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Check Point Training & Certifications

 Check Point Certifications
Our Check Point training prepares you for the Check Point Certified Security Administrator and (CCSA) and Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE) certification exams.

Essential certification for IT Admins who manage daily operations of Check Point Security solutions. Advance your knowledge on the GAiA operating system! 3-day course covers everything you need to start-up, configure and manage daily operations of Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades systems on the GAiA operating system.

Learn How To:

  • Install the security gateway in a distributed environment
  • Configure rules on Web and Gateway servers
  • Create a basic rule base in SmartDashboard and assign permissions
  • Schedule backups and seamless upgrades with minimal downtime
  • Monitor and troubleshoot IPS and common network traffic
Course: Security Administration Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) R77
Exam: #156-215.77


The next level of certification proves troubleshooting skills and the ability to maximize the performance of security networks. Advanced 3-day course teaches 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.

Learn How To:

  • Backup your Security Gateway and Management Server
  • Build, test and troubleshoot a clustered Security Gateway
  • Upgrade and troubleshoot a Management Server
  • Configure and maintain security acceletration solutions
  • Manage, test and optimize corporate VPN tunnels
Course: Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE) R77
Exam: #156-315.77

Advanced certification proves expertise in Multi-Domain Security Management with Virtual System Extension. 5-day advanced course teaches how to design, install, configure and manage Multi-Domain Security Management with Virtual System Extension.

Learn How to:

  • Install, configure and troubleshoot Multi-Domain Security Management
  • Configure and implement a Global Policy
  • Transition and consolidate physcial firewalls to a virtualized environment
Course: Multi-Domain Security Management with Virtual System Extension
Exam: #156-820.77

Our most technical certification proves advanced use of time-saving commands to configure and troubleshoot Check Point Security Systems.Our most advanced technical 3-day course teaches how to use advanced commands to configure and troubleshoot Check Point Security Systems. Multiple hands-on lab exercises teach how to bring optimization techniques back to your workplace

Learn How to:

  • Identify issues and problems using commands
  • Locate the source of encryption failures
  • Identify potentially mis-configured VPNs
  • Reduce IPS false positives
  • Troubleshoot SecureXL and ClusterXL
Course: Check Point Security Master
Exam: #156-115.77

 About Check Point

New Horizons Des Moines official Check Point training and certification programs give security administrators and systems engineers the necessary tools and skills needed to be able to successfully implement Check Point solutions in your organization. Our team of real world professionals will provide you with CCSA training that targets your unique security needs and processes while preparing you for Check Point certification.

Achieving CCSA and CCSE certification is important for network security administrators because it shows that you have demonstrated the skills and knowledge required to effectively develop and manage your organization’s Check Point infrastructure. CCSA certification helps you stand apart in your field and can also help you run a network security operation that is more efficient and less expensive.



New Horizons Des Moines offers security administrators and security engineers a full range of official Check Point training classes. Included are courses designed to prepare you for Check Point certification, as well as the Check Point Security Administration and Security Engineering Fast Track Bundle. 
Guaranteed to Run Check Point training courses from New Horizons make it easier on your organization to finalize travel and schedule plans without concern.
New Horizons can provide private onsite delivery of the program, allowing your organization to have focused CCSA training solutions for your security administrators and engineers. This option gives you the power to customize the program to meet your unique learning objectives and business needs. 
We have the fullest schedule of OnlineLive CCSA certification and CCSE certification classes. This ensures that your team is able to get the training needed to prepare for their certification exams at a time that is most convenient for them and for the organization as a whole.
Our certified Check Point instructors practice what they preach. With years of experience in the industry, our instructors bring a real-world approach to training in a classroom setting that is designed to give professionals the knowledge and skills needed to thrive. 
New Horizons is able to deliver a high-end and consistent training experience in both online and classroom settings. This is a result of our proprietary remote labs infrastructure dedicated to preparing every security administrator and engineer for success.

You can learn more about the Check Point courses offered by New Horizons by clicking on the course name to the left of this page. There you will see a course outline and schedule, as well as related courses that can further strengthen your knowledge base. If you have any questions about Check Point or our classes please contact us today for assistance.






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