Free Cybersecurity Training, and On-Demand Labs
Advanced training for security professionals.
Technical training for IT professionals.
Awareness training for teleworkers.
The no-cost curriculum includes all courses to support security-driven networking, adaptive cloud security, AI-driven security operations and zero-trust network access. Completion of these courses will help cybersecurity professionals defend their networks against the widest range of ever changing threats.
We've now made it easier for you to purchase on-demand labs by credit card at a nominal fee to support your free self-paced training experience. See below for courses with lab availability. Click here for detailed instructions.
On-demand labs within self-paced courses can also be purchased through one of our Fortinet Resellers or an Authorized Training Center (ATC).
The NSE Certification program will be expanding in October 2023. All current courses, exams, and certifications will remain valid and are transferable to the updated program. For more information, please visit https://www.fortinet.com/nse-training/training-program-update.
|Labs Available to Purchase Through|
|NSE Level||Course Title||Reseller or ATC||Credit Card|
|Secure Wireless LAN||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|Securing Azure with FortiCloud Security||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|Securing AWS with FortiCloud Security||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|FortiSwitch||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|Advanced Threat Protection||✔|
|FortiSOAR Design & Development||✔|
|LAN Edge (formerly Secure Access)||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|Public Cloud Security||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|NSE 8 Immersion||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|FortiGate 7000 Series||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|Private Cloud Security||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|FortiPortal||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
|FortiGuard Labs||Web Application Security||✔|
|Security Operations||Lab only through Instructor-led Training|
For those interested in training options beyond self-paced, Fortinet has a network of Authorized Training Centers (ATCs) and Fortinet Resellers around the world providing Fortinet training in a variety of formats, including live virtual instructor-led.
Fortinet Education Pathways create a career map to help navigate through the Training Institute learning. The pathways help individuals align the training they are taking with NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Work Roles. This helps learners understand how the courses they are taking today can increase experience and seniority for a current role, plan for career advancement, or make the jump into cybersecurity.
Start planning your pathway today:
The Fortinet Security Awareness and Training service helps IT, Security and Compliance leaders build a cyber-aware culture where employees recognize and avoid falling victim to cyberattacks.
The SaaS-based service is and aligned to NIST 800-50 and NIST 800-16 guidelines to provide training that is both engaging and relevant on topics such as information security awareness, data privacy, physical security, password protection and internet security.