Fortigate I

Course Duration: 2 days
Course Price: €1.095,00

In this two-day class, you will learn how to use basic FortiGate features.

In interactive labs, you will explore firewall policies, basic VPNs, antivirus, web filtering, application control, user authentication, and more. These administrative fundamentals will provide you with a solid understanding of how to integrate basic network security.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the capabilities of FortiGate UTM.
  • Neutralize threats andmisuse: viruses, torrents, and inappropriate web sites.
  • Control network access based on device type.
  • Authenticate users through firewall policies.
  • Apply port forwarding, source NAT, and destination NAT.
  • Offeran 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.


This course is part of the preparation for the NSE 4 certification exam.

Training material: English
Language spoken: Dutch (English and other languages upon request)


  • TCP/IP network experience
  • A basic understanding of firewall concepts