CCCS Check Point Certified Cloud Specialist - Administrator

Duration: 2 days
Price: $2000

Learn basic concepts and develop skills necessary to administer Check Point CloudGuard security solutions.

Upon completion of this course, students are able to:

  • Explain the nature of the cloud environment
  • Describe the five pillars of cloud architecture
  • Explain the Basics of Cloud Infrastructure
  • Explain the Basics of Cloud Automation
  • Explain Check Point Security Management and How it Applies to CloudGuard
  • Describe CloudGuard Security Gateway offerings
  • Describe Cloud Load Balancers
  • Explain CloudGuard Licensing
  • Explain the different Deployment options and architectures for CloudGuard
  • Explain how and why CloudGuard is automated
  • Describe the functions of CloudGuard that can be automated
  • Describe the tools used to automate CloudGuard
  • Explain CloudGuard Automation Requirements
  • Explain basic troubleshooting techniques specific to Check Point Security Management Servers and Security Gateways
  • Describe the steps for Troubleshooting CloudGuard Network Installation
  • Explain the tools and techniques used to troubleshoot CloudGuard Network Automation
  • Explain the need for Cloud Security Posture Management
  • Describe the posture management tools available in CloudGuard
  • Explain methods for correcting Cloud Security Posture Management issues

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Cloud Security
  • Introducing CloudGuard
  • CloudGuard Architectures
  • CloudGuard Security Policy
  • CloudGuard Automation
  • CloudGuard Troubleshooting
  • Introduction to Cloud Security Posture Management

Lab Exercises Include:

  • Deploy a Security Management Server in the Cloud
  • Install a Security Gateway Image
  • Create Virtual Networks
  • Deploy Internal and External Load Balancers
  • Deploy a Security Gateway Using Templates
  • Assign Public IP Addresses to Cloud Devices
  • Create Web Servers in the Cloud
  • Configure North-South Traffic Policy
  • Configure East-West Traffic Policy and Routes
  • Troubleshoot North-South Traffic Issues
  • Troubleshoot East-West Traffic Issues

This course is recommended for technical professionals who support, install, deploy, or administer Check Point products in Cloud Environments.

Prerequisite Knowledge:

Working knowledge of Cloud Native Deployment using Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services, TCP/IP Networking, and Check Point Security Products. Check Point recommends that students who wish to expand their knowledge participate in the CCSA and CCSE courses.

Prepare for exam #156-560 Check Point Certified Cloud Specialist - Administrator (CCCS)