Training and Certification

Become an SD-WAN expert.

Silver Peak’s SD-WAN solutions solve many of the networking challenges faced by customers, and can help make managing a network easier while reducing cost and improving performance. Silver Peak provides Sales and Technical Sales courses to prepare you to ask the right questions and confidently answer questions during the sales cycle, and then craft the best designs to integrate Silver Peak SD-WAN into your customer’s network.

Silver Peak is constantly adding and updating training content. Refer to the Course Catalog on the Silver Peak training site for a list of all available instructor-led and online courses. Instructor-led training courses are also offered as self-paced online courses. Instructor-led courses can be attended in person or remotely via WebEx. All classes are free of charge.

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Silver Peak Sales and Technical Sales Training and Certifications

The Silver Peak Sales Professional SD-WAN (SSP-SDWAN) training and certification program extends your knowledge on Silver Peak’s SD-WAN technology and products, SD-WAN fundamentals, and provides guidance for identifying and qualifying new SD-WAN opportunities.

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The Silver Peak Technical Sales Professional SD-WAN (STSP-SDWAN) training and certification program provides a deeper dive into Silver Peak’s technology, EdgeConnect products, and the Orchestrator management software. Completing this course will automatically enroll you into the DST course (described below), which will allow a more hands-on experience.

The SSP-SD-WAN Training must be completed before taking this course.

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Silver Peak SD-WAN Professional (SPSP) - Deploying SD-WAN Technologies (DST) Training

The Deploying SD-WAN Technologies (DST) course is your introduction to deploying an SD-WAN solution and earning your SPSP certification >> See More

You must pass the SPSP test after attending the DST class to earn your certification.

Deploying SD-WAN Technologies (DST) Sessions Schedule

Sep 16-17, 2019 (PDT)

Sep 23-24, 2019 (BST) [Remote Only]

Oct 7-8, 2019 (PDT)

Oct 14-15, 2019 (BST) [Remote Only]

Oct 14-15, 2019 (PDT)

Oct 21-22, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Nov 4-5, 2019 (PST)

Nov 11-12, 2019 (GMT) [Remote Only]

Nov 11-12, 2019 (PST)

Dec 2-3, 2019 (GMT) [Remote Only]

Dec 2-3, 2019 (PST)

Dec 9-10, 2019 (PST)

Dec 16-17, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Silver Peak SD-WAN eXpert (SPSX) - Advanced SD-WAN Deployments (ASD) Training

The Advanced SD-WAN Deployments (ASD) course extends your foundation knowledge into complex deployments, and will enable you to earn your SPSX certification. >> See More

Students attending this course should have already completed the DST course.

Advanced SD-WAN Deployments (ASD) Sessions Schedule

Sep 18-19, 2019 (PDT)

Sep 25-26, 2019 (BST) [Remote Only]

Oct 9-10, 2019 (PDT)

Oct 16-17, 2019 (BST) [Remote Only]

Oct 16-17, 2019 (PDT)

Oct 23-24, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Nov 6-7, 2019 (PST)

Nov 13-14, 2019 (GMT) [Remote Only]

Nov 13-14, 2019 (PST)

Dec 4-5, 2019 (GMT) [Remote Only]

Dec 4-5, 2019 (PST)

Dec 11-12, 2019 (PST)

Dec 18-19, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Silver Peak Designing SD-WAN Networks (DSN) Training

The Designing SD-WAN Networks (DSN) course is for anyone who plans to design, build, and/or size Silver Peak SD-WAN solutions. >> See More

Prior completion of DST (online self-paced or instructor led) is recommended for best results.

Designing SD-WAN Networks (DSN) Sessions Schedule

Sep 23, 2019 (PDT) [Remote Only]

Sep 30, 2019 (PDT) [Remote Only]

Oct 21, 2019 (PDT) [Remote Only]

Oct 28, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Oct 29, 2019 (PDT) [Remote Only]

Nov 18, 2019 (GMT) [Remote Only]

Nov 20, 2019 (PST) [Remote Only]

Dec 9, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Dec 16, 2019 (PST) [Remote Only]

Silver Peak Managing SD-WAN Networks (MSN) Training

The Managing SD-WAN Networks (MSN) Training course teaches network administrators monitoring, management, and maintenance best practices for Silver Peak SD-WAN networks using lecture, demonstrations, exercises, and hands-on labs. There is focus is on problem isolation for common issues found when maintaining SD-WAN networks.

There are no pre-requisites.

Designing SD-WAN Networks (MSN) Sessions Schedule

Sep 24, 2019 (PDT) [Remote Only]

Oct 29, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Oct 30, 2019 (PDT) [Remote Only]

Nov 19, 2019 (GMT) [Remote Only]

Nov 19, 2019 (PST) [Remote Only]

Dec 10, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Dec 17, 2019 (PST) [Remote Only]

Additional Silver Peak Self-Paced Training and Certifications

  • Deploying an EdgeConnect Appliance in AWS
  • Deploying an EdgeConnect Appliance in Microsoft Azure
  • Deploying SaaS Optimization
  • Deploying SD-WAN Technologies - DST (Self-Paced - Version 7.3 SW) w/ hands on labs
  • Deploying WAN-Opt Technologies - DWT (self-Paced) w/hands-on labs (SW Version 7.0) and Silver
  • Advanced Optimization Deployments - AOD (self-Paced w/ hands-on labs ver 7.1) and Silver Peak Optimization eXpert (SPOX) certification

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Need Instructor-Led Silver Peak Training Delivered Onsite at Your Company?

Silver Peak doesn't offer this directly, but there are Certified Silver Peak Instructors (CSIs) that are available to deliver the same great training courses you get from Silver Peak.

Cavell Group, a global company with headquarters in the Netherlands, is available to deliver training at your site. Contact them at for details and pricing.

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