercises CCSA:

  • Deploying SmartConsole
  • Installing a Security Management Server
  • Installing a Security Gateway
  • Configuring Objects in SmartConsole
  • Establishing Secure Internal Communication
  • Managing Administrator Access
  • Managing Licenses
  • Creating a Security Policy
  • Configuring Order Layers
  • Configuring a Shared Inline Layer
  • Configuring NAT
  • Integrating Security with a Unified Policy
  • Elevating Security with Autonomous Threat Prevention
  • Configuring a Locally Managed Site-to-Site VPN
  • Elevating Traffic View
  • Monitoring System States
  • Maintaining the Security Environment
  • Objectives CCTA:

    • Identify basic resources available to troubleshoot Check Point Security Gateways and Management Software Blades that run on the Gaia operating system.
    • Discuss how to use the OSI (Open Systems Interconnection) model for problem isolation.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot potential traffic flow issues.
    • Monitor network activity and performance.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot log collection issues.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot SmartConsole issues.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot Application Control and URL Filtering issues.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot NAT (Network Address Translation) issues.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot issues with basic Site-to-Site VPNs.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot Autonomous Threat Prevention issues.
    • Investigate and troubleshoot Licenses and Contracts issues.


      Exercises CCTA:

      • Troubleshoot with Linux and Check Point Commands
      • Collect and Analyze Interface Packet Captures
      • Troubleshoot Log Communication Issues
      • Troubleshoot SmartConsole
      • Troubleshoot Application Control and URL Filtering
      • Investigate Network Address Translation Issues
      • Troubleshoot Site-to-Site VPN
      • Evaluate Threat Prevention Products
      • Verify Licenses
      • 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 #156-215.81.20 (CCSA) and #156-582 (CCTA) at


        Exam vouchers need to be purchased separately at additional cost.

        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 approximately 1 week prior to the start date of the course.

        Session Dates
        Time Zone

        26 aug 2024

        Virtual Classroom (CET)



        Instructor Led Online

        kr 36 000,00

        21 okt 2024

        Virtual Classroom (CET)



        Instructor Led Online

        kr 36 000,00

        09 dec 2024

        Virtual Classroom (CET)



        Instructor Led Online

        kr 36 000,00

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