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Instructor-Led / Virtual Instructor-Led / Onsite Training Courses

Proofpoint Technical Training offers:

  • WBT = Web Based Training – self paced online training. Free for all customers, partners, or employees. PAA - Email and Information Protection courses are 90 minutes each. (3 hours for the suite) For a current list of web-based training courses, visit: www.proofpoint.com/us/support/technical-training/web-based-courses
  • ILT = Instructor Led Training – live training delivered at a Proofpoint location (Sunnyvale/Belfast). Normally delivered in 8-hour day increments.
  • VILT= Virtual Instructor Led Training – live training delivered virtually. Normally delivered as 5-hours a day for 3 consecutive days.
  • OS = Onsite at a customer facility –  live training delivered at the customer’s location. Normally delivered in 8-hour day increments.
  • Proofpoint Certified Administrator (PCA) Course
  • Proofpoint Certified Professional (PCP) Course

Proofpoint Certified Administrator (PCA):

Proofpoint instructor-led/classroom–based training courses are targeted at messaging and or security administrators of the Proofpoint products. The PCA instructor-led courses are 2 days (16 hours) long if delivered in a Proofpoint classroom or at a customer onsite facility. These can also be offered virtually via Zoom as three sessions of 5 hours each day. After completion of these courses, students have the option to take the online certification exam available through Proofpoint University and a grade of 75% or above is considered a successful pass. All Proofpoint instructor-led training class enrollment can only be confirmed with a valid purchase order (PO). Please contact your Proofpoint Sales Account Manager for pricing information. Contact Proofpoint Technical Training at training@proofpoint.com for details on training course enrollments.

 

PCA—Email Protection

This training is designed for those administrators who will only be managing Email Protection and Targeted Attack Protection (TAP). The course describes how email works, how to Identify the Proofpoint Protection Server (PPS) architectural features, choose the best deployment options for your company’s needs, describe how rules and policies work to protect your company and use the Management UI to perform various administrative tasks.

Format: Offered as VILT, ILT, or OS.
Duration: VILT- Three x 5-hour sessions | ILT- 2 days. (available as a three day combine course with PCA Information Protection)
Prerequisite: Successful completion of Proofpoint Accredited Administrator (PAA)—Email Protection WBT

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PCA—Information Protection

This training is designed for those administrators who will be managing outbound Information Protection. The course describes how email works, how to Identify the Proofpoint Protection Server (PPS) architectural features, choose the best deployment options for your company’s needs, describe how rules and policies work to protect your company and use the Management UI to perform various administrative tasks.

Format: Offered as VILT, ILT, or OS.
Duration: VILT-Three x 5-hour sessions. | ILT- 2 days. (available as a three day combine course with PCA Email Protection)
Prerequisite: Successful completion of Proofpoint Accredited Administrator (PAA)—Information Protection WBT

Click here for the Course Data Sheet.

Proofpoint Certified Professional (PCP):

Proofpoint instructor-led/classroom–based training courses are targeted at messaging and or security administrators of the Proofpoint products. The PCP instructor-led courses are 2.5 days (20 hours) long if delivered in a Proofpoint classroom or at a customer onsite facility. After completion of these courses, students have the option to take the online certification exam available through Proofpoint University and a grade of 75% or above is considered a successful pass. All Proofpoint instructor-led training class enrollment can only be confirmed with a valid purchase order (PO). Please contact your Proofpoint Sales Account Manager for pricing information. Contact Proofpoint Technical Training at training@proofpoint.com for details on training course enrollments. For a current list of instructor-led training courses, visit https://www.proofpoint.com/us/support/technical-training/instructor-led-courses

 

PCP—Email Protection

This course teaches you advanced settings, recommended configuration, and troubleshooting for PPS solutions. You’ll get in-depth knowledge of mail processing, PPS logs, TLS, firewall rules and troubleshooting, envelope splitting, and email authentication. This course is presented using an on-premises environment.

Format: Offered as ILT, or OS.
Duration:  ILT- 2.5 days.
Prerequisite: Proofpoint Certified
    - Administrator (PCA) Email Protection certification or a minimum of 5 years of experience administering PPS
    - Experience using basic Unix at the command line and a Telnet client for SSH

Click here for the Course Data Sheet.