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Learn the essentials of the AWS Cloud including key services and terminology.

This fundamental-level, one-day, instructor-led classroom course is intended for individuals who seek an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support to enable you to build your cloud skills and grow your professional credibility.

This course is delivered through a mix of instructor-led training (ILT) and hands-on labs.

This course also helps you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

Key Topics

Detailed Info
  • Introduction to the AWS Cloud
  • Building in the cloud
  • Pricing models and cloud application support
  • Getting started with the cloud
  • Security
  • Architecture
Skills Gained
Key Topics
Target Audience

Skills Gained

In this course, participants will learn how to:

  • Define what the cloud is and how it works
  • Differentiate between cloud computing and deployment models
  • Describe the AWS Cloud value proposition
  • Describe the basic global infrastructure of the cloud
  • Compare the different methods of interacting with AWS
  • Describe and differentiate between AWS service domains
  • Given a scenario, identify an appropriate solution using AWS Cloud services
  • Describe the Well-Architected Framework
  • Describe basic AWS Cloud architectural principles
  • Explain the Shared Responsibility model
  • Describe security services with the AWS cloud
  • Define the billing, account management, and pricing models for the AWS platform
  • Identify future services and developments built on the cloud

Key Topics

Module 1: Introduction to the AWS Cloud

  • What is the AWS Cloud?
  • What are the benefits of the AWS Cloud?
  • AWS global infrastructure
  • AWS management interfaces

Module 2: Getting started with the cloud

  • Get started with AWS services
  • Build your infrastructure
  • Store your data
  • Secure your data
  • Hands-on lab: Amazon Simple Storage Service

Module 3: Building in the cloud

  • Go beyond servers and storage
  • Monitor AWS resources
  • Manage demand efficiently
  • Deploy database services
  • Automate deployment
  • Connect and share data
  • Deliver content faster
  • Hands-on lab: Build a Web Server on Amazon EC2

Module 4: Security

  • Secure your infrastructure
  • Manage authentication and authorisation
  • Assess your security and compliance
  • Protect your infrastructure from Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks
  • AWS security compliance

Module 5: Pricing models and cloud application support

  • Fundamentals of pricing
  • Cost estimating tools
  • AWS Support
  • Hands-on lab: Auditing Security with AWS Trusted Advisor

Module 6: Architecture

  • The AWS Well-Architected Framework
  • Reference architectures
  • The future of the AWS Cloud

Please note: This is an emerging technology course. The course outline is subject to change as needed.

Target Audience

This course is intended for:

  • Sales and Marketing
  • Legal
  • Business Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • AWS Academy students
  • IT professionals

We can also deliver and customise this training course for larger groups – saving your organisation time, money and resources. For more information, please call us at +632 8244 2098 or email [email protected]



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January 27 2022 - January 27 2022
February 21 2022 - February 21 2022

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