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AWS Security Essentials

4.6 out of 5 rating Last updated 23/07/2024   English

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Global Schedule

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13 Sep 24 Enquire Book
14:00 - 22:00 Live Online GTR 695
06 Dec 24 Enquire Book
14:00 - 22:00 Live Online GTR 695

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1 Days

6 CPD hours


Assimilate Identify security benefits and responsibilities of using the AWS Cloud Describe the access control and management features of AWS Explain the available methods for providing encryption of data in transit and data at rest when storing your data in AWS. Describe how to secure network access to your AWS resources Determine which AWS services can be used for monitoring and incident response


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. Based on the AWS Shared Security Model, you learn where you are responsible for implementing security in the AWS Cloud and what security-oriented services are available to you and why and how the security services can help meet the security needs of your organization.


Working knowledge of IT security practices and infrastructure concepts, familiarity with cloud computing concepts

1 - Security on AWS
  • Security design principles in the AWS Cloud
  • AWS Shared Responsibility Model
2 - Security OF the Cloud
  • AWS Global Infrastructure
  • Data center security
  • Compliance and governance
3 - Security IN the Cloud Part 1
  • Identity and access management
  • Data protection essentials
  • Lab 01 Introduction to security policies
4 - Security IN the Cloud Part 2
  • Securing your infrastructure
  • Monitoring and detective controls
  • Lab 02 Securing VPC resources with Security Groups
5 - Security IN the Cloud Part 3
  • DDoS mitigation
  • Incident response essentials
  • Lab 03 Remediating issues with AWS Config Conformance Packs
6 - Course Wrap Up
  • AWS Well-Architected tool overview
  • Next Steps
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans AWS Security Essentials training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the AWS Security Essentials course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

FAQ for the AWS Security Essentials Course

Available Delivery Options for the AWS Security Essentials training.
  • Live Instructor Led Classroom Online (Live Online)
  • Traditional Instructor Led Classroom (TILT/ILT)
  • Delivery at your offices in London or anywhere in the UK
  • Private dedicated course as works for your staff.
How many CPD hours does the AWS Security Essentials training provide?

The 1 day. AWS Security Essentials training course give you up to 6 CPD hours/structured learning hours. If you need a letter or certificate in a particular format for your association, organisation or professional body please just ask.

Is the AWS Security Essentials training appropriate for someone learning to use AWS in a professional environment?

Yes the AWS Security Essentials is appropriate for someone looking to use AWS in a professional workspace or environment. But do make sure to note any prerequisites, read the course outline to ensure it is the right fit for you or your teams requirements and preferences.

What is the correct audience for the AWS Security Essentials training?

Security IT business-level professionals interested in cloud security practices Security professionals with minimal to no working knowledge of AWS

Do you provide training for the AWS Security Essentials.

Yes we provide corporate training, dedicated training and closed classes for the AWS Security Essentials. This can take place anywhere in Ireland including, Dublin, Cork, Galway, Northern Ireland or live online allowing you to have your teams from across Ireland or further afield to attend a single training event saving travel and delivery expenses.

What is the duration of the AWS Security Essentials program.

The AWS Security Essentials training takes place over 1 day(s), with each day lasting approximately 8 hours including small and lunch breaks to ensure that the delegates get the most out of the day.

Why are Nexus Human the best provider for the AWS Security Essentials?
Nexus Human are recognised as one of the best training companies as they and their trainers have won and hold many awards and titles including having previously won the Small Firms Best Trainer award, national training partner of the year for Ireland on multiple occasions, having trainers in the global top 30 instructor awards in 2012, 2019 and 2021. Nexus Human has also been nominated for the Tech Excellence awards multiple times. Learning Performance institute (LPI) external training provider sponsor 2024.
Is there a discount code for the AWS Security Essentials training.

Yes, the discount code PENPAL5 is currently available for the AWS Security Essentials training. Other discount codes may also be available but only one discount code or special offer can be used for each booking. This discount code is available for companies and individuals.

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Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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