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Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity Academy

Secondary and post-secondary schools can become an academy school member to receive the following benefits and ensure every student is cyber educated by training your high school or college instructors to teach Palo Alto Networks curriculum:
  • Receive operational support, troubleshooting, and curriculum integration from BSC faculty.
  • Access to Netlab and online equipment for your teachers/instructors and students.
  • Opportunity to participate in a semiannual support evaluation and collaboration meetings.
  • Receive Palo Alto Networks Regional Academy newsletters and updates.
  • Teachers can earn graduate credit.

To find out more about becoming an academy school member call us at at 701-224-5600 or email

Palo Alto Networks Certified Cybersecurity Entry-Level Technician (PCCET)

The PCCET certification is a knowledge-based certification that validates candidates’ understanding of fundamental cybersecurity, network security, cloud security, and SOC security. The certification is designed for students, technical professionals, as well as any non-technical individuals interested in validating comprehensive knowledge on current cybersecurity tenets.
This certification has no prerequisites. Recommended training includes:
  • Cybersecurity Foundation
  • Network Security Fundamentals
  • Cloud Security Fundamentals
  • Security Operations Fundamentals

Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA)

The PCNSA certification validates the knowledge and skills required for network security administrators responsible for deploying and operating Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs). PCNSA certified individuals have demonstrated knowledge of the Palo Alto Networks NGFW feature set and in the Palo Alto Networks product portfolio core components.
This certification has no prerequisites. Recommended training includes:
  • Cybersecurity Infrastructure Configuration
  • Cybersecurity Prevention and Countermeasures

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Class 1: Cybersecurity Foundation (For Educators) »

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Class 2: Network Security Fundamentals (For Educators) »

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