Check Point (CCSA)

Key Features

Key Specialties:

  1.  20 hrs of High Quality Live Online Training and classroom learning   content
  2.  2 CCSA simulation Exams
  3.   Practice Labs Included
  4.   10 chapter-end Quizzes
  5.    Downloadable e-Book Included

About course

What is this course about?

What is this course about?

Golars Networks training in Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) is an ideal certification program for entry-level network engineers to maximize their foundational networking knowledge. Our training module imparts participants with practical, relevant and industry-ready domain knowledge on network solutions.

CCSA certification training offered by Golars Networks enables aspirants to acquire in-depth knowledge and training required while providing expert security solutions to organizations worldwide. Major crust of this certification revolves around firewalls and VPNs as this certification validates aspirants’ ability to carry out routine Check Point security operations like Creation and installation of security policies, anti-spoofing management, handling logging, NAT (Network Address Translation), authentications, etc. all of this and much more is offered in our CCSA course training package.

Why is the certification most sought-after?

  1.     According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment opportunities are expected to increase by 12% from 2012-2022 for networking technicians and systems administrators.
  2.    Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator(CCSA) certification is a widely respected IT certification program which adds value and help networking professionals to advance their careers.
  3.  According to Robert Half Technology, networking professionals with Checkpoint networking administration skills can expect to earn a 9% premium above average salaries in the industry.

What learning benefits do you get from Golars Networks training?

Golars Networks Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)  training provides immense learning benefits to the participants and ensures the following skills:
Participants are able to:

  1. Candidates opting for CCSA R77 certification must have prior knowledge of deployment platfoms.
  2. security policies.
  3. Monitoring Traffic and Connections, Network Address Translations, User Management .
  4. Authentication, use of SmartUpdate, Implementing Identity Awareness, Configuration VPN tunnels and Resolving security administration issues.

What are the career benefits in-store for you?

Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) certification enhances one’s credibility and marketability within organizations as well as greatly improve Job prospects. The training imparts practical, relevant and job-ready skills which are in demand in the industry. Fortune 500 companies like Cisco, British telecom, Orange telecom, Accenture, Nokia, Siemens, Dimension data, IBM, VM Ware, EMC2 prefer Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator(CCSA)   certified networking professionals. The average salary of a Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) certified professional is $101,000.

Who should do this course?

The course is ideal for IT technicians and entry-level engineers aspiring to advance their career in the networking field. The training is best suited for Network Specialists, Network Administrators, Network Engineers, System Engineers, Network Support Specialists, Network Administrators, Network Consultants and System Integrators.

Why Golars Networks?

  1. Golars Networks  is the World’s Largest Certification Training Provider, with over 500,000+ professionals trained globally
  2.   Trusted by the Fortune 250 companies as their learning provider for career growth and training
  3.   All our Courses are designed and developed under a tried and tested Unique Learning Framework that is proven to deliver 98.6% pass rate in first attempt
  4.   Accredited, Approved and Recognized as a training organization, partner, education provider and examination center by globally renowned names like Project Management Institute of USA, APMG, CFA Institute, GARP, ASTQB, IIBA and others

Course Curriculum:


  1.    Introduction to Checkpoint firewall
  2.    Discussion on the modular nature of Checkpoint firewall
  3.    Functionalities of Management, FW-1 & GUI modules
  4.   Types of Checkpoint installation
  5.     Hardware platform
  6.    Checkpoint Rule base
  7.     IP spoofing
  8.    Installation of Checkpoint R77 GAIA
  9.     Initial configuration of R77 GAIA
  10.     Web access to Checkpoint
  11.    Download & Installation of smart console
  12.     Accessing Checkpoint through smart dashboard
  13.     Checkpoint objects description
  14.    Anti-spoofing configuration
  15.     Network Address Translation

o    Hide NAT

o    Static NAT

    16.Filter Configuration

  17.Monitoring Traffic and Connections

  18 . URL Filtering

  19.   Antivirus Inspection

  20.  Content Analysis

  21. Identity Awareness

  22.  User Management and Authentication User Authentication

o    User Authentication

o    Session Authentication

o    Client Authentication

 23.   IPSEC VPN

 24. Intrusion Prevention System

 25.  Backup & Restore of configuration

 26.  Advanced and in-depth explanation of Check Point Firewall technology

  27.  Key tips and techniques for troubleshooting Check Point Firewall technology

   28.   Advanced upgrading concepts and practices

 29.    Reporting tools, deployment options and features

Exam & Certification

Exam and Certification:

What are the prerequisites for the certification?

