SpyderWave Technologies

Fortinet Firewall

Training Fee & Duration

No. of Days



90 Hours


3 Hours a day

Training Fee


Available Training Modes

Offline Classroom

Course Outline:

The FortiGate NSE 4 course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of Fortinet’s FortiGate firewall technology and its implementation. NSE 4 stands for “Network Security Expert Level 4,” which indicates an intermediate level of expertise in Fortinet’s network security solutions.

The course covers various aspects of deploying and managing FortiGate firewalls, including configuration, administration, and troubleshooting. It is typically aimed at network and security professionals who are responsible for the day-to-day operation of FortiGate devices within their organizations.

Course Content:

Deployment and System Configuration:

• Perform initial configuration • Implement the Fortinet Security Fabric • Configure log settings and diagnose problems using the logs • Configure VDOMs to split a FortiGate into multiple virtual devices • Configure different operation modes for an FGCP HA cluster • Diagnose resource and connectivity problems

Firewall and authentication:

• Configure firewall policies • Configure firewall policy NAT and central NAT • Configure different methods of firewall authentication • Explain how to deploy and configure FSSO

Content inspection:

• Inspect encrypted traffic using certificates • Identify FortiGate inspection modes and configure web filtering • Configure application control to monitor and control network applications • Configure antivirus scanning modes to neutralize malware threats • Configure IPS to protect network from threats and vulnerabilities


• Configure and route packets using static and policy-based routes


• Configure and implement different SSL VPN modes to provide secure access to your private network • Implement a meshed or partially redundant IPsec VPN • Configure ZTNA to provide role-based application access

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