Sophos Certified Engineer - Sophos Central
This course is designed for technical professionals who will be demonstrating Sophos Central and provides an overview of the product, including an introduction to the major capabilities and core configuration concepts.
The course is available either online via the Partner Portal, or as an instructor-led classroom course. Please contact your CAM or CAE to find out more about the availability of classroom courses in your region.
It consists of presentations, simulations 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 (16 hours) to complete, of which roughly half the time will be spent on the practical exercises.
On completion of this course, trainees will be able to:
- Describe the main features of Sophos Central and their benefits
- Demonstrate the use of the most commonly used features
- Deploy and manage Sophos Central in a simple environment
- Performa basic troubleshooting
Prior to taking this course you should:
- Have completed and passed the Fundamentals Certified Engineer course
We also recommend that you have the following knowledge and experience:
- Be able to setup a Windows server, with Windows workstations
- Have knowledge of general Windows networking
- Have familiarity with using Android or iOS mobile devices
If you are uncertain whether you meet the necessary prerequisites to take this course, please email us at globaltraining@ and we will be happy to help. sophos.com
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 is limited to 4 attempts. Trainees should note that to become a Sophos Certified Engineer, they must complete and pass two product courses.
Each student will be provided with a pre-configured environment that contains a Windows Server, acting as a Domain Controller, and two Windows Clients.
If you require any further information on this course, pleas contact us at globaltraining@. sophos.com
Find here the agenda and current training specification as PDF-file.