Check Point

Check Point
Global Authorized Training Centre Partner

Westcon-Comstor is a Global Authorized Training Centre Partner (ATC) for Check Point Software Technologies. 

 

ATC partners are regulated by Check Point to ensure the consistent delivery of high-quality learning experience. This mandates that our delivery utilises vendor accredited courseware, qualified instructors offering real-world experience, the latest immersive digital labs and high-class facilities.

 

We deliver public and private instructor-led learning services, which can be delivered both face to face in a classroom, virtually online or a combination of the two.  Additionally, we provide a range of digital learning solutions including e-learning.

 

Delivery options include the ability to support standard vendor certification, bespoke and tailored content, ensuring we meet the needs of the learner and organization.

 

Learn more about our delivery options and training labs

Recognitions

Westcon-Comstor has been recognised by Check Point as:

- Platinum Elite ATC 2021

- EMEA Distributor of the year 2020

- APAC Distributor of the year 2020

- Global Check Point ATC partner in 2020

Westcon-Comstor resources

Westcon Check Point instructors:
We have several certified instructors, based in numerous countries through EMEA and APAC. Delivery can be completed in a number of languages including English, French and Spanish. For languages outside of our core offering, contact us.

 

Lab environment:

Our digital lab experience simulates real-life scenarios and provides learners with a safe environment to develop skills.

 

Check Point training credits and Coop-funds:

We accept Check Point training credits and coop funds to pay for learning services. Learn more.

 

Additional resource capabilities:
10 - Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
26 - Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
3 - Check Point Certified Security Master (CCSM) 

Testimonials

“My instructor had the ability and experience to be able to apply the training to real-life scenarios which is an excellent teaching method” – Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital.

 

“The instructor summarized in a very simple way the Check Point environment, so we could get familiar and start working since the very first moment of the training” – Oesia.

About Check Point

Check Point software technologies provides software and combined hardware and software products for IT security, including network security, endpoint security, mobile security, data security and security management.
Certification Overview

Technical Certifications are valid for 2 years, you must take a course and pass the appropriate exam. 

 

There are 2 Core certifications and 2 Security Master certifications. With Check Point’s new path to Security Mastery, you will need to achieve 2 Infinity Specialist Accreditations after the CCSE and 2 additional after CCSM. 

 

Core certifications

 

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
•    Course available: Check Point Security Administrator (CCSA) R80.x
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156.215.80 - Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator


Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE) R80.x
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156.315.80 - Checkpoint Certified Security Expert


Security Master certifications

 

Check Point Certified Security Master (CCSM)
•    Prerequisites: Achieve both CCSA and CCSE certifications and achieve 2 Infinity specialist accreditations
Check Point Certified Security Master Elite (CCSM Elite) 
•    Prerequisites: Achieve CCSM certification and complement with 2 Infinity specialist accreditations

 

Infinity specialist accreditations

 

Check Point Certified Automation Specialist (CCAS)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Automation Specialist (CCAS) R80.x
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156-520 - Check Point Certified Automation Specialist

 

Check Point Certified Maestro Expert (CCME)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Maestro Expert (CCME)
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156-835

 

Check Point Certified Cloud Specialist (CCCS)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Cloud Specialist (CCCS)
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156-560

 

Check Point Certified Endpoint Specialist (CCES)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Endpoint Specialist (CCES) R80.x
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156-530 – Check Point Certified Endpoint Specialist

 

Check Point Certified Multi-Domain Security Management Specialist (CCMS)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Multi-Domain Security Management Specialist (CCMS)
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam # 156-540 

 

Check Point Certified Virtual System Extension Specialist (CCVS)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Virtual System Extension Specialist (CCVS)
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam # 156-550 

 

Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Administrator (CCTA)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Administrator (CCTA) R80.x
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156-580 - Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Administrator

 

Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Expert (CCTE)
•    Course available: Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Expert (CCTE) R80.x
•    Pass exam: Pearson VUE Exam #156-585 - Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Expert

Partner Program and Benefits

The Stars Program is Check Point’s partner specialization program based on the business focus: selling products, selling training, or specialize as a post-sales Service Provider. The program has 5 partner levels:

 

 

2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star

Elite

Technical certifications – Non CCSP Partners

Not required 2 CCSE 3 CCSE 3 CCSE 3 CCSE

Technical certifications – CCSP Partners

3 CCSE 3 CCSE 5 CCSE 5 CCSE 5 CCSE


The benefits of becoming Check Point certified include the skills to support and sell Check Point products, 2-year expert access to our Secure Knowledge database and advanced product documentation.

Additional information

For more information about Check Point products, visit: www.westconcomstor.com