Check Point Security Administration (CCSA) R71 Upgrade — A 3-day course

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Retired Course; no longer available


Please note that this course has been retired and is no longer available. Please see the Check Point page for courses currently available in this subject area.

Check Point Security Administrator R71 Upgrade is a rapid three-day instructor-led course for Check Point's Security Management and Gateway Systems. This all-lab course teaches how to configure Check Point Software Blades including Firewall, IPSEC VPN, IPS, Network Policy Management, Logging & Status, and Monitoring, URL Filtering, Antivirus/Anti-malware, Anti-spam & Email Security. During this course, students will configure a Security Policy, secure communications across the Internet and defend against network threats.

Course Objectives

On completion of this course, delegates will be able to:

Suitable for


Persons attending this course should have CCSA NG or higher certification.


This course helps prepare for CCSA R71 Upgrade exam # 156-910.71.To purchase an exam voucher please contact us for further information.

It contains 80 multiple-choice, scenario-based questions. A passing score is 70% or higher in 120 minutes.

The exam is based on 80% course materials and 20% hands-on experience with Check Point products.

Students should have CCSA NG or higher certification before challenging it.


This course has been retired and is no longer available.

Course Contents

Deployment Platforms

Use SmartUpdate

Upgrade to R71

Encryption and VPNs

Introduction to VPNs

Messaging and Content Security

Lab exercises include: