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NGFW Technical Workshop

  • Course Code NGFWTW
  • Duration 2 days
  • Version 6.0

Course Delivery

Additional Payment Options

  • GTC 27

    GTC, Global Knowledge Training Credit, please contact Global Knowledge for more details

  • CLC 25

Public Classroom Price


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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

  • Virtual Learning

    Learning that is virtual

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Course Overview


The Cisco Firepower Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) is the industry’s first fully integrated, threat-focused NGFW. It delivers comprehensive, unified policy management of firewall functions, application control, threat prevention, and advanced malware protection from the network to the endpoint. This course focuses on the key components of the Cisco NGFW Firepower Threat Defence portfolio and the new unified policy management available with v6.X.  The 4100 and 9300 applicances are included withn this course.

Course Schedule


Target Audience


Pre-sale consultants and engineers involved in customer demostrations and proof of concept environments.

Course Objectives


After you complete this course you should be able to:

  • Understand and articulate the features and benefits of Cisco's Firepower Threat Defence
  • Understand FTD Positioning and Licensing Scheme
  • Install and Upgrade FTD


Course Content


Why FirePower Threat Defense

The New Security Model

Firepower Threat Defense Components

Firepower Threat Defense Deployment Modes

Firpower Management Center

Netwrok Discovery and Visibility

URL Filtering

AMP - Advanced Malware Protection

ThreadGrid Integration

SSL Decryption

Application Detection

FTD Deployment Modes

FTD Redundancy Modes

FTD Smart Licensing

FTD Installation/Upgrade


Performance and Sizing

FTD Use Case

FTD Roadmap

FTD Positioning


  • Lab 1:Initial Firepower Threat Defense Configuration
  • Lab 2:Managing basic Firewall Features
  • Lab 3:Access control policy configuration
  • Lab 4:: Network address translation and Routing configuration
  • Lab 5:Platform Settings

Course Prerequisites


Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:

  • CCNA Certified preferably CCNA Security certified

Test Certification


Recommended as prepartaion for exams:

  • There is currently no exam aligned to this course.
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