CheckPoint Firewall

Checkpoint Firewall Training Course gives in-depth knowledge required to configure Check Point security gateway, security policies, manage and monitor secure networks, advanced firewall, clustering and acceleration, advanced user management, advanced IPsec VPN and remote access, auditing and reporting. By achieving Check Point certification you will validate your ability to build, modify, deploy and troubleshoot Check Point Security Systems on the GAiA operating system.

Delivery Mode

Training is available in small groups as well as on one-to-one basis. Get in touch.

Batch Timings

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8 Modules


25 hours


Checkpoint is an industry leader in network security known as next generation and advanced firewall protection system identifies and control applications and scans content to stop threats. Checkpoint is globally accepted and widely used security solutions provider across the globe, providing security solutions to top 100 organizations across the world. Checkpoint training and certifications are tailored as you have the skills and knowledge to work with next generation firewall. Checkpoint firewall training enables network professionals to deploy and administer Check Point security solutions efficiently.


Apr 17th
07:00 AM to 09:00 AM (IST)

Apr 22nd
07:00 AM to 09:00 AM (IST)

Training Type Timing Duration Get Started
Regular [Weekdays]
On Request
3 weeks
Regular [Weekends]
On Request
3 weekends
Fast Track [5 days]
To be announced

Course Content - What Will You Learn?

  • Interpret the concept of a firewall and understand the mechanisms used for controlling network traffic
  • 3-tier architecture
  • Check Point deployment options (Standalone ,Distributed )
  • Demonstration of features of Checkpoint common tools like Smart console, Web UI
  • Unified security policy vs Layered Policy
  • Best practices for creating Firewall Access Policy
  • Configure Nat (Hide Vs Static ,Uni-directional Vs Bi-directional, Automatic vs Manual )
  • Gateway and Management Server backups and restoration using methods like
  • Snapshot,Backup, Migrate_export/Migrate_Import etc .
  • Configure DMZ,Anti-Spoofing ,SIC etc
  • Configure and deploy a site-to-site VPN
  • Test the VPN connection and analyse the tunnel traffic using Wireshark
  • Understand VPN deployments and Check Point Communities
  • Understand how to analyse and interpret VPN tunnel traffic
  • Setup remote access / ssl vpn
  • AD Query
  • Captive Portal
  • Forward Proxy
  • Bypass specific categories
  • Url and app Filtering
  • IPS
  • Anti-Bot
  • Anti-Virus
  • Basic overview of Sandblast
  • Clusterxl Modes (High Availability vs Load Sharing)
  • Load Sharing (Unicast VS Multicast )
  • CCP (Full sysc,Delta sync)
  • Configure Checkpoint Gateway in High Availability Mode
  • Taking backup and restoration of Mgmt. and Gateway using Snapshot, Backup etc.
  • Management Server version upgradation using Migrate_export /Migrate_import tool
  • Transparent upgradation of Checkpoint Gateway in Clustered setup
  • Fw Monitor
  • Tcpdump
  • Basic Usage of “wireshark” for troubleshooting purpose
  • Basic commands of Linux like CD,PWD,CP
  • Main Checkpoint Firewall Daemon/Process Like CPWD,CPD,FWM,FWD Licensing
  • Securexl and Corexl

Who Should Attend?


25 Hours


This course is for security professionals looking to work in a CheckPoint environment. Knowledge of basic networking including OSI and TCP/IP Model and sub-netting is mandatory to attend this course.

What job roles can I apply for after this course?

After completion of the course you can apply for the following job positions:

Lab Practice

BlueMap has dedicated servers for PaaS, with 99.9% uptime. Candidates will be provided access to individual pods for lab practice. Guidance will also be provided if candidates want to setup a lab environment on their personal machines. A lab guide will be provided to each candidate with scenarios to practice all modules covered in the course because at BlueMap we believe that unless you see it happening you won’t be confident to answer any questions based on the same. There would be scenarios for implementing, verifying and troubleshooting all modules covered in the course.

Frequently Asked Questions

Classes will be conducted online via GoToMeeting.

You will be provided dedicated lab access on our 24x7 available cloud servers during the entire course duration. Each candidate will have his/her own lab scenario for practice. Moreover, if the candidate wants to setup a lab on their machine that support will also be provided by the instructor.

The candidate will be provided with daily class recordings, presentations, lab guides, virtual machines and study notes for practice. All this material will be included in the course fees.

We do not have a refund policy. The candidate will be provided first two sessions free of cost and then the candidate will be asked to pay the course fees.

Yes, the course fees can be paid in two instalments. The first instalment will be payable after the first two free sessions. The second instalment will be payable after 50% course completion.

Placement assistance will be provided to all candidates after course completion. Interview calls be provided to all candidates. Along with that mock interview sessions will also be conducted for all candidates to prepare them for the interview.

Even after the course completion, BlueMap is committed to provide post-training support to all candidates. Post-training support works in two ways. In the first scenario if the candidate does not understand a particular topic he/she can have one-to-one session with the instructor to clear the concept or can attend any other on-going batches. In the second scenario the instructor will provide support to the candidate if he/she is facing issues on job helping candidate to apply knowledge to practice.

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Why choose Bluemap?

Get the best return on your investment by choosing our course. BlueMap offers incredible experience to all candidates in the training such that it creates a life-long relationship with us. What makes us say so:

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