Fortinet - Certified Associate Cybersecurity

Duration

Duration:

Only 2 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

30/9/2024 (Monday)

Overview

This accelerated Fortinet Certified Associate Cybersecurity certification validates your ability to execute high-level operations on a FortiGate device. This curriculum covers the fundamentals of operating the most common FortiGate features. There is one certification within the FCA level. To achieve this certification, you must complete the FortiGate Operator course and pass the exam. The FCA certification is valid for two years from the date of passing the FortiGate Operator exam.

The Fortinet Certified Associate (FCA) in Cybersecurity certification validates your ability to execute high-level operations on a FortiGate device. This curriculum covers the fundamentals of operating the most common FortiGate features. There is one certification within the FCA level.

In just 2 days, you’ll learn configure the most common and high-level features on FortiGate devices. You’ll also learn how to:

  • Connect remote users to the corporate network securely using VPNs
  • Restrict access to network resources
  • Monitor essential indicators and logs on FortiGate devices
  • Preform basic system maintenance

At the end of this course, you’ll sit the Fortinet exam, and achieve your Fortinet Certified Associate Cybersecurity certification. Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get certified at twice the speed of the traditional training and get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors, and train in a distraction-free environment.

 

Audience

This course is ideal for:

  • Cybersecurity professionals that need to execute high-level configuration and monitoring tasks on FortiGate devices.
  • Network security administrators of small and medium size companies.
  • IT and cybersecurity professionals who perform daily network operations and need to perform basic administration tasks

Benefits

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

Curriculum

In this course, you will learn how to harden the security of your network by using the most common FortiGate features. Through demos and interactive simulations, you will learn how to perform basic operation tasks on FortiGate. You can then build on this knowledge by exploring more advanced topics related to these features.

 

  • Module 1: FortiGate Overview
  • Module 2: Configuring Interfaces and Routing
  • Module 3: Firewall Policies
  • Module 4: Authenticating Network Users
  • Module 5: Inspect SSL Traffic
  • Module 6: Blocking Malware
  • Module 7: Control Web Access Using Web Filtering
  • Module 8: Configuring the FortiGate Intrusion Prevention System
  • Module 9: Controlling Application Access
  • Module 10: Creating IPsec Virtual Private Networks
  • Module 11: Configuring FortiGate SSL VPN
  • Module 12: FortiGate System Maintenance and Monitoring
  • Module 13: Configuring the Fortinet Security Fabric

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered Certification Guarantee:

Fortinet Certified Associate Cybersecurity Exam FortiGate Operator FortiOS 7.4

1 Core Course and Exam ■ FortiGate Operator Complete the FortiGate Operator course and pass the exam

  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Format: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 35

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.

Prerequisites

Before attending this accelerated course, you should have:

  • Cybersecurity professional experience
  • An understanding of the topics covered in the following courses, or have equivalent experience:
    • Network Fundamentals
    • Introduction to the Threat Landscape
    • Technical Introduction to Cybersecurity

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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"I recently completed the PMP Project Management course at Firebrand, and I am thoroughly impressed with the experience. The instructor was incredibly knowledgeable and provide real-world insights that go beyond the textbook. The course material is well-structured, comprehensive, and up-to-date with the latest industry standards."
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"I recently completed the PMP Project Management course at Firebrand, and I am thoroughly impressed with the experience. The instructor was incredibly knowledgeable and provide real-world insights that go beyond the textbook. The course material is well-structured, comprehensive, and up-to-date with the latest industry standards."
Karibaye Koumagoto, Fadateam. (10/6/2024 (Monday) to 14/6/2024 (Friday))

"I had a very good experience with hands-on learning and the instructors were knowledgeable and supportive."
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"Enjoyed the course through out as it was very interactive."
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