Palo Alto Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA)

The Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA) is a certification offered by Palo Alto Networks. This course is designed for individuals who want to demonstrate their knowledge and skills in implementing, managing, and troubleshooting Palo Alto Networks' Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs).

Course Outline

  •   Palo Alto Next Gen Firewalls Overview
  •   Security Policies
  •   Network Configuration
  •   User Identification (User-ID)
  •   Content Identification (Content-ID)
  •   Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
  •   High Availability (HA)
  •   Monitoring and Reporting
  •   Troubleshooting


As such, there are no formal pre-requisites to pursue this course. However, the candidate needs to have a basic understanding of networking and security concepts. While prior experience with firewalls is beneficial but not mandatory.

Certification Exam

IP Expert helps you prepare for the Palo Alto certification exams. Once you have completed your course training and are ready for the exam, you can register for the PCNSA certification exam through the Pearson VUE website, which is Palo Alto Networks' exam delivery partner.

The PCNSE certification exam is of 80 minutes and has 75 questions. The exam costs you USD 175. The Palo Alto certification exams are currently computer-based assessments of knowledge and skills. There is multiple choice, matching and ordering questions.

Our team will also help you to book your exam online and we make sure you pass the exam on your first attempt only. After you pass the exam. You can link your global certificate to all your social media profiles, especially LinkedIn to tell the world what you have achieved.

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What Will You Learn ?

The PCNSA course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively configure, manage, and troubleshoot Palo Alto Networks' Next-Generation Firewalls. Here's an overview of what you can expect to learn in this Palo Alto firewall course

  •   Gain a deep understanding of Palo Alto Next generation firewalls.
  •   Learn how to create and manage security policies to control traffic and enforce security rules.
  •   Know how to identify the Palo Alto Networks products work together to detect and prevent threats
  •   Learn how to configure and manage Virtual Private Networks (VPN) using Palo Alto firewalls.
  •   Discover how to set up and use high availability features, including active/active and active/passive configurations.
  •   Learn how to troubleshoot and monitor Palo Alto Networks environment.

How you'll benefit?

  •   The Palo Alto certifications give a competitive advantage to individual professionals in the IT industry increasing their credibility as security pros. Once you are PCNSE certified, you are a valuable asset for the IT industry who can design, deploy, operate, manage, and troubleshoot Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls.
  •   PCNSA certification is recognized and respected in the network security industry. It can open doors to a wide range of job opportunities, including network security administrator, network engineer, security analyst, and other related positions.
  •   Security professionals with a few years of experience and a PCNSA certification can earn salaries ranging from ₹6 lakh to ₹12 lakh per annum, while those with several years of experience and a strong track record in network security may earn upwards of ₹12 lakh to ₹20 lakh or more annually.
  •   Employers, clients, and colleagues in the cybersecurity and network security industry recognize Palo Alto Networks certifications. This recognition can help you build credibility and trust in your professional network.
  •  PCNSA certification is often a stepping stone to more advanced certifications in the Palo Alto Networks certification program, such as the Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE). These advanced certifications can lead to more senior and higher-paying roles.

100% JOB Guarantee

Everything said, we provide a 100% job guarantee in writing to our students. We work with multinational companies and have an unmatched track record of placing our students in renowned workplaces. Our Human Resource team works day and night to build links with the major IT companies. As of now, IP Expert arranges personalized interviews with companies like HCL, TCS, Accenture, Ericsson, Aricent, Tech Mahindra, Wipro, Infosys, among others. Being one of the best Palo Alto Firewall training institutes in India, we have ensured that our placement team is refined and, on their toes, always.

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Our trainers are industry experts and Palo Alto-certified professionals who have more than 10 years of experience in the Network Security industry.


IP Expert offers flexible batch timings for students and working professionals. We provide full time as well as part time courses on weekdays and weekends. You can also enroll for Palo Alto Firewall online course and learn from home.

Complete lab Solution

We have in-house labs where students can have hands-on practice. The labs are equipped with Palo Alto-firewall devices and available 24*7 along with qualified lab assistants.

Comprehensive Curriculum

We provide professionally designed complete study material including workbooks and videos. The workbook includes 30+ individual labs along with solutions, it helps to ensure that you easily configure each technology.


The Palo Alto training course content is 100% authentic and based on the Palo alto syllabus. We don’t alter the original course content and make sure that our instructors cover each and every topic during the Course training.

100% Job Guarantee

We provide a written guarantee that each and every student of ours will be placed in renowned IT firms. IP Expert ensures scaled-up opportunities for working professionals, as per their salary expectations.

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Course Duration : 24 Hours

IP Expert offers flexible batch timings for students and working professionals.We provide full time as well as part time courses so that students can complete their courses as per their convenience, you can also register for our online trainings.

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