Course Version: This course outline applies to version 1.0 of AWS Academy Cloud Developing in English.

Course description: This course provides an overview of AWS security technology, use cases, benefits, and services. The course introduces various services in the AWS Security, Identity, and Compliance service category. By the end of this course, you will gain an understanding about the importance of security in the cloud and be able to identify AWS services that you can use to secure your data.


In this course, you will learn to:

  • Describe security and its importance to AWS
  • Describe the differences between AWS and on premises when it comes to security
  • Define the five areas of the security pillar from the AWS Well-Architected framework
  • Identify and describe AWS services used in identity and access management
  • Identify and describe AWS services used for detective controls
  • Identify and describe AWS services used in infrastructure protection
  • Identify and describe AWS services used in data protection
  • Describe how incident response is carried out on AWS


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AWS Certified Security - Specialty


This course is intended for:

  • IT business-level professionals interested in cloud security practices
  • Security professionals with minimal working knowledge of AWS
  • People new to AWS who want to develop an understanding of basic security concepts and services in the cloud
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