AWS Security Essentials

Why Attend

This course covers fundamental AWS cloud security concepts, including AWS access control, data encryption methods, and how network access to your AWS infrastructure can be secured. We will address your security responsibilities in the AWS cloud and provide a brief introduction to the different security-oriented AWS services available.

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Course Objectives


  • By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
  • • Identify security benefits and responsibilities of using the AWS Cloud
  • • Describe the access control and management features of AWS
  • • Understand the different methods to secure data
  • • Describe how to secure network access to your AWS resources
  • • Determine which AWS services can be used for monitoring and incident response


Target Audience


• IT business-level professionals interested in cloud security practices
• Security professionals with minimal working knowledge of AWS

Module: Security on AWS

  • Security design principles in the AWS Cloud
  • AWS Shared Responsibility Model

Module: Security OF the Cloud

  • AWS Global Infrastructure
  • Data Center Security
  • Compliance and Governance

Module: Security IN the Cloud – Part 1

  • Identity and Access Management
  • Data Protection

Module: Security IN the Cloud – Part 2

  • Securing your infrastructure
  • Monitoring and detective controls

Module: Security IN the Cloud – Part 3

  • DDoS mitigation
  • Incident response essentials

Module: Course Wrap Up

AWS Well-Architected tool overview

This course has not been scheduled, however you can request for In-House training