Implementing and Configuring Cisco Identity Services Engine (SISE) v3.x

The Implementing and Configuring Cisco Identity Services Engine (SISE) v3.0 course shows you how to deploy and use Cisco® Identity Services Engine (ISE) v3.1, an identity and access control policy platform that simplifies the delivery of consistent, highly secure access control across wired, wireless, and VPN connections. This hands-on course provides you with the knowledge and skills to implement and use Cisco ISE, including policy enforcement, profiling services, web authentication, and guest access services, BYOD, endpoint compliance services, and TACACS+ device administration. Through expert instruction and hands-on practice, you will learn how to use Cisco ISE to gain visibility into what is happening in your network, streamline security policy management, and contribute to operational efficiency. This course is delivered on v3.0, however, the labs have been updated to run on ISE v3.1 to ensure students get experience with the latest version of the product!

Retail Price: $3,995.00

Next Date: 04/03/2023

Course Days: 5

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This course helps you prepare to take the exam, Implementing and Configuring Cisco Identity Services Engine (300-715 SISE), which leads to CCNP® Security and the Cisco Certified Specialist - Security Identity Management Implementation certifications.

This class will help you use SISE to:

  • Provide secure business and context-based access based on policies
  • Centrally configure and manage profiler, posture, guest, authentication, and authorization services in a single web-based GUI console
  • Provide a streamlined experience for implementing and customizing guest network access
  • Gain leading-edge career skills for high-demand job roles and responsibilities focused on enterprise security
  • Earn 40 CE credits toward recertification


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

Recommended Cisco offerings that may help you meet these prerequisites:

  • Cisco CCNP® Security Certification training
  • Introduction to 802.1X Operations for Cisco Security Professionals (802.1X)


  • 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 Profiler
    • 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 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:

    Current Lab Software is ISE Version 3.x

    Labs are designed to assure learners a whole practical experience, through the following practical activities:

    • 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 Guest Access
    • Lab 6: Configure Guest Access Operations
    • Lab 7: Create Guest Reports
    • Lab 8: Configure Profiling
    • Lab 9: Customize the Cisco ISE Profiling Configuration
    • Lab 10: Create Cisco ISE Profiling Reports
    • Lab 11: Configure BYOD
    • Lab 12: Blacklisting a Device
    • Lab 13: Configure Compliance Services on Cisco ISE
    • Lab 14: Configure Client Provisioning
    • Lab 15: Configure Cisco ISE for Basic Device Administration
    • Lab 16: Configure TACACS+ Command Authorization
Course Dates Course Times (EST) Delivery Mode GTR
4/3/2023 - 4/7/2023 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Virtual gauranteed to run course date Enroll
6/5/2023 - 6/9/2023 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Virtual gauranteed to run course date Enroll