Course Code: NGFWTW

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Cisco : NGFW Technical Workshop

Velisa Africa is the official Global Knowledge partner in Sub-Saharan Africa. Course details :

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.


Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:

  • CCNA Certified preferably CCNA Security certified

  • 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
  • Troubleshooting
  • 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

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

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

Recommended as preparation for exams:

  • There is currently no exam aligned to this course.