Education & Training Programs

Welcome to A10 Networks Training Program. We believe that education is essential for maximizing the benefits of our products. Our training program is designed to enable users by increasing their productivity, creating a happier and more engaged community.

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Courses

We provide a combination of instructor-led lectures and hands on activities. Each student receives an independent training lab environment. These courses are focused on configuration and management of key features of our products. After each course, there is a content specific accreditation exam.

SysAdmin 4.1 Course

Deploy ACOS devices in data center environments in preparation for additional application-oriented implementation. Provides the necessary foundation for teams continuing onto ACOS application courses.

 

For: Network Operators and System Administrators

ADC 4.1 Course

Implement common Application Delivery Control scenarios for ACOS deployments in data center environments.

 

For: Application Engineers, Development Operations,
and Architects

CGN 4.1 Course

Implement IPv6 migration and Carrier Grade NAT scenarios for ACOS deployments in service provider and data center environments.

 

For: Network Operations, Development Operations, Application Engineers, Network Security, and Architects

TPS 3.2 with aGalaxy 3.2 Course

Implement a effective threat protection system for ACOS deployments in data center environment.

 

For: Network Operations, Development Operations.

Network Security, and Architects

SSLi 4.1 Course

Implement an effective system to inspect SSL traffic.

 

For: Network Operations, Development Operations.

Network Security, and Architects

Schedule

A10 Networks delivers instructor led training classes globally.

For Japan schedule please click here

 

Asia, Australia, and Pacific

Course

Location

Length

Start Date

End Date

Start Time

End Time

Time Zone

Contact

SysAdmin 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

20-May

23-May

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

28-May

31-May

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

SSLI 4.1

Online Instructor-led

2

3-Jun

4-Jun

17:00

21:00

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 4.1

Class full

Online Instructor-led

4

8-Jul

11-Jul

07:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Class full

ADC 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

15-Jul

18-Jul

07:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

CGN 4.1

Class full

Online Instructor-led

4

22-Jul

25-Jul

07:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Class full

Asia, Australia, and Pacific

Course

Location

Length

Start Date

End Date

Start Time

End Time

Time Zone

Contact

SysAdmin 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

19-Aug

22-Aug

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

26-Aug

29-Aug

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

CGN 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

9-Sep

12-Sep

17:00

21:00

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 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

7-Oct

10-Oct

07:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

14-Oct

17-Oct

07:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

SSLI 4.1

Online Instructor-led

2

21-Oct

22-Oct

07:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

TPS 3.2

Online Instructor-led

4

28-Oct

31-Oct

07:00

11:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

Asia, Australia, and Pacific

Course

Location

Length

Start Date

End Date

Start Time

End Time

Time Zone

Contact

SysAdmin 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

4-Nov

7-Nov

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

ADC 4.1

Online Instructor-led

4

18-Nov

21-Nov

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

SSLI 4.1

Online Instructor-led

2

25-Nov

26-Nov

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

TPS 3.2

Online Instructor-led

4

2-Dec

5-Dec

17:00

21:00

Los Angeles, USA

Email

Credits & Pricing

  • Valid for 6 months from invoice date.
  • For exam only, use TR-EXAM SKU (US $200 worldwide).
  • Training Credit listed price per region (in USD unless specified otherwise):

Region

N America

Europe & Africa

Middle East

Latin America

China

Asia Pacific

Japan

Training Credit Price

100 USD

100 USD

100 USD

100 USD

100 USD

100 USD

8500 JPY

Open Enrollment Sessions

  • Same quantity of training credits for online and live class at A10 Networks headquarters.
  • Visit the Schedule tab to see upcoming open enrollment classes per region.

Course

Training Credits (per person)

SysAdmin

20 training credits

ADC

20 training credits

TPS

15 training credits

CGN

20 training credits

SSLi

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

80 credits

150 credits

210 credits

260 credits

300 credits

A10 Headquarters

80 credits

150 credits

210 credits

260 credits

300 credits

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

Accreditation Program

The Accreditation program was released in parallel with A10 Networks revamped technical training courses (October 2015).

Each core technical course courses has a supporting Accreditation exam.
Users that pass the Accreditation exam achieve A10 Networks Accredited Specialist status*:

 

  • SysAdmin Accredited Specialist for ACOS 4.1
  • ADC Accredited Specialist for ACOS 4.1
  • TPS Accredited Specialist for ACOS 3.2
  • CGN Accredited Specialist for ACOS 4.1
  • SSLi Accredited Specialist for ACOS 4.1

*Accredited Specialist recognition focuses on providing users knowledge and skills required in everyday configuration and operation of A10 Networks devices. Accredited Specialist recognition does not focus on skills associated with Professional Services activities, such as initial integration into existing networking environment or conversion and adaptation of other vendors’ configuration files.

 

Features of the Accreditation Exams:

 

  • Accreditation exams are web-based and can be taken from any computer with internet access
  • Users get 2 attempts per exam to pass. Passing score is 70% or higher.
  • Users that pass the Accreditation exam achieve the A10 Networks Accredited Specialist status which is valid for 3 years from completion date.
  • Users that pass the Accreditation exam can download an automatically generated personalized certificate.

 

To Attempt the Accreditation Exams:

 

  • Candidates that purchase the technical training course will get 2 complimentary attempts upon completion of the course.
  • Candidates can purchase exam attempts independent of the training courses for $200 USD for 2 attempts per person per exam.

Policies

Updated: 1/21/2016

 

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

 

Scheduling and Registering
Scheduling and registration can only be confirmed after receipt of Purchase Order or prepayment.

 

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

Student Cancelling and Rescheduling Instructor-led Training (ILT) and Virtual Instructor-led Training (VILT) Enrollment
A10 Networks must receive cancellation or rescheduling requests for an ILT or VILT class at least seven days before the class start date. Training credits (and the associated funds) are forfeited for classes cancelled without the required prior notification.

 

Corporate Cancelling and Rescheduling Private Onsite Courses
A10 Networks must receive cancellation or rescheduling requests for private onsite courses at least 14 days before the class start date. Training credits (and the associated funds) are forfeited for onsite classes cancelled without the required prior notification.

 

A10 Networks Cancelling and Rescheduling 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 when a course is cancelled or rescheduled and consult with students to arrange a mutually beneficial replacement.

 

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

 

Customized Private Class
A10 Networks offers customized courses to present material not available in standard courses or to satisfy a client requirement for non-standard content or logistics (location outside of North America). Customized training is available only through a private engagement as defined by a statement of work between A10 Networks and the contracting organization.

 

Accreditation Exam Attempt Expiration
Students are allotted three months to pass Accreditation Exams. Unused examination attempts expire three months after the Accreditation Exam registration date.

 

Active LMS user account policy
Students that register for A10 Networks training are assigned a user account that accesses the A10 Networks Learning Management System (LMS). Each account remains active for three months after the course completion date. Deactivating an account only prevents the user from accessing the LMS; user data persists after an account is deactivated.

 

A user account is re-activated when the student registers for additional A10 Networks training. A student can also reactivate an LMS user account by contacting training@a10networks.com.

 

Training Lab Usage Policy
Each student is assigned a training pod for performing the course session lab exercises. Pods are available each day of the session, from 30 minutes before the scheduled start time until one hour after class ends.

 

For questions and to register for a course​