Check Point Certification Testing

Check Point Certifications mean expertise with the technology that secures the internet for all Fortune and Global 100 companies. The benefits of becoming Check Point certified include the skills to support Check Point products, expert access to our SecureKnowledge database and advanced product documentation. See more (Opens in new window) »

Getting Started

A Check Point User Center or PartnerMAP account profile is required to receive benefits for Check Point certifications. If you do not have a Check Point User Center account please create an account here (Opens in new window). If you are not sure about your account status, please contact Account Services (Opens in new window) for verification.

For results to post to your User Center account, your Pearson VUE account MUST use the same email address as your User Center account.

For Cybersecurity Awareness Month we are running these promotions:

October 1 - 7

  • Pass any exam during the week, and we will add three months to your certification!

October 8 – 14

  • Take 30% discount on all Specialist exams using the promo code: Strong Passwords

October 15 – 21

  • Get a 30% discount on all CCSA and CCSE exams and one free retake using the promo code: 2FAuthentication
    First Attempt on Oct 15-21, the second attempt to be taken by 31 Dec 2023.

October 22 - 31

  • 25% discount on all exams using the promo code: Report Phishing

All promotions will only be valid on the dates shown above.

Check out our Online Proctored exams!

In this time of Covid-19, don’t let Social Distancing keep you from getting Check Point Certified. All of our Proctored exams are available via Pearson VUE OnVUE online proctoring, which allows you to take an exam from almost any location and at any time. Exams are delivered by a live proctor to your webcam enabled workstation.

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Check Point Certification News

New Exam Announcements!

We are happy to announce the release of the CCSA and CCSE exams for R81.20!

  • 156-215.81.20 - Check Point Certified Security Administrator – R81.20 (CCSA)
  • 156-315.81.20 - Check Point Certified Security Expert – R81.20 (CCSE)

In honor of this milestone, we are pleased to offer ALL of our proctored exams for a 25% discount with the promo code: Mind2023

This promotion is valid until September 30, 2023.

For answers to questions regarding Certification paths, please refer to our FAQ.

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New Course Promotion!

To celebrate the launch of Advanced Infrastructure Hacking & Advanced Web Hacking we are happy to announce the following promotions:

Exams for Advanced Infrastructure Hacking and Advanced Web Hacking will be 50% off with discount code: NSS50.

  • 156-408: Check Point Certified Pen Testing Expert — Advanced Web Hacking (CCPE-AW)
  • 156-409: Check Point Certified Pen Testing Expert — Advanced Infrastructure Hacking (CCPE-AI)

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Check Point’s Practice Exams

Check Point offers practice exams for the CCSA and CCSE certification exams. Each practice exam is a subset of questions from the actual exam. Each question is accompanied by the correct answer. These 40-question exams are $50 USD.

  • 156-605: Check Point Certified Security Administrator R81 - Practice
  • 156-606: Check Point Certified Security Expert R81 - Practice

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Who Owns Your Certification

Regardless of who pays for the exam, you, the exam candidate owns the results. Your exam history is linked to your Certified Professional ID number granted the first time you create a Pearson VUE account. You should never create another one. If you change employers, you need only contact the Check Point Account Services Team and they will assist you in moving your records to a new account. You may contact Account Services by phone (+1 972-444-6600, option 5) or by chat/web ticket (Opens in new window).

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Training & Exams

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Last updated 2023-10-01