Fortinet Secure Access Training (NSE7)

Commitment 3 Days, 7-8 hours a day.
Language English
User Ratings Average User Rating 4.8 See what learners said
Delivery Options Instructor-Led Onsite, Online, and Classroom Live


In this three-day Fortinet Secure Access Training (NSE7) course, you will learn how FortiGate, FortiAP, FortiSwitch, and FortiAuthenticator enable secure connectivity over wired and wireless networks. You will also learn how to provision, administer, and monitor FortiAP and FortiSwitch devices using FortiManager. This course covers the deployment, integration, and troubleshooting of advanced authentication scenarios, as well as best practices for securely connecting wireless and wired users. You will learn how to keep the network secure by leveraging Fortinet Security Fabric integration between FortiGate, FortiSwitch, FortiAP, and FortiAnalyzer to automatically quarantine risky and compromised devices using IOC triggers.

Certification– This Fortinet Secure Access (NSE7)course is intended to help you prepare for the NSE 7 Secure Access certification exam.


If you take the online format of this class, you must use a computer that has the following:

  • A high-speed Internet connection
  • An up-to-date web browser
  • A PDF viewer
  • Speakers or headphones
One of the following:
  • HTML 5 support
  • An up-to-date Java Runtime Environment (JRE) with Java plugin enabled in your web browser
  • You should use a wired Ethernet connection, not a Wi-Fi connection. Firewalls, including Windows Firewall or FortiClient, must allow connections to the online labs.

By the end of the Fortinet Secure Access Training (NSE7) course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Deploy a FortiGate VM on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure in single, HA, and auto-scaling modes
  • Use Fortinet templates to easily deploy complex environments
  • Deploy FortiWeb in AWS and Azure
  • Use SDN connectors with cloud vendors
  • Integrate other Fortinet services and products with cloud vendors
  • We can adapt this Fortinet Secure Access Training (NSE7) course to your group’s background and work requirements at little to no added cost.
  • If you are familiar with some aspects of this Fortinet Secure Access (NSE7) course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
  • We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the Fortinet Secure Access (NSE7) course around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
  • If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the Fortinet Secure Access (NSE7) course in a manner understandable to lay audiences.

Before taking this Fortinet Secure Access (NSE7) course, students should take the following courses or have equivalent knowledge and experience:

  • This course is intended for networking and security professionals involved in the management, configuration, administration, and monitoring of FortiGate, FortiManager, FortiAP, FortiSwitch, and Wireless Manager devices used to secure access to their organizations’ resources.

Before taking this Fortinet Secure Access Training (NSE7) course, students should take the following courses or have equivalent knowledge and experience:

  • Knowledge of network authentication protocols
  • Knowledge of Layer 2 switching
  • Understanding of wireless networks
  • Understanding of the topics covered in the following courses:
  • FortiGate Security- NSE4
  • FortiGate Infrastructure- NSE4

An understanding of the topics covered in the following courses is also recommended:


Fortinet Secure Access Training (NSE7)
  • Certificate-Based Authentication
  • Radius and Syslog Single Sign-On
  • Centralized Management
  • FortiSwitch
  • Port Security
  • Integrated Wireless
  • Guest Access
  • Enhanced Wireless
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