Network Security Training:

Instructor-led training is the mainstay of the  WatchGuard training program and an important component of our support services. Our training partners are experienced with network administration and security best-practice as well as delivering high-quality, hands-on instruction. Their courses combine demonstration, lecture and hands-on practice so that you gain the practical experience to use our products with confidence.



WatchGuard training partners deliver classes throughout the world. We maintain a schedule of their courses, but we encourage you to contact your nearest partner for schedule updates or to organize an on-site session.

  • Firewall Basics with WFS
    A three-day course that focuses on the design and implementation of a corporate security policy using the WatchGuard System Manager software and the award-winning WFS appliance software. This course prepares you for the WatchGuard Certified System Professional (WCSP) certification exam.
  • Firewall Basics with Fireware
    A three-day course that focuses on the design and implementation of a corporate security policy using the WatchGuard System Manager software and out next generation Fireware Pro appliance software. This course prepares you for the WatchGuard Certified System Professional - Fireware (WCSPF) certification exam.
  • Introduction to Fireware
    A one-day course that introduces experienced WatchGuard users to Fireware appliance software. This course covers the most signficant difference between WFS and Fireware appliance software. The prequisite for this course is WCSP certification or equivalant experience. This course prepares a WCSP to take the WatchGuard Certified System Professional - Fireware certification exam.
  • WatchGuard Firebox SSL Management
    A one-day course that focuses on the installation, configuration, and management of a Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. This course also covers the basic requirements for a remote computer to connect to your network through the Firebox SSL.