Juniper Course

course overview

View dates & book now


This three-day course provides students with the foundational knowledge required to work with the Junos operating system and to configure Junos security devices. 

The course provides a brief overview of the Juniper security products and discusses the key architectural components of the Junos software. 

Key topics include UI options with a heavy focus on CLI, configuration tasks typically associated with the initial setup of devices, interface configuration basics with configuration examples, secondary system configuration, and the basics of operational monitoring and maintenance of Junos Security devices.

The course then delves into foundational knowledge of security objects, security policies, and configuration examples including types of security objects, security policies, security services NAT, site-to-site IPsec VPN, and Juniper Secure Connect VPN.

Through demonstrations and hands-on labs, students will gain experience in configuring and monitoring Junos OS and monitoring basic device operations on the SRX device. 

This course is based on Junos OS Release 21.2R1.10. 

Course Level

Introduction to Juniper Security (IJSEC) is an introductory level course.

Relevant Juniper Product 

• SRX Series • Juniper Connected Security • Juniper AppSecure • Juniper Sky ATP


This course benefits individuals responsible for configuring and monitoring Juniper Security devices.

Skills Gained

• Describe Juniper Networks connected security device framework

• Describe SRX Series device features

• Describe initial and basic configuration

• Describe and demonstrate the Junos CLI options

• Configure security zone and screen objects

• Configure address and service objects

• Implement security policies

• Describe IPS and implement IPS policies

• Describe user-based firewall and implement integrated user-based firewall

• Describe UTM—Antivirus and Antispam

• Describe UTM—Content Filtering and Web Filtering

• Describe JATP Cloud Features

• Implement Source NAT

• Implement Destination and Static NAT

• Implement Site-to-Site IPsec VPN

• Describe SSL VPN by using Juniper Secure Connect

• Administer and Troubleshoot Security Services on an SRX Series Device

• Describe Monitoring and Reporting Features on the SRX Series Device


• Basic networking knowledge

• Basic understanding of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) reference model

• Basic understanding of the TCP/ IP protocol suite


What is Juniper? Suppliers of high performance, secure and reliable IP networks and products, Juniper Networks provides small, medium and large enterprises with a complete array of networking solutions, from devices to data centres and from consumers to cloud providers.

Running from a single operating (OS) system - JUNOS, Juniper's main products include the Juniper M-Series, Juniper T- Series, Juniper E-Series, Juniper J-Series, Juniper NetScreen, Ethernet Routers, Ethernet switches and firewall security which includes the award winning IDP Series Intrusion Detection and Prevention Appliances.

Juniper currently have 4 main certification tracks: Juniper Networks Certified Internet Expert (JNCIE), Juniper Neworks Certified Internet Professional (JNCIP), Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS) and Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA) and some non-Junos certifications; E Series, Firewall/VPN, SSL, Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDP), WX Series, Unified Access Control (UAC).

Talk to an expert

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. Its a cost effective option. One on one training can be delivered too, at reasonable rates.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

All $ prices are in USD unless it’s a NZ or AU date

SPVC = Self Paced Virtual Class

LVC = Live Virtual Class

Please Note: All courses are availaible as Live Virtual Classes

Trusted by over 1/2 million students in 15 countries

Our clients have included prestigious national organisations such as Oxford University Press, multi-national private corporations such as JP Morgan and HSBC, as well as public sector institutions such as the Department of Defence and the Department of Health.