The course will cover

  • The history of AWS and its services.
  • A breakdown of the Security Reference Architecture.
  • Implementing best practices within AWS
  • An overview of all relevant AWS Services and how to apply them
  • Hands-on lab access that will help you learn how to access AWS, and implement AWS Services within an AWS environment.

What You'll Learn

  • 8 hours of interactive lectures that guide you through everything you need to know about the basics of AWS.
  • Access to hands-on labs and walk-throughs that put you in the actual AWS environment you will be working in.
  • Access to the TRAIN GRC Forum where you can troubleshoot any questions that you get hung up on.

Your Instructor

"HI! I’m Wes Ladd, and I’ve made it my mission to teach people like you everything they need to know about working in the cloud! I’ve compiled and condensed the knowledge I’ve acquired into these simple, go at your own pace courses. With the knowledge I give you, you will be able to thwart attacks by learning the best methods for protecting data for your company."

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When does the course start and finish?
The course starts as soon as you enroll. You decide what pace is best for you. If you feel productive, you can binge content to your heart's desire. If your brain has had enough, you can circle back when you feel refreshed. Information overload is real, so figure out what works best for you!
How long do I have to access the course?
Once enrolled, you have unlimited access to the lectures and the Train GRC Forum for as long as you like, across any device. You will have access to the hands-on labs for a period of 90 days after enrollment.
Is the course useful for all cloud learners?
This course specifically covers key concepts related to AWS, but some of the concepts discussed will apply to a broader range of cloud applications.
What if I do freelance cloud work?
Everything you learn from this course will give you a better understanding of AWS and how to use it in any capacity.
How does this fit with your other courses: Securing the Perimeter and Defense-In-Depth?
This course covers the foundational principles of AWS, whereas those courses target more advanced AWS learners.