Certification Tracks

Firewall/VPN Certification Track

The Juniper Networks Certification Program (JNCP) Firewall/VPN certification track is a two-tiered program that allows participants to demonstrate competence with Juniper Networks Firewall with VPN products and the ScreenOS software.


End of Life Announcement for JNCIS-FWV

Effective April 1, 2018, the JNCIS-FWV certification will end of life. The last date available to take this certification exam is March 31, 2018. The JNCIS-FWV certification will remain valid for three (3) years from the date earned.

Certification CredentialPrerequisite Certification

Juniper Networks Certified Specialist FWV (JNCIS-FWV)


Test LevelExam InformationDescription

FWV, Specialist

Exam Registration

Practice Test

Designed for experienced networking professionals with intermediate knowledge of Juniper Firewall/VPN Series products and ScreenOS software, this written exam verifies the candidate’s understanding of security and routing technologies, and related platform configuration and troubleshooting skills.

JNCIS-FWV exam topics are based on the content of the recommended instructor-led training courses, as well as the additional resources.

JNCIS-FWV certification is valid for three years. To view the recertification options, go to the Recertification webpage.

Exam topics include:

  • System Setup and Initial Configuration
  • Layer 3 Operations
  • Security Policies
  • NAT
  • IPsec VPNs
  • High Availability
  • Attack Prevention
  • System Administration, Management and Monitoring