Sophos Certified Administrator - Enduser Protection

Duration

2 Days

Course Family

Endpoint

Why You Should Attend

The Sophos Certified Administrator program is designed exclusively for Sophos customers. The goal is to enable Sophos customers and end users to become certified on Sophos products.

This course is designed for technical professionals who will be administering Sophos Endpoint Protection and provides the skills necessary to manage endpoints that are standalone or part of a Microsoft Active Directory network.

It consists of presentations and practical lab exercises to reinforce the taught content, and electronic copies of the supporting documents for the course will be provided to each trainee through the online portal. The course is expected to take 2 days to complete, of which approximately half will be spent on the practical exercises.

Prior to attending this course, trainees should have:

There are no pre-requisite for this course, however it is recommended that students should:

  • Be able to setup a Windows server, with Windows workstations
  • Have knowledge of general Windows networking and Microsoft Active Directory

Course content:

This course is split into different modules, with practical labs combined throughout the course to allow for application of the content discussed.

  • Security threats and how Sophos Endpoint Protection protects against them
  • Managing anti-virus and HIPS
  • Management at the endpoint
  • Managing application, data and device control
  • Managing policies for web control, patch and firewall
  • Solution architecture
  • Deploying Enduser Protection
  • Managing updating
  • Administration and reporting
  • Obtaining support

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Recognize the main technical capabilities of Enduser Protection and its benefits
  • Identify the solution components and understand how they interact
  • Use Sophos Enterprise Console to configure Enduser Protection
  • Deploy Enduser Protection to clients
  • Manage alerts using Enterprise Console and the endpoint client
  • Backup and restore the system
  • Gather information that will assist investigation by Sophos Support
  • Locate and use additional online resources

Certification:

To complete the course, trainees must take and pass an online assessment. The assessment tests their knowledge of both the presented and practical content. The pass mark for the assessment is 80%, and trainees should note that to become a Sophos Certified Administrator for Enduser Protection.

Lab environment:

Each student will be provided with a pre-configured Enduser Protection environment which includes Windows clients and a Microsoft Active Directory domain.

Further information:

On request the training can be held onsite for individual customers delivered by Sophos’s Professional Services consultants! An onsite training require a minimum of 3 attendees and the requester must provide the training facilities ( training room, projector, high speed internet access ).  

Learn more about our Professional Services offerings.

Please contact us at Professional.ServicesCEEMEA@Sophos.com to discuss your requirements.

Course dates:

Date Location
07 II 2018 Germany-Wiesbaden Book Now
25 IV 2018 Germany-Wiesbaden Book Now