Check Point Certified Endpoint Specialist (CCES) R81.X


Course Overview

Learn basic concepts and develop skills necessary to administer Harmony Endpoint security solutions and prepare for exam #156-530.8

Who should attend

Technical professionals who support, install deploy or administer Check Point products.


Working knowledge of Windows, UNIX, networking technology, the Internet and TCP/ solutions.

Course Objectives

  • Understand the emergence of increasingly more sophisticated cyberattacks and the need to protect endpoints.
  • Explain the advantages of Harmony Endpoint as a security solution.
  • Become familiar with the growing Endpoint Security Market.
  • Describe the key elements of the Harmony Endpoint Architecture.
  • Describe the Harmony Endpoint Management Environment.
  • Understand Check Point’s Infinity Portal.
  • Explain the new Harmony Endpoint Web Management Service.
  • Identify main features of the Harmony Endpoint Management console.
  • Explain how to create and assign security policies for Endpoint clients using endpoint security.
  • Understand deployment methods and server considerations for Endpoint Security Management installation.
  • Identify the different ways to install and configure Endpoint clients.
  • Understand how Endpoint Security authenticates and verifies clients connecting to the Endpoint Security Management Server.
  • Describe additional server configurations that are available to help manage Endpoint clients.
  • Recognize the different types of data security available to deploy on end user machines.
  • Describe how Full Disk Encryption technology protects and recovers data accessed and stored on Endpoint computers.
  • Understand how to secure removable media devices.
  • Understand how Harmony Endpoint is defending company networks against sophisticated attacks.
  • Describe Check Point Harmony Endpoint Agent.
  • Explain how Harmony Endpoint Agent’s advanced technologies are preventing attacks from infiltrating Endpoint machines and corporateresources.
  • Become familiar with Harmony Endpoint troubleshooting methods.
  • Understand how to troubleshoot and debug issues that may occur in the Endpoint Security environment.

Course Content

  • Activate the Harmony Endpoint manager in the Cloud.
  • Configure Active Directory.
  • Connect Active Directory to the Cloud management server.
  • Install Initial Agent on the Domain Controller.
  • Demonstrate how to deploy the Harmony Endpoint Agent on a client.
  • Configure the policy operation mode.
  • Create exception rules for specific removable media devices.
  • Deploy and configure Anti-Bot and URL Filtering on an Endpoint client.
  • Configure and deploy Full Disk Encryption on a client.
  • Test Anti-Bot behavioral engine.
  • Configure and deploy Media Encryption.
  • Block access to certain websites for specific user groups.
  • Configure and deploy Port Protection on an Endpoint client.
  • Perform threat emulation and extraction of malicious content.
  • Learn how to extract malicious content from a document.

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

2 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • 1,995.— €
Classroom Training

2 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 1,995.— €


Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.


6 hours difference

Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)



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