Check Point Certified Cloud Specialist

Learn basic concepts and develop skills necessary to administer Check Point CloudGuard security solutions.

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Who should attend

Technical professionals who support, install, deploy, or administer CheckPoint products in Cloud Environments.


  • Working knowledge of Cloud Native Deployment using Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services, TCP/IP Networking, and Check Point Security Products.
  • Check Point recommends that students who wish to expand their knowledge participate in the CCSA and CCSE courses.

Course Objectives

  • Explain the nature of the cloud environment.
  • Describe the five pillars of cloud architecture.
  • Explain the Basics of Cloud Infrastructure.
  • Explain the Basics of Cloud Automation.
  • Explain Check Point Security Management and How it Applies to CloudGuard.
  • Describe CloudGuard Security Gateway offerings.
  • Describe Cloud Load Balancers.
  • Explain CloudGuard Licensing.
  • Explain the different Deployment options and architectures for CloudGuard.
  • Explain how and why CloudGuard is automated
  • Describe the functions of CloudGuard that can be automated.
  • Describe the tools used to automate CloudGuard.
  • Explain CloudGuard Automation Requirements.
  • Explain basic troubleshooting techniques specific to CheckPoint Security Management Servers and Security Gateways.
  • Describe the steps for Troubleshooting CloudGuard Network Installation.
  • Explain the tools and techniques used to troubleshoot CloudGuard Network Automation.
  • Explain the need for Cloud Security Posture Management.
  • Describe the posture management tools available in CloudGuard.
  • Explain methods for correcting Cloud Security Posture Management issues.

Outline: Check Point Certified Cloud Specialist (CCCS)

  • Deploy a Security Management Server in the Cloud.
  • Install a Security Gateway Image.
  • Create Virtual Networks.
  • Deploy Internal and External Load Balancers
  • Deploy a Security Gateway Using Templates.
  • Assign Public IP Addresses to Cloud Devices
  • Create Web Servers in the Cloud.
  • Configure North-South Traffic Policy.
  • Configure East-West Traffic Policy and Routes.
  • Troubleshoot North-South Traffic Issues.
  • Troubleshoot East-West Traffic Issues.