FortiGate I - NSE 4 - The Administration, Content Inspection and SSL VPN, FortiOS Version 5.4.1 (SECI)


Who should attend

Anyone who is responsible for day-to-day management of a FortiGate appliance.

You must master this course before attending FortiGate II.


TCP/IP network experience and a basic understanding of firewall concepts.

Course Objectives

After completing these courses, you will be able to:

  • Describe capabilities of FortiGate UTM
  • Neutralize threats and misuse: viruses, torrents, and inappropriate web sites
  • Control network access based on device type
  • Authenticate users via firewall policies
  • Apply port forwarding, source NAT, and destination NAT
  • Offer an SSL VPN for secure access to your private network
  • Establish an IPsec VPN tunnel between two FortiGate appliances
  • Compare policy-based to tunnel-based IPsec VPN
  • Interpret log entries
  • Generate reports
  • Use the GUI and CLI for administration
  • Deploy the right operation mode
  • Deploy an explicit proxy with firewall policies, authentication, and caching
  • Evolve beyond port numbers with application control

Course Content

  • Introduction to FortiGate
  • Logging and Monitoring
  • Firewall Policies
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Firewall Authentication
  • Basic IPsec VPN
  • Antivirus
  • Explicit Proxy
  • Web Filtering
  • Application Control

Prices & Delivery methods

Classroom Training

2 days

  • on request


Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.