The foundation of Check Point certifications, CCSA NGX certification validates a Security Administrator's ability to maintain day-to-day operation of Check Point security solutions and ensure secure access to information across the network. Proficiencies include creating and installing security policies, using logging and reporting features, and managing anti-spoofing, Network Address Translation (NAT), and OPSEC applications.

How do I get certified in Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)?

Participants have to follow these steps after successfully completing the Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)    training, simulation exams and lab exercises, to acquire the certification:

Exam code: 156-215.77

CCSA Certification Includes

  1.   Introduction to Check Point Technology
  2.   Deployment Platforms
  3.   Introduction to the Security Policy
  4.   Monitoring Traffic and Connections
  5.   Network Address Translations
  6.   Using Smart Update
  7.   User Management and Authentication
  8.   Identity Awareness
  9.  Resolving security administration issues
  10.  Introduction to Check Point VPNs

Check Point Certification News

Coming Soon!

Check Point is releasing an Accreditation exam for the new SandBlast product. This will be a non-proctored exam available from Pearson VUE as exam number 156-730. Look for its release mid-March.

Check Point's Check Point Certified Security Master certification is moving from version R77 to R77.30 mid-March.

Exam Updates

Check Point's 215.77 exam for the CCSA is will be based on .30 effective 15 January 2016. Older versions of the exam will be discontinued effective the same date. Check Point’s 315.77 Exam, required to complete the CCSE certification is also based on the .30 version, effective the same date.

Check Point Certification Goes Paperless

Starting 15 June 2015 Check Point discontinued hard copy certificates. You may access your certifications through your Check Point User Center accounts and print a certificate on demand. Check Point no longer provides hard copy certificates.

As always, for your certifications to show in your User Center account, your email address in your Pearson VUE profile must exactly match you User Center email address.

Check Point will only recognize one Pearson VUE profile, and that profile must be tied to your professional e-mail address linked to your User Center profile.

Who Owns Your Certification

Regardless of who pays for the exam, you, the exam candidate own the results. Your exam history is linked to your Certified Professional ID number granted the first time you create a Pearson VUE account. You should never create another one. If you change employers, you need only contact Account Services ( and they will assist you in moving your records to a new account.

When Did You Last Update Your Profiles

Some of our candidates have been with us for a long time, and we value that time. If you’ve changed employers, or your employer has changed mail servers, please take a few minutes and update your Pearson VUE profile AND your Check Point Certification Profile as well. To update your Certification Profile, please contact Check Point at and the Account Services personnel will be happy to assist you.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA) exam fee $200.

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Classroom Training timings will be from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (IST). Classes are conducted from Monday to Friday. You have Sundays to self- study, relax and prepare for exams. Online Training Timings will be flexible which will be decided mutually.
If you would like to change your schedule or courses, an administrative fee will be charged per instance. The changes have to be requested in advance and are subject to availability.
In the case of One-on-One training, if you complete your course in lesser time than required then there is no refund available. However, you may opt for the other courses during this time at the prices associated with a particular course.
There will be no penalty. However, an administration charge of USD100 will be deducted and we will initiate a refund for rest of the amount.
The training delivery will be given in the English language. All trainers speak in neutral accent. 85% of our customers come from all over the world.
Yes, it is a part of the total fee and you will be requested to deposit the balance payment before the commencement of the classes.
We will help you to choose an appropriate track by giving you the “Free Technical Consultation” from our subject matter Experts who will evaluate your experience and knowledge and will assist you accordingly with the appropriate solution.
Yes, you will be getting the ‘Certificate of Training’ after the completion of course.
Yes, the Golars Networks certification is valid all over the world and has the same recognition as a Certification in Europe/USA.
Regular Track is designed for Beginners and a Fast track is designed for Experienced. Regular Track will be delivered at an appropriate pace keeping in mind that every participant/individual gets the knowledge from the basic, wherein the Fast track will be delivered at a fast pace as compared to Regular track, as we assume that the participant/individual has the basic knowledge or experience in the particular domain. However, the curriculum and certifications are identical in both the tracks.