Please note that all courses are currently in a VIRTUAL FORMAT due to the regulations surrounding Covid-19.

  • NSE Certification Exams Available Using Pearson VUE Online Proctoring
  • You can now take your Fortinet NSE certification exam remotely through OnVUE online proctoring, a Pearson VUE service. A live proctor will monitor you through your workstation’s webcam to provide a secure exam experience.

The Fortinet Network Security Expert (NSE) program is a framework that guides you through 8 levels of training and assessment from entry to expert in the discipline of network security. The program includes a wide range of self-paced and instructor led courses, as well as practical, experiential exercises that demonstrate mastery of complex network security concepts. The NSE Program is a key part of the FortiPartner Program, allowing you not only to validate your network security skills and experience, but also to leverage Fortinet’s full range of network security products. NSE is key to helping you accelerate sales and offer new services.

  • Some parts of the NSE path are sequential, and pre-requisites must be met in order to enroll in a course
  • View the NSE training curriculum HERE for more information
  • View the Engage requirements and benefits HERE for more information


NSE 4 NSE 5 (1) NSE 5 (2) NSE 7
5 Days – Virtual 3 Days Virtual 4 Days Virtual 3 Days Virtual
FortiGate Security (3 days) &
FortiGate Infrastructure (2 days)
FortiAnalyzer ( 1 day) &
FortiManager (2 days)
FortiSIEM Basic (3 days) &
FortiClient EMS (1 day)
Enterprise Firewall Training ( 3 days)

Pricing includes: Virtual Training Labs, Manuals, Exam Voucher, International Trainer Facilitation

Individual Exam Voucher Pricing

NSE4 $400[Combined pricing for FortiGate Security & Fortigate Infrastructure]
NSE5 $200 [Per individual Voucher for FortiManager / FortiAnalyzer/ FortiSiem/ FortiEMS]
NSE6 $150[Per individual Voucher for FortiADC / FortiAuthenticator / FortiDDoS / FortiMail / FortiNAC / FortiVoice / FortiWeb / FortiWiFi / FortiWLC
NSE7 $400[Per individual Voucher for Advance Threat Protection / Public Cloud Security / Enterprise Firewall / Private Cloud Security / Secure Access]
NSE8 $1600[Per individual Voucher for Written Exam / Practical Exam]

*All exams can now be written ONLINE

NSE Path