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PCNSA: Palo Alto Certified Network Security Administrator

  • 235 Questions

    Practice Questions

  • 16 Chapters

    Study Guide

  • 14 Labs


$49.99 $29.99

Course Overview

The Palo Alto Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA) certification course helps professionals get expertise in designing, deploying, managing, and troubleshooting Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs).

This PCNSA course also demonstrates the knowledge necessary to effectively secure networks using Palo Alto Networks‘ cutting-edge security solutions.

The exam also validates a candidate’s ability to accomplish the following tasks:

  • Explore web interface and command line
  • Learn about key technologies to unlock your full potential and optimize your network capabilities
  • Identify best practices and important considerations when configuring a security policy
  • Identify and implement proper NAT policies
  • Optimize Security policies using appropriate tools
  • Compare and contrast different types of Security profiles
  • Enable DNS Security to control traffic based on domains
  • Create and deploy URL-filtering-based controls
  • Differentiate between group mapping and IP-to-user mapping within policies and logs
  • Configure the GlobalProtect VPN for remote workers as well as site-to-site VPN


The course is ideal for candidates who would like to build a career in Cybersecurity and pass the Palo Alto Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA) exam in the first attempt.

Topics Covered

  • Device Management and Services

  • Managing Objects

  • Policy Evaluation and Management

  • Security Traffic

What is Included?

Study Guides

IPSpecialist Study Guides are the ideal guides to developing the hands-on skills necessary to pass the exam. Our workbooks cover the official exam blueprint and explain the technology with real-life case study-based labs. The content covered in each workbook consists of individually focused technology topics presented in an easy-to-follow, goal-oriented, step-by-step approach. Every scenario features detailed breakdowns and thorough verifications to help you completely understand the task and associated technology.

We extensively used mind maps in our workbooks to visually explain the technology. Our workbooks have become a widely used tool to learn and remember information effectively.

Exam Cram Notes

Our Exam Cram Notes are a concise bundling of condensed notes of the complete exam blueprint. It is an ideal and handy document to help you remember the most important technology concepts related to the certification exam.

Practice Questions

IPSpecialist’s Practice Questions are dedicatedly designed from a certification exam perspective. The collection of these questions from our Study Guides is prepared keeping the exam blueprint in mind, covering not only important but necessary topics. It is an ideal document to practice and revise your certification.

Hands on Labs

IPSpecialist Hands-on Labs are the fastest and easiest way to learn the real-world use cases. These labs are carefully designed to prepare you for the certification exams and your next job role. Whether you are starting to learn a technology and solving a real-world scenario, our labs will help you learn the core concepts in no time.

Key Features of Course

The content of this program is tightly aligned to the Palo Alto Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA) exam objective domains.

The course includes:

  • Study Guide
  • Practice Questions
  • Exam Cram Notes
  • Mind-maps
  • Hand-on practice labs
  • Real-world examples
  • Auto-updates to the course content
  • Exam tips

Course Content

Exam Information

PCNSA: Palo Alto Certified Network Security Administrator

  • Prior Certification

    Not Required

  • Exam Fee

    $140 USD

  • No. of Questions

    40-60 Questions

  • Exam Validity

    2 Years

  • Exam Duration

    80 Minutes

  • Passing Marks


  • Recommended Experience

    Palo Alto Networks suggests having a solid understanding of networking principles and cybersecurity practices, along with significant hands-on experience in deploying Palo Alto firewalls, before attempting this certification exam.

  • Exam Format

    Multiple Choice, Yes/No, Drag & Drop, Case Studies, and Multiple Response

This course includes

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Is there any prerequisite for attending this course?

No, there are no pre-requisites for this course

How does IPS validate its certification guarantee?

We are confident in the quality of our content, and when combined with your dedicated efforts, it is bound to yield positive results. Nevertheless, if you do not succeed in completing the certification even after your second attempt, please reach out to us with all the necessary supporting documents. We will promptly refund your course payment.

What is IPS refund policy ?

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Do you update the question bank with the latest information?

Certainly, our dedicated expert content team regularly updates our question bank with the most current information to ensure you have access to the latest content.

Do you provide a course completion certificate?

Yes, we certainly do.

How long will I have access to the course after purchase?

After purchasing an individual course, you will have lifetime access to the course content. For subscription customers, the access duration depends on their specific package.

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