• |

Training and Certification

Skills development and training is a life-long process. A10 recognizes the value of the expertise our customers have developed over time deploying and managing A10’s secure application services.

Build Your Expertise. Advance Your Career.

Our training and certification program helps IT and security professionals develop the skills and expertise to advance their careers and demonstrate their proficiency in building and managing A10’s secure application services infrastructure.

Courses

System Administration 4

The System Administration course is the recommended pre-requisite for all courses. Focusing on the control plane, it provides the necessary foundation for teams continuing onto ACOS application courses.

Application Delivery Control 4

This course provides users with the necessary skills to implement common Application Delivery Control scenarios for A10 ACOS deployments in data center environments.

Carrier Grade NAT 4

This course provides users with the necessary skills to implement IPv6 migration and Carrier Grade NAT scenarios for A10 ACOS deployments in service provider and data center environments.

Threat Protection System 3

This course provides users with the necessary skills to implement an effective threat protection system against DDoS attacks in an A10 ACOS data center environment.

SSL Inspection 4

This course provides users with the necessary skills to implement a system for inspection of SSL traffic.

Schedule

A10 Networks delivers instructor led training classes globally.

For Japan schedule please click here

2020

Americas, Europe, Africa, and Middle East

Course

Location

Length

Start Date

End Date

Start Time

End Time

Time Zone

Contact

SysAdmin 4

Online Instructor-led

4

4-May

7-May

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4

Online Instructor-led

4

11-May

14-May

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

CGN 4

Online Instructor-led

4

18-May

21-May

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

SSLi 4

Online Instructor-led

1

26-May

26-May

7:00

13:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

TPS 3

Online Instructor-led

3

27-May

29-May

7:00

12:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

Americas, Europe, Africa, and Middle East

Course

Location

Length

Start Date

End Date

Start Time

End Time

Time Zone

Contact

SysAdmin 4

Online Instructor-led

4

6-Jul

9-Jul

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4

Online Instructor-led

4

13-Jul

16-Jul

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

CGN 4

Online Instructor-led

4

20-Jul

23-Jul

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

SSLi 4

Online Instructor-led

1

27-Jul

27-Jul

7:00

13:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

TPS 3

Online Instructor-led

3

29-Jul

31-Jul

7:00

12:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

Americas, Europe, Africa, and Middle East

Course

Location

Length

Start Date

End Date

Start Time

End Time

Time Zone

Contact

SysAdmin 4

Online Instructor-led

4

31-Aug

3-Sep

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4

Online Instructor-led

4

8-Sep

11-Sep

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

CGN 4

Online Instructor-led

4

14-Sep

17-Sep

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

SSLi 4

Online Instructor-led

1

22-Sep

22-Sep

7:00

13:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

TPS 3

Online Instructor-led

3

28-Sep

30-Sep

7:00

12:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

Americas, Europe, Africa, and Middle East

Course

Location

Length

Start Date

End Date

Start Time

End Time

Time Zone

Contact

SysAdmin 4

Online Instructor-led

4

30-Nov

3-Dec

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4

Online Instructor-led

4

7-Dec

10-Dec

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

CGN 4

Online Instructor-led

4

14-Dec

17-Dec

7:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

SSLi 4

Online Instructor-led

1

14-Dec

14-Dec

7:00

13:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

TPS 3

Online Instructor-led

3

16-Dec

18-dec

7:00

12:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

Credits & Pricing

Valid for six months from invoice date.

 

Please contact your A10 sales representative for Training Credit pricing in your region.

Open Enrollment Sessions

Visit the Schedule tab to see upcoming open enrollment classes per region.

Course

Training Credits (per person)

System Administration 4

20 training credits

Application Delivery Control 4

20 training credits

Threat Protection System 3

15 training credits

Carrier Grade NAT 4

20 training credits

SSL Inspection 4

10 training credits

Private Sessions

  • Number of credits vary depending on duration, delivery method, travel, and if additional content development is needed. Contact training@a10networks.com to accurately scope price & agenda.
  • Private classes can support up to 15 students.
  • All pricing is in training credits.
Location 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day

Customer Site

200 credits 250 credits 300 credits 350 credits 400 credits

Online Instructor-led

100 credits 150 credits 210 credits 260 credits 300 credits

For questions, pricing, and registration, email training@a10networks.com

Certification Program

The A10 Networks Certified Professional Program allows you to build your skills and advance your career. The program gives you the ability to demonstrate your expertise in A10 Networks’ secure application services.

 

Were you previously accredited by A10 Networks? Please view our FAQ to better understand how these changes affect you, and what you need to know.

Each core technical area has a supporting certification exam. Users that pass the certification exam achieve A10 Networks Certified Professional status*:

  • A10 Certified Professional System Administration 4
  • A10 Certified Professional Application Delivery
  • A10 Certified Professional DDoS Protection
  • A10 Certified Professional CGNAT & IPv6 Migration
  • A10 Certified Professional Secure Web Access

Become an A10 Certified Architect:

This new certification level allows candidates who have received certification on five exams to apply for the A10 Certified Architect designation. Four out of the five exams must be for the same ACOS version. The candidate will receive a new certificate and an A10 Certified Architect (ACA) badge. To learn more about this certification please contact training@a10networks.com.

*Certified Professional designation provides users with the knowledge and skills required in everyday configuration and operation of A10 Networks’ secure application services. The Certified Professional designation does not focus on skills associated with Professional Services activities, such as initial integration into an existing networking environment or conversion and adaptation of other vendors’ configuration files.

Features of the Certification Exams:

  • Certification exams are delivered through Kryterion Global Testing Solutions and are available at testing centers worldwide, or proctored over a web-based testing app.
  • Users get one attempt per exam to pass. Passing score is 70% or higher.
  • Users that pass the exam achieve the A10 Networks Certified Professional designation, which is valid for three years from completion date.
  • Users that pass the certification exam will receive an automatically generated personalized certificate.

To Access a Certification Exam:

  • Candidates that attend a technical training course will then receive instructions to purchase an exam from Kryterion upon completion of the course.
  • Candidates can purchase an exam independent of the training courses directly from Kryterion.

Policies

Updated: April 15, 2020

For questions about the policies, please email training@a10networks.com

Scheduling and Registering for a Class
Scheduling and registering can only be confirmed after receipt of an A10 Sales Order (SO) or prepayment.

Training Credit Expiration
Training credits and individual training SKUs automatically expire if not used within six months of the SO or payment date. All previously paid funds associated with expired training credits will be forfeited.

Student Cancelation and Reschedule Requests
A10 Networks must receive cancelation or rescheduling requests at least seven days before the class start date. Training credits (and the associated funds) will be forfeited for classes canceled without prior notification.

Company Cancelation and Reschedule Requests of Private Onsite Courses
A10 Networks must receive cancelation or rescheduling requests for private onsite courses at least 14 days before the class start date. Training credits (and the associated funds) will be forfeited for onsite classes canceled without prior notification.

A10 Networks Cancelation and Rescheduling of Courses
A10 Networks is occasionally required to cancel or reschedule a course. A10 Networks will notify all affected parties at least seven calendar days before the scheduled start date.

Training Materials Copyright
Student training materials are copyrighted as A10 Networks property and may not be duplicated or distributed. A10 Networks does not permit audio or video recording of course delivery.

For questions and to register for a course​