Cisco - Implementing and Configuring Cisco Identity Services Engine - SISE
8/23/2021 - 8/27/2021
10/18/2021 - 10/22/2021
11/8/2021 - 11/12/2021


COURSE COST: $3895.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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Implementing and Configuring Cisco Identity Services Engine (SISE) v3.0 is a 5-day Cisco ISE training program that discusses the Cisco Identity Services Engine, an identity and access control policy platform that provides a single policy plane across the entire organization, combining multiple services, including authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA), posture, profiling, device onboarding, and guest management, into a single context-aware identity-based platform. This CCNP course provides students with the knowledge and skills to enforce security posture compliance for wired and wireless endpoints as well as enhance infrastructure security using the Cisco ISE.

When it comes to CCNP security, this is an ideal course for anyone who plans to work with the Cisco Identity Services Engine. Sign up for this Cisco ISE implementation course or one of our other Cisco ISE training courses today, and feel free to read below to learn more about course information.


The primary audience for this course is as follows:

ISE Administrators / Engineers
Wireless Administrators / Engineers
Consulting Systems Engineers
Technical / Wireless / BYOD / Security Solutions Architects
ATP partner systems and field engineers
Systems integrators who install and implement the Cisco Identity Service Engine v2 x
The knowledge and skills that a learner should have before attending this course are as follows:

Familiarity with Cisco IOS CLI
Familiarity with Cisco ASA
Familiarity with Cisco VPN clients
Familiarity with Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
Familiarity with 802.1x


Course to run is subject to a minimum enrollment. If the minimum enrollment is not met than the class may run as a live online virtual instructor led class. For more information, please contact 207-775-0244 or email:


Course Objectives
Describe Cisco ISE architecture, installation, and distributed deployment options
Configure Network Access Devices (NADs), policy components, and basic authentication and authorization policies in Cisco ISE
Implement Cisco ISE web authentication and guest services
Deploy Cisco ISE profiling, posture, and client provisioning services
Describe administration, monitoring, troubleshooting, and TrustSec SGA security
Configure device administration using TACACS+ in Cisco ISE

Module 1: Introducing Cisco ISE Architecture and Deployment
Lesson 1: Using Cisco ISE as a Network Access Policy Engine
Lesson 2: Introducing Cisco ISE Deployment Models

Module 2: Cisco ISE Policy Enforcement
Lesson 1: Introducing 802.1x and MAB Access: Wired and Wireless
Lesson 2: Introducing Identity Management
Lesson 3: Configuring Certificate Services
Lesson 4: Introducing Cisco ISE Policy
Lesson 5: Configuring Cisco ISE Policy Sets
Lesson 6: Implementing Third-Party Network Access Device Support
Lesson 7: Introducing Cisco TrustSec
Lesson 8: Introducing EasyConnect

Module 3: Web Authentication and Guest Services
Lesson 1: Introducing Web Access with Cisco ISE
Lesson 2: Introducing ISE Guest Access Components
Lesson 3: Configuring Guest Access Settings
Lesson 4: Configuring Portals: Sponsors and Guests

Module 4: Cisco ISE Profiler
Lesson 1: Introducing Cisco ISE Profile
Lesson 2: Configuring Cisco ISE Profiling

Module 5: Cisco ISE BYOD
Lesson 1: Introducing the Cisco ISE BYOD Process
Lesson 2: Describing BYOD Flow
Lesson 3: Configuring My Devices Portal Settings
Lesson 4: Configuring Certificates in BYOD Scenarios

Module 6: Cisco ISE Endpoint Compliance Services
Lesson 1: Introducing Endpoint Compliance
Lesson 2: Configuring Client Posture Services and Provisioning in Cisco ISE

Module 7: Cisco ISE with AMP and VPN-Based Services
Lesson 1: Introducing VPN Access Using Cisco ISE
Lesson 2: Configuring Cisco AMP for ISE

Module 8: Cisco ISE Integrated Solutions with APIs
Lesson 1: Introducing Location-Based Authorization
Lesson 2: Introducing Cisco ISE 2.x pxGrid

Module 9: Working with Network Access Devices
Lesson 1: Configuring TACACS+ for Cisco ISE Device Administration

Module 10: Cisco ISE Design
Lesson 1: Designing and Deployment Best Practices
Lesson 2: Performing Cisco ISE Installation and Configuration Best Practices
Lesson 3: Deploying Failover and High-Availability

Module 11: Configuring Third Party NAD Support
Lesson 1: Configuring Third-Party NAD Support

Lab Outline
Lab 1: Configure Initial Cisco ISE setup, GUI familiarization, system certificate usage
Lab 2: Integrate Cisco ISE with Active Directory
Lab 3: Configure Basic Policy on Cisco ISE
Lab 4: Configure Conversion to Policy Sets
Lab 5: Configure Access Policy for Easy Connect
Lab 6: Configure Guest Access
Lab 7: Configure Guest Access Operations
Lab 8: Create Guest Reports
Lab 9: Configure Profiling
Lab 10: Customize the Cisco ISE Profiling Configuration
Lab 11: Create Cisco ISE Profiling Reports
Lab 12: Configure BYOD

Lab 13: Blacklisting a Device
Lab 14: Configure Compliance Services on Cisco ISE
Lab 15: Configure Client Provisioning
Lab 16: Configure Posture Policies
Lab 17: Test and Monitor Compliance Based Access
Lab 18: Test Compliance Policy
Lab 19: Configure Cisco ISE for VPN Access
Lab 20: Configure Threat-Centric NAC using Cisco AMP (Optional)
Lab 21: Configure Cisco ISE pxGrid and Cisco WSA Integration
Lab 22: Configure Cisco ISE for Basic Device Administration
Lab 23: Configure TACACS+ Command Authorization