Training Programs and Education

F5 training helps you leverage F5 solutions to ensure your applications are secure, fast and available in the data center and in the cloud.

Instructor-led courses

F5 courses are available in multiple training facilities across five continents. Each one combines instructor presentations, classroom discussions and interactive labs. The hands-on learning environment helps provide a fast track to accomplishing your goals.

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instructor-led courses

Subscription training

Each e-learning module contains:

  • Conceptual video: a quick introduction to the feature, including recommendations with tips and tricks
  • Requirements, process overview, and detailed content
  • A curated list of related resources

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Free online training

You can use the self-paced Getting Started series of free, web-based courses to learn how to deploy F5 solutions to address your most common application delivery problems:

  • Securing your web applications
  • Scaling, securing and optimizing your DNS infrastructure
  • Implementing a unified, context-aware, policy-based solution for access to your corporate network resources
  • Directly manipulating and managing your application traffic to align with your business rules

Each course lasts about 45 minutes and provides a thorough introduction to the solution and what it feels like to configure and operate it in the real-world.

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get started with free online training


  • Getting Started—Start Here
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP: Part 1 – Administration
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP: Part 2 – Application Delivery
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM): Part 1 – High Availability and Traffic Processing
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM): Part 2 – iRules® and Accelerating Traffic
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Application Security Manager (ASM)
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Access Policy Manager (APM)
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Advanced Firewall Manager (AFM)
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP DNS (formerly GTM)
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager (AAM) - Web Acceleration
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager (AAM) - Symmetric Optimization
  • Getting Started with Policy Enforcement Manager (PEM)
  • Getting Started with Carrier-Grade NAT (CGNAT)
  • Getting Started with VIPRION
  • Getting Started with BIG-IQ Centralized Management
  • Getting Started with WebSafe
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP APM Secure Web Gateway (SWG)
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP iHealth
  • Getting Started with F5 Silverline Services
  • Getting Started with BIG-IP Programmability

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Training contact information

North and South America

F5 Global Training Services
Seattle, WA
Phone: (206) 272-5555
Fax: (206) 272-5568
Toll-free: 1-888-88-BIGIP

Europe, Middle East, Africa

F5 Regional Training Services
United Kingdom - Chertsey Office
Phone: (+44) 0 1932 582 000
Fax: (+44) 0 1932 582 001


F5 Regional Training Services
Tokyo Office
Phone: (+81) 3 5114 3200
Fax: (+81) 3 5114 3201


F5 Regional Training Services
Singapore Office
Phone: (+65) 6533 6103
Fax: (+65) 6533 6106