EDUCATION OVERVIEW

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Your learning, your way

Expand your knowledge and skills with a wealth of world-class training, certification and accreditation, including digital learning options. Strengthen the security of your networks, endpoints and clouds, get more out of your security investments, and increase your organization’s ability to prevent successful cyberattacks.

 

Instructor-Led Training

The Palo Alto Networks® Education organization provides on-site classes directly. Palo Alto Networks Authorized Training Centers provide public, open-enrollment classes worldwide.

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Digital Learning

Get access to online learning at your own pace by taking advantage of our e-learning courses. Free, high-quality training is available on all elements of our Security Operating Platform.

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Certification

Accreditation and certification establish benchmarks for personnel, providing additional assurance of an individual’s ability to operate and manage the Palo Alto Networks Security Operating Platform.

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Cybersecurity Academy

Faculty training, training labs, courseware and certifications are provided at no cost to qualified academic institutions with active cybersecurity curricula.

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Learning paths

Choose your objective, follow the path

 
 
 

Implement and Manage

 
 
Experience the deployment and configuration of Palo Alto Networks® next-generation firewalls directly as well as through centralized reporting and administration with Panorama™ network security management.
Firewall 8.1 Essentials: Configuration and Management course is five days of instructor-led training that should enable you to:
  • Configure and manage the essential features of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls.
  • Configure and manage GlobalProtect™ network security for endpoints to protect systems located outside your data center perimeter.
  • Configure and manage firewall high availability.
  • Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports.
Panorama 8.1: Managing Firewalls at Scale is two days of instructor-led training that will help you:
  • Learn how to configure and manage Panorama network security management.
  • Gain experience configuring templates, including template variables, and device groups.
  • Gain experience with administration, log collection, and logging and reporting.
  • Gain experience with Panorama high availability and troubleshooting.
  • Become familiar with new Panorama features, such as Panorama in the public cloud, the Logging Service and GlobalProtect cloud service.
 
 
 
 
Master the capabilities of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls to prevent successful cyberattacks.
Firewall 8.1 Essentials: Configuration and Management course is five days of instructor-led training that should enable you to:
  • Configure and manage the essential features of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls.
  • Configure and manage GlobalProtect™ network security for endpoints to protect systems located outside your data center perimeter.
  • Configure and manage firewall high availability.
  • Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports.
Firewall 8.1: Optimizing Firewall Threat Prevention is four days of instructor-led training focused on PAN-OS® threat prevention capabilities. After completing this course, you should be able to:
  • Describe the cyberattack lifecycle and recognize common forms of attack.
  • Describe the threat prevention capabilities of PAN-OS.
  • Use firewall logs and reports to make better configuration decisions.
  • Configure the firewall to detect, block and record threats.
 
 
 
 
Gain in-depth understanding of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls to resolve the majority of troubleshooting scenarios.
Firewall 8.1 Essentials: Configuration and Management course is five days of instructor-led training that should enable you to:
  • Configure and manage the essential features of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls.
  • Configure and manage GlobalProtect™ network security for endpoints to protect systems located outside your data center perimeter.
  • Configure and manage firewall high availability.
  • Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports.
Panorama 8.1: Managing Firewalls at Scale is two days of instructor-led training that will help you:
  • Learn how to configure and manage Panorama network security management.
  • Gain experience configuring templates, including template variables, and device groups.
  • Gain experience with administration, log collection, and logging and reporting.
  • Gain experience with Panorama high availability and troubleshooting.
  • Become familiar with new Panorama features, such as Panorama in the public cloud, the Logging Service and GlobalProtect cloud service.
Firewall 8.1: Troubleshooting is three days of instructor-led training that will help you:
  • Learn to investigate networking issues using firewall tools, including the command line interface.
  • Follow proven troubleshooting methodologies specific to individual features.
  • Follow proven troubleshooting methodologies specific to individual features.
  • Follow proven troubleshooting methodologies specific to individual features.
 
 
 
 
Master the capabilities of Palo Alto Networks distributed firewalls to prevent scaled cyberattacks.
Firewall 8.1 Essentials: Configuration and Management course is five days of instructor-led training that should enable you to:
  • Configure and manage the essential features of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls.
  • Configure and manage GlobalProtect™ network security for endpoints to protect systems located outside your data center perimeter.
  • Configure and manage firewall high availability.
  • Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports.
Firewall 8.1: Optimizing Firewall Threat Prevention is four days of instructor-led training focused on PAN-OS® threat prevention capabilities. After completing this course, you should be able to:
  • Describe the cyberattack lifecycle and recognize common forms of attack.
  • Describe the threat prevention capabilities of PAN-OS.
  • Use firewall logs and reports to make better configuration decisions.
  • Configure the firewall to detect, block and record threats.
Panorama 8.1: Managing Firewalls at Scale is two days of instructor-led training that will help you:
  • Learn how to configure and manage Panorama network security management.
  • Gain experience configuring templates, including template variables, and device groups.
  • Gain experience with administration, log collection, and logging and reporting.
  • Gain experience with Panorama high availability and troubleshooting.
  • Become familiar with new Panorama features, such as Panorama in the public cloud, the Logging Service and GlobalProtect cloud service.
 
 
 

Securing Endpoints: On-Prem Management

 
 
Experience the on-premises deployment of Palo Alto Networks Traps™ advanced endpoint protection, and scale and optimize it to fit your organization’s needs.
Traps 4.2: Install, Configure and Manage is two days of instructor-led training in basic Traps configuration that will help you:
  • Deploy Traps and all its components on-premises.
  • Learn how to protect your network against malware and exploits.
  • Perform basic Traps troubleshooting.
Traps 4.2: Deploy and Optimize is two days of instructor-led training in the optimization of large-scale or complex Traps configurations. You’ll learn to:
  • Scale Traps infrastructure to your organization’s needs.
  • Tune Traps configuration.
  • Protect Linux endpoints.
  • Perform advanced Traps troubleshooting.
 
 
 

Securing Endpoints: Cloud Management

 
Experience the flexibility of Palo Alto Networks Traps management service and optimize it to fit your organization’s needs.

Traps: Cloud Service Operations is two days of instructor-led training in configuring Traps management service and installing Traps on endpoints. It will teach you how to:
  • Register for Traps management service and deploy agents.
  • Protect your network against malware and exploits.
  • Protect Linux endpoints.
 

 

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