About Sophos Course

This 30 Hours instructor-led Sophos training is designed for technical professionals who will demonstrate Sophos Firewall's significant capabilities and core configuration concepts, supporting and troubleshooting Sophos XG Firewall product. Sophos Online training covers the topics from the Sophos XG Firewall Engineer certification and Sophos XG Firewall Technician certification. The learning will be based on hands-on labs, exercises, and multiple use-cases/projects and include job-search assistance and mock Interviews, making you the best fit for Sophos jobs.

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Course Coverage

Course Includes

Live Training

25 Hours of Sessions

Lab Sessions

20 Hours of Labs

Flexible Schedule

Flexible Schedules

FREE Demo on Request

FREE Demo on Request

24/7 Lifetime Support

24/7 Lifetime Support

One-on-One Doubt Clearing Sessions

One-on-One Doubt Clearing

Certification Assistance

Certification Oriented Curriculum

Two Real-time Project Use cases

Real-time Project Use cases

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Sophos Course Content

Sophos course content is designed by industry experts keeping mind about the various Sophos XG Firewall skills required for XG Firewall configuration and Troubling Shooting Job roles. It will equip you with all the essential skills required to clear the Sophos Certification exams.

Module 1: XG Firewall Overview

  • Identify the features of the XG Firewall and how the protection against common
  • Identify the deployment options available for the XG Firewall
  • Identify the add-ons for central management and reporting
  • Register for a Sophos Central evaluation

Module 2: Beginning with XG Firewall

  • Identify the deployment modes of the XG Firewall
  • Configure an XG Firewall using the Initial Setup Wizard
  • Navigate the WebAdmin
  • Manage objects
  • Explain what zones are, and identify the default system zones
  • Configure basic networking
  • Manage device access and certificates
  • Manage device access and certificates
  • Configure static routing
  • Use the Initial Setup Wizard to configure a Sophos XG Firewall
  • Configure a new Sophos XG Firewall by importing a configuration backup
  • Navigate the WebAdmin
  • Configure Zones and Interfaces
  • Create Static Routes
  • Create Definitions
  • Configure DNS Request Routes
  • Import CA Certificates
  • Create a Configuration Backup
  • Restore a configuration backup to an XG Firewall

Module 3: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Network Protection

  • Identify the different types of firewalls and understand the purpose of each
  • Create and manage firewall rules
  • Configure and apply intrusion prevention policies
  • Configure DoS & Spoof Protection
  • Enable Security Heartbeat and apply restrictions in firewall rules
  • Configure Advanced Threat Protection
  • Configure Logging
  • Create Network Firewall Rules
  • Install the SSL CA Certificates
  • Install Sophos Central
  • Publish Servers Using Business Application Rules
  • Configure IPS Policies
  • Enable Advanced Threat Protection
  • Enable DoS (Denial of Service) and Spoof Protection
  • Configure Security Heartbeat

Hands-on Sophos Projects

Our Sophos Training course aims to deliver quality training that covers solid fundamental knowledge on core concepts with a practical approach. Such exposure to the current industry use-cases and scenarios will help learners scale up their skills and perform real-time projects with the best practices.

    Training Options

    Choose your own comfortable learning experience.

    Self-Paced Videos

    25 hrs of E-Learning Videos


    • 25 hours of Sophos Training videos
    • Curated and delivered by industry experts
    • 100% practical-oriented classes
    • Includes resources/materials
    • Latest version curriculum with covered
    • Get lifetime access to the LMS
    • Learn technology at your own pace
    • 24x7 learner assistance
    • Certification guidance provided
    • Post sales support by our community

    Live Online

    25 hrs of Remote Classes in Zoom/Google meet



    Start - End



    Mar 28 - Apr 12

    07:30 PM EST


    Apr 01 - Apr 16

    08:00 PM EST


    Apr 04 - Apr 19

    07:30 PM EST


    Apr 08 - Apr 23

    08:00 PM EST

    • + Includes Self-Paced

    • Live demonstration of the industry-ready skills.
    • Schedule your sessions at your comfortable timings.
    • Virtual instructor-led training (VILT) classes.
    • Real-time projects and certification guidance.

