Fortinet Certified Expert

CERT - Occupational Certificate

This program uses expert Fortinet network security technologies to provide students with hands-on lab experiences, enabling them to apply their theoretical knowledge in practical settings. The curriculum covers expert knowledge of network security design, configuration, and troubleshooting for complex networks. This practical experience helps students develop expertise in network security concepts and enhances their ability to address cybersecurity challenges. It prepares students for the expert-level credential.

Program Purpose

The program aims to allow individuals to acquire cybersecurity skills and knowledge that are in high demand in the industry. The program focuses explicitly on Fortinet network security devices, public cloud devices, VMs, and security operations devices. The certification courses are related to the Fortinet Network Security Expert (NSE) expert-level certification.

Learning Outcomes

  • Design, configure, install, and troubleshoot a comprehensive network security solution in a live environment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Fortinet API configuration and usage.
  • Design Fortinet access layer solutions for wireless planning, switch stack design, and ZTNA solutions.
  • Correct hardware production selection based on design.
  • Describe and design hardware accelerated networks with FortiGate devices.