CSEA training course

With this certified training course, you’ll learn in detail how to implement comprehensive protection for your workstations and networks.

During the Certified Stormshield Endpoint Administrator (CSEA) training course, you’ll be immersed in the key principles of how to install, maintain and configure Stormshield Endpoint Security features. Once you’ve completed this training, you’ll be able to effectively protect and control all of your company’s applications, devices and network connections. This skillset is enhanced by our Stormshield certification.

At the heart of CSEA training

If you are...

A systems and security administrator, project manager, or IT and support technician: this course is for you!

Face-to-face or distance CSEA training?

The training is delivered either face to face (face-to-face teaching in the classroom) or as distance learning (trainer virtually present via a video system). The labs are delivered via the Airbus CyberSecurity CyberRange platform). It alternates theoretical courses and practical work.

You’ll receive course support consisting of a theoretical component, practical work (Labs) and marking. To help you put the course theory into practice, you’ll have a full technical environment at your disposal.

And you’ll be able to keep your expertise current for three years by downloading updates to the course material in PDF format on our Institute platform.

What our CSEA training will enable you to do

  • Install and administer the SES (Stormshield Endpoint Security Evolution) solution.
  • Deploy SES Evolution agents for a pool of stations and servers to be protected.
  • Set up a policy to protect the system.
  • Set up a device and network control policy.
  • Set up a conditional configuration policy.

What does this CSEA training cost, and how do I register?

The public price is € 1,750 ex. VAT for 14 hours or 2 days of training in the classroom and two online certification sessions.

You can register via the training calendar.

Practical information about the CSEA training course

The CSEA training lasts 14 hours.

Stormshield offers face-to-face inter-company training sessions at its Paris and Lyon premises, or via distance learning.

Our trainers also conduct intra-company training (on-site or distance learning) for groups of 5 or more people.

There is a maximum of 8 trainees per session.

You must…

  • Be familiar with systems and security on Microsoft Windows clients.
  • Have knowledge about Microsoft Active Directory.

The trainee must be equipped with a laptop having the following characteristics:

  • 6 GB of RAM and at least an i3 processor
  • Up-to-date Chrome or Firefox browser with Javascript installed; only these browsers are supported

The material requirements depend on the format of the session.

Additional requirements for classroom-based courses: the computer must be equipped with an RJ45 port so that it can connect to the training network; there is no Wi-Fi access to the training network.

Additional requirements for online courses: trainees must hold permissions to install plugins in their browsers to support video calls and have an Internet access of at least 2 Mbps. A second monitor of at least 22 inches is recommended.

CSEA: certification at your fingertips

Provided you pass the final exam at the end of the course, obviously! You sit the exam online (1 hr 30 mins, 50 questions). The passmark is 70%.

The exam is automatically available on the day following the end of training, for a period of three weeks, at the Institute’s website.

In the event of failure, or inability to take the exam within this time slot, a second and final exam opportunity automatically opens immediately afterwards for a duration of one additional week.

Detailed CSEA training program

  • Individual introduction of trainees
  • Introduction to Stormshield and Stormshield products
  • Stormshield Endpoint Security infrastructure
  • Installing and configuring the SES server
  • Getting started with the administration console
  • Managing and installing SES agents
  • Configuring the security policy
  • Analyzing a cyberattack
  • Presentation and practical application of device control
  • Presentation and practical application of host network control
  • Creating configuration policies that adapt to the environment (conditional configurations)
  • Updating, maintaining and debugging the SES agent

Re-certification kits

In common with all good software, you’ll need to update your endpoint security expertise before the third anniversary of your certification. You can do this using our online re-certification kits, which allow you to renew your certification for an additional three years.


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Facilities for trainees with disabilities

Our course facilities are equipped to accommodate and cater to individuals with disabilities. However a prior assessment of the nature of the disability is necessary. To ensure that we anticipate trainees’ needs and make the necessary arrangements, we ask that they inform our training department of their requirements as soon as they get in touch.