Check Point Course

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This 3-day course covers everything you need to start-up, configure and manage daily operations of R81.10 Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades systems on the GAiA operating system.

Learn basic concepts and develop skills necessary to administer IT security fundamental tasks.


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

Skills Gained

• 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 fornetwork 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.


Working knowledge of Windows, UNIX, networking technology, the Internet and TCP/IP.


What is Check Point? Check Point are global providers of IT network and information security solutions, providing customers with robust protection against all types of threats, reduces security complexity and lowers total cost of ownership.

Best known for its FireWall-1 product, Check Point have hardware and software products covering all aspects of IT network, endpoint and data security including the popular NGX, Pointsec, VPN, VSX, R70 and R71 products.

Check Point training and certification courses ensure that IT professionals have up to date security skills, included within our training course portfolio are the Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) and the Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE) certifications all designed to give delegates immediate recognition of their experience, knowledge and abilities within the security arena.

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