Juniper Networks - Firebrand’s training for Juniper Network's Certified Specialist Security (JNCIS-SEC)



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24/6/2024 (Monday)


On Firebrand’s accelerated training course for Juniper’s JNCIS-SEC (JSEC & JUTM) certification, you’ll study key security technologies like security zones, security policies, intrusion detection and prevention (IDP) as well as basic implementation, configuration and management.

You’ll learn how to configure, operate and implement SRX Series Service Gateways in a typical network environment in just 3 days.

Firebrand’s course delivers the equivalent knowledge of the Junos Security (JSEC) and Junos Unified Threat Management (JUTM) courses. You’ll be prepared for and take the JN0-332 exam during the course, which is covered by your Certification Guarantee.

On Firebrand’s course, you’ll study:

  • Security
    • Traditional routing and security and overview of the SRX series
    • Zones concepts and configurations
    • Security policy concepts, like firewall authentication and network attack prevention
    • Screen concepts and configurations
    • High availability
    • Unified threat management
  • Unified Threat Management (UTM)
    • Web/content filtering and Antispam
    • Unified Threat Management features of Junos OS

Learn through demonstrations and labs as you gain experience in configuring and monitoring. You’ll get hands-on with Juniper Networks SRX Services Gateways and use the Junos OS during the labs – preparing you to manage Junos OS across multiple hardware platforms.

If you’re involved in network security engineering and security administration or responsible for UTM features on Juniper hardware, attaining the Juniper Networks Certified Specialist Security certification (JSEC) is ideal for you.

Plus, Firebrand’s course is designed to be your starting point to earning Juniper’s more advanced security certifications like the JNCIP-SEC and JNCIE-SEC.


Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass the first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course the first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9 am – 5 pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day of quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in the Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 135,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts




  • Introduction to Junos Security, including routing and Junos OS architecture


  • You’ll study zone definition, configuration and monitoring
  • Lab 1: Configuring and Monitoring Zones

Security Policies

  • You’ll be introduced to Security Policies, Junos ALGs and policy components
  • Lab 2: Security Policies

Firewall User Authentication

  • Study Firewall User Authentication, including: pass-through authentication, web authentication and firewall user authentication
  • Lab 3: Configuring Firewall Authentication

Screen Options

  • Learn about multilayer network protection and Junos Screen Options
  • Lab 4: Implementing Screen Options

Network Address Translation

  • Get an overview of NAT and it’s configuration and operation
  • Lab 5: Network Address Translation

IPsec VPNs

  • Study VPN Types, VPN requirements and IPsec VPNs
  • Lab 6: Implementing IPsec VPNs

Introduction to Intrusion Detection and Prevention

  • You’ll be introduced to Junos IDP, IDP policy components and signature databases
  • Lab 7: Implementing IDP

High Availability Clustering Theory

  • Study high availability including chassis cluster components and advanced chassis cluster topics

High Availability Clustering Implementation

  • You’ll study chassis cluster operation, chassis cluster configuration, chassis cluster monitoring
  • Lab 8: Implementing High Availability Techniques

SRX Series Hardware and Interfaces

  • Learn about the branch SRX platform including SRX traffic flow and distribution as well as SRX interfaces

Unified Threat Management

UTM Overview

  • You’ll study branch office challenges as well as:
    • UTM Feature Overview
    • Design Basics
    • Hardware Support
    • Licensing of Features
    • Lab 1: Connecting to the Lab Equipment and Testing Connectivity


  • Learn about antispam terminology as well as:
    • Overview of Antispam Process
    • UTM Policy Overview
    • Configuration Steps
    • Monitoring Antispam
  • Lab 2: Configuring an Antispam Policy

Full File-Based and Express Antivirus

  • You’ll learn about:
    • Antivirus Terminology
    • Overview of Antivirus Process
    • AV Operation
    • Full File-based AV Configuration
    • Express AV Configuration
    • Monitoring AV
  • Lab 3: Antivirus Configuration and Testing

Content and Web Filtering

  • Get an overview of content and web filtering terminology and learn about configuration, verification and monitoring
  • Lab 4: Configuring Content and Web Filtering

Exam Track

You'll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training Centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

  • JNCIS-SEC Exam - JN0-332

Exam details:

  • Exam length: 90 minutes
  • Exam type: 65 multiple-choice questions
  • Juno software release: 12.1X47

Your JNCIS-SEC certification is valid for three years. Pass the JN0-332 exam to recertify.

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


Before attending this course, you should have basic networking knowledge and an understanding of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) reference model and the TCP/IP protocol suite.

You must also possess the JNCIA-Junos certification.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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