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Beginner Level

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 12 hours/week...

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Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Week 1

10 videos (Total 39 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Meet the Instructors1m
Introduction to Week 157s
Shared Responsibility Model1m
Compliance2m
Create an Account7m
Multiple Accounts10m
Identity and Access Services (Part 1)2m
Identity and Access Services (Part 2)5m
Directory Services4m
4 readings
Shared Responsibility10m
Compliance10m
Create Account10m
Multiple Accounts10m
2 practice exercises
Week 1 Quiz 1
Week 1 Quiz 2
Week
2
1 hour to complete

Week 2

9 videos (Total 27 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Network Isolation-Fort & Bee Hive2m
Network Isolation VPC2m
VPC Endpoints and Private Link2m
Detective Controls1m
Auditing6m
Monitoring CloudWatch and CloudWatch Logs2m
Monitoring Guard Duty and Security Hub4m
Demo of AWS Config4m
3 readings
Network Isolation10m
Auditing10m
Monitoring10m
2 practice exercises
Week 2 Quiz 1
Week 2 Quiz 2
Week
3
1 hour to complete

Week 3

8 videos (Total 34 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
8 videos
Data Types8m
Encryption in Transit4m
Encryption at Rest4m
Database Encryption5m
Amazon S33m
EBS Encryption3m
Demo of Cross Account Access to S33m
5 readings
Data Types10m
Encryption in Transit and at Rest10m
Database Encryption10m
Amazon S3 Default Encryption for S3 Buckets10m
EBS Encryption10m
2 practice exercises
Week 3 Quiz 1
Week 3 Quiz 2
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Week 4

7 videos (Total 24 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
7 videos
Protecting Compute Resources5m
Protecting the Endpoints5m
Managing Secrets3m
Demo of Secrets Manager4m
Well-Architected Tool3m
Class Wrap-up48s
4 readings
Protecting Compute Resources10m
Securing Endpoints10m
Secrets Manager10m
AWS Well-Architected10m
2 practice exercises
Week 4 Quiz
End of Course Assessment20m
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Top reviews from AWS Fundamentals: Addressing Security Risk

By ESOct 3rd 2019

Well presented course, high level but a very good introduction to AWS and security best practices. I recommend this to anyone who wishes to begin learning about AWS and security best practices.

By KGSep 10th 2019

Nice and helpful content presented in an amusing and easy to understand way. A good introduction to AWS cloud security.

Instructors

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Rudy Chetty

Senior Solutions Architect
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Hong Pham

Solutions Architect

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