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FortiGate Security Solution Configuration basics

Training duration
8 hours

Locations & Terms
On-site (in the OptiCom SIA office) or online
Training goals

This 8-hour course includes intensive training focused on learning the practical skills of configuring and managing Fortinet firewall and UTM functionality. This course prepares you to administer a Fortinet infrastructure for an organization of any size. This course is a foundation for further work with other Fortinet products and solutions


1. Basics of computer network security.
Computer network perimeter protection - the most typical threats.

2. Fortigate system configuration.
Equipment operation modes, basic network configuration. Access management for administrative users.

3. Fortigate firewall configuration
Creating firewall security policies.

4. Configuration of Fortigate UTM functionality
AV, WebFilter, Application Filter configuration examples.

5. IPSEC and SSL VPN configuration
Basics of Site-to-Site VPN tunnels and their configuration. Client access SSL-VPN configuration.

6. Equipment operation diagnostics
Using CLI to diagnose machine operation.
Who should attend?
System administrators and system engineers
System administration experience in IT security systems
At the end of the course, an OptiCom Training Center certificate is issued
OptiCom IT expert

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