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    For Corporates

    Empower your team with new skills to Enhance their performance and productivity.

    Corporate Training

    • Customized course curriculum as per your team’s specific needs
    • Training delivery through self-Paced videos, live Instructor-led training through online, on-premise at Mindmajix or your office facility
    • Resources such as slides, demos, exercises, and answer keys included
    • Complete guidance on obtaining certification
    • Complete practical demonstration and discussions on industry use cases

    Served 120+ Corporates

    Corporate Clients

    Sophos Certification

    Show the world that you have pursued one of the best in the industry.

    Shall I appear for Sophos certification exam after completion of Sophos course?

    Our Sophos course covers all the topics that are required to clear Sophos certification. Trainer will share Sophos certification guide, Sophos certification sample questions, Sophos certification practice questions.

    Sophos certificate plays the role of an official mark of your professionalism. It helps prove that you have Sophos’ expertise and skills to work in an organization. With this certificate in hand, you can apply to almost every company and organization across the world.

    The cost for Sophos certification is $450.

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    Sophos Online Training Reviews


    The entire training went very well. The Sophos course was interactive and hands-on. I liked the entire process.


    I finished my Sophos certification course from MindMajix. Not just the training part, they also helped me with the Sophos certification exam to clear it. I recommend M



    The Sophos training course was industry-specific and the explanation was pretty good. I would say MindMajix knows how to help students get trained and learn well.

    Job Assistance Program

    Your intent to master next level skills are appreciated

    We take pride in being part of 4 lakh plus career transitions worldwide

    Our recruitment process



    Course Completion

    Get hands-on training from experts.




    Know where you stand in the skill mastery



    Mock Interviews

    Experience real-time interviews with SMEs



    MindMajix Rating

    MM score reflects your overall performance so far.



    Resume Building

    Experts help you in building the best of your portfolio.



    Marketing Profile

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    Sophos Training Objectives

    What are the objectives of this online Sophos Training?

    The objective of this online Sophos training is to help candidates recognize the primary technical capabilities and how protection can be given against threats. Also, the course teaches how to complete common configuration tasks, manage security events, restore the system, view, manage, and interpret logs as well as reports amidst other things.

    In the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls, Gartner has tagged Sophos as a visionary. This cybersecurity software is being used by more than 4,00,000 businesses in more than 150 nations. Accordingly, being a certified Sophos professional, you can earn an average salary of $1,11,129.

    This Sophos certification course is ideal for network administrators, security administrators, IT administrators, network engineers, security engineers, security analysts, system administrators, security consultants, IT managers. Apart from this freshers and aspirants of cybersecurity and network security professionals can take this course too.

    To enroll in this course, candidates should have adequate knowledge of networking. They should be able to understand best practices of security. Also, they should know how to set up a Windows server. Knowledge of configuring and managing network gateway devices, Windows networking and Microsoft Active Directory is required too.

    The skills that you will develop with our Sophos XG Firewall Training course are as follow:  

    • Configure an XG Firewall using the Initial Setup Wizard
    • Create and manage firewall rules
    • Configure an IPsec site-to-site VPN using the wizard
    • Configure NTLM authentication for the web proxy
    • Configure Web Protection Policies
    • Create an Application Filter Policy
    • User Quarantine Management
    • Create a hotspot
    • Customize and run reports
    • Dropped Packet Capture

              And much more!

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    Sophos Training FAQs

    What if I miss the class?

    You can access the recording of the missed class through our LMS. We record each training session and upload it after the session to our LMS which can be accessible to the students.

    Yes, we got custom training programs to complete the course as you need.

    You need good internet connectivity with a mobile/tab/laptop/system installed with Zoom/Meet.

    You can access the recorded videos through our LMS after every session.

    Yes, you get two kinds of discounts. They are group discounts and referral discounts.

    • A group discount is offered when you join as a group of three or more.
    • When you are referred by someone already enrolled for training, you receive a referral discount.


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