Fortinet Trainings


Secure Access

South Africa:
USD 1,800.00

Duration: 2 Days

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for networking and security professionals involved in the management, configuration, administration, and monitoring of FortiGate devices used to secure access to their organizations' networks.


  • l Knowledge of network authentication protocols
  • Knowledge of Layer 2 switching
  • Understanding of wireless networks
  • Understanding of the topics covered in the following courses:
    • NSE 4 FortiGate Security
    • NSE 4 FortiGate Infrastructure

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

  • NSE 6 FortiAuthenticator
  • NSE 6 Integrated and Cloud Wireless
An individual course planning is possible for this kind of course. If you would like to know more about this course please either call us on +971 4 42 89 440 or send an email to


This course is intended to help you prepare for the NSE 7 Secure Access certification exam.

Course content

In this two-day course, participants will learn how FortiOS, FortiAP, FortiSwitch, and FortiAuthenticator enable secure connectivity over wired and wireless networks. This course covers the deployment and troubleshooting of advanced authentication scenarios,as well as best practices for securely connecting wireless and wired users.


2. Certificate-Based Authentication
3. Radius and Syslog Single Sign-On
4. FortiSwitch
5. 802.1x Port Authentication
6. Securing Layer 2
7. Integrated Wireless
8. Guest Access
9. Enhanced Wireless


After completing this course, participants should be able to:

  • Configure advanced user authentication and authorization scenarios using RADIUS and LDAP
  • Troubleshoot user authentication and authorization problems
  • Implement two-factor authentication using digital certificates
  • Implement and troubleshoot RADIUS and Syslog single sign-on solutions
  • Manage FortiSwitch devices using FortiLink
  • Configure Layer 2 authentication for wired and wireless users using 802.1.x
  • Deploy complex wireless networks with dynamic VLAN assignments
  • Implement and deploy wireless network with IoT segmentation
  • Secure the Layer 2 network
  • Secure the wireless network
  • Provide secure access to guest users

System Requirements

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:
  • HTML5 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.

Further information

If you would like to know more about this course please contact us