Nokia NSA: Foundation

2 Day Course
Hands On
Official Curriculum

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Nokia Security Training Courses.


Nokia NSA: Foundation (12 topics)

  • Security terminology and an overview of Nokia IP Security Platforms
  • Architecture and design of IPSO on both disk-based and diskless platforms
  • Platform configuration using Nokia Network Voyager (browser-based management tool)
  • Installation and basic configuration of Check Point VPN-1 NGX firewall application
  • Authentication - local and remote with RADIUS/TACACS, and role configuration
  • Simple diagnostics
  • Configuration: backup and restore
  • System administration
  • DHCP and PPPoE for small scale installations
  • Nokia IP Series monitoring and maintenance
  • System administration
  • Overview of Nokia Technical Support


Persons attending this course should have completed the Check Point Security Administration NGX I course and as have a working knowledge of internetworking concepts and an understanding of TCP/IP, network addressing, and subnet masks. They should also have knowledge of basic router concepts, static routes, and an understanding of the concepts of layering within the 7 layer OSI model. The Check Point Security Administration course is recommended as a companion course to the NSA: Foundation and may be taken before or after the NSA: Foundation.

Additional Learning

The courses below may help you meet the knowledge level required to take this course.

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