Overview

This course demonstrates how to efficiently use AWS security services to stay secure in the AWS Cloud. The course also focuses on the security practices that AWS recommends for enhancing the security of your data and systems in the cloud. Other than highlights the security features of AWS key services including compute, storage, networking, and database services, you will also learn how to leverage AWS services and tools for automation, continuous monitoring and logging, and responding to security incidents.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, participants will understand:

  • Assimilate and leverage the AWS shared security responsibility model
  • Architect and build AWS application infrastructures that are protected against the most common security threats
  • Protect data at rest and in transit with encryption
  • Apply security checks and analyses in an automated and reproducible manner
  • Configure authentication for resources and applications in the AWS Cloud
  • Gain insight into events by capturing, monitoring, processing, and analysing logs
  • Identify and mitigate incoming threats against applications and data
  • Perform security assessments to ensure that common vulnerabilities are patched and security best practices are applied

Who should Attend?

This course is intended for:

  • Security engineers
  • Security architects
  • Information security

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants should have:

  • At least two years of hands-on experience securing AWS workloadsSecurity controls for workloads on AWS
  • A minimum of five years of IT security experience designing and implementing security solutions
This course is endorsed under Critical Infocomm Technology Resource Programme Plus (CITREP+) Programme.
To find out more about CITREP+ Funding, please refer to Programme Support under CITREP+ page


Information is accurate as of 31 March 2020