CCSA - Check Point Certified Security Administrator
Hands-on Labs

CCSA – Check Point Certified Security Administrator

By taking up the CCSA course, participants will be equipped with the skills needed to effectively administer Check Point Security Gateways and enhance the security posture of their organization. The course serves as preparation for the CCSA certification exam, validating their proficiency in managing Check Point security solutions.
Lab Description

The CCSA (Check Point Certified Security Administrator) course is designed to provide IT professionals with the essential knowledge and skills to become proficient in managing and securing Check Point Security Gateways. The CCSA course offers comprehensive training on Check Point Security Gateways, empowering IT professionals to protect their organization's network infrastructure from evolving cybersecurity threats. CloudLabs is the Approved Lab Hoster for all the Check Point courses.


While there are no strict prerequisites for the CCSA course, a basic understanding of networking concepts and familiarity with security fundamentals is beneficial. It is recommended that participants have some experience in IT security or networking to fully benefit from the course content.

Learning objective

In the CCSA course, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of Check Point's security management architecture, including the deployment and configuration of security policies. They will learn how to effectively monitor network traffic, manage user access, and perform security administration tasks using Check Point's SmartConsole. The course covers various topics, including network security concepts, firewall implementation, VPN configuration, and intrusion prevention system (IPS) management. Participants will learn how to configure and troubleshoot Check Point Security Gateways to ensure the highest level of protection for their organization's network infrastructure.

Lab Exercises
Introduction to Check Point Technology
Security Policy Management
Check Point security solutions and licensing
Traffic transparency
Basic concepts of VPN
Manage user access
Working with ClusterXL
Key Features
Lab environment:
Fully functional Check Point certification lab environment hosted in Azure Cloud remotely with no requirement for on-site IT staff. Access from anywhere just with a browser, no software installation is needed.
Ready to Use-Labs
Ready-to-use lab environment with pre-configured and licensed lab topology.
Pay as per you go:
Pay for the time you are using the lab with Consumption-based pricing.
CloudLabs Management Portal:
Trainers can use the CloudLabs Management Portal to supervise student accounts and control lab usage and shut down all labs whenever required.
Dedicated lab environment:
Dedicated lab environments with no dependency on other attendees’ operations.
Lab Function:
Start/Stop/Resume the lab environment in a self-service fashion within defined limits.
24*7 Instant support for workshops.
Track the Cost per training and per attendee basis.
Self Service Experience :
Self Service experience for ATCs and Instructors for managing end-to-end lifecycle of labs.
Why Choose Us?
On Demand Labs
Launch pre-validated labs within seconds according to your requirements without any hassle.
Instructor Control
Monitor progress and provide real-time guidance with shadow labs feature for a look-over-the-shoulder experience
No Cloud Trials
No need of Cloud Subscriptions, we take care of that for you.
No need to worry about cloud spends, everything is included.
Validated Lab Environments
CloudLabs lab environments and lab guides are tested and optimized to ensure that learners have a smooth experience while performing the labs.
24x7 Support
Our support team is available 24/7 to provide timely and effective solutions to all queries

A hands-on lab is a virtual environment where you can actively engage in practical exercises and simulations related to a specific subject or technology. It allows you to gain real-world experience and develop practical skills.

Upon enrolment, student will receive voucher code  and access instructions to launch the lab environment.

We have CloudLabs Shadow which is an embedded feature integrated into the Cloud Labs platform that lets Instructors shadow a pre-deployed Virtual Machine that is being used by an attendee. 

In case a user faces issue (i.e., Technical/ Temporary) during performing the lab. You can reach out to for extension before the lab end.  

If a user encounters a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) issue, our support team will promptly aid. Initially, we will advise the user to clear their cache and cookies and attempt to access the lab using a private browsing window. Additionally, if the user's system is connected to a virtual private network (VPN), we will recommend disconnecting from the VPN temporarily. 

Yes, the instructor can perform Start/ Stop action for all VMs associated with the Lab/ Workshop. 

Yes, we have a feature called reports that shows the power bi reports from which the cost per attendee can be tracked. 

Our support team will share the details of activation codes and bitly link one week prior to lab start time. Users can register using their email id by accessing this bitly URL and activation codes.And if we have list of users, we can add them and send invites as well. 

Cloud Labs support team is available 24/7 for 365 days over email and live chat. There are separate support channels available for both Learners and Instructors. 

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CCSA includes
CCSA - Check Point Certified Security Administrator
20 Hours
07 Exercises
Intended Audience

Security Administrator

Network Administrator

Junior Security Analyst

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