AWS Security Certification Training Course
AWS security services, including the many different security methods and strategies that AWS offers to protect your infrastructure and data from both internal and external threats and exposures, are specifically tailored for students wishing to obtain a thorough grasp of them.

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AWS Security Course Overview

AWS security services, including the many different security methods and strategies that AWS offers to protect your infrastructure and data from both internal and external threats and exposures, are specifically tailored for students wishing to obtain a thorough grasp of them.

You may demonstrate and confirm your AWS knowledge in security-related areas like data protection and encryption, infrastructure security, incident response, identity and access management, monitoring, and logging by earning the AWS Certified Security – Specialty certification. This Learning Path assists you in getting ready for and passing the AWS Certified Security – Specialty exam by combining instructional courses, practical labs, quizzes, and a practise test.

This learning path was created to guide you through the many security services and security capabilities that are offered in other AWS services.

It starts with a description of the most popular security service, Identity & Access Management (IAM). The first several courses and labs address various techniques of authentication and authorization while examining access management and identities, both within and outside.

Training Features

  • Trainer/Instructor-led Sessions(LVC)
    • Weekday/Weekend Classes: 21 Hours of Online Live Instructor-Led Classes i.e. 7 sessions 0f 3hr each.
    • 2 Mock Tests: Each mock test will have 100 questions. The pattern will be similar to the questions asked in the examination.
    • 3 Simulated Practice Exams (4 –hours, 200 Questions).
    • 200Test Questions.
    • 4 Helpful Study guides.
    • 562 Terms and Definitions.
  • Real-life Case Studies
    • Live project based on any of the available use cases, involving the implementation of several Amazon services.
  • Assignments
    • Each session will be followed by practical assignments totalling at least 21 hours in length.
  • Lifetime Access
    • Lifetime access to the Learning Management System (LMS) will be provided. The LMS allows you to see class recordings, reference guide, mock tests and presentations online.
  • 24 x 7 Expert Support
    • A dedicated online support team will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to assist you with any technical issues you may encounter during the course.
  • Certification
    • You will receive a certificate at the conclusion of this course, which is required to apply for the Amazon ® examination.
  • Forum
    • All of our customers have access to a community forum where they can boost their learning through peer interaction and information sharing.

Gaining this Certification’s Advantages


  • For ALL use cases, cloud security is essential.
  • For AWS partners and practitioners, credentials from AWS serve as a respectable baseline.
  • makes certain that team members adhere to security best practises
  • ensures team members’ professional development
  • contributes to the requirements for AWS partner certification

    The average annual AWS Security Engineer salary as of November, 2022 is $163400. The majority pay between $128000 to $171500 per year

Course Overview

Course Curriculum

  • How AWS IAM is Used to Securely Manage Access
  • Managing User Identities with Long Term Credentials in AWS IAM
  • Managing Access using IAM User Groups & Roles
  • Using IAM Policies to Define and Manage Permissions
  • Introduction to IAM
  • Advanced Roles and Groups Management Using IAM
  • Knowledge Check: Overview of AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • The Difference Between Authentication, Authorization, and Access Control in AWS
  • Authorization Controls in AWS
  • AWS Authentication Mechanisms
  • Using AWS Identity Federation to Simplify Access at Scale
  • AWS Incident Response: Isolating your EC2 instances
  • Amazon EC2 Instance Isolation Challenge
  • AWS CloudTrail: An Introduction
  • Monitoring AWS CloudTrail Events with Amazon CloudWatch
  • AWS Config: An Introduction
  • Compliance Check Using AWS Config Rules (Managed & Custom)
  • Amazon Inspector
  • Using AWS Trusted Advisor to Follow and Implement Best Practices
  • Follow Best Practices with AWS Trusted Advisor
  • Understanding Amazon GuardDuty
  • Detecting EC2 Threats with Amazon GuardDuty
  • Enforcing Compliance & Security Controls with Amazon Macie
  • An Overview of Amazon CloudWatch
  • Building CloudWatch Dashboards
  • How to Implement & Enable Logging Across AWS Services (Part 1 of 2)
  • How to Implement & Enable Logging Across AWS Services (Part 2 of 2)
  • Monitor Amazon CloudWatch Security Logs for failed SSH attempts
  • Advanced Techniques for AWS Monitoring, Metrics and Logging
  • How to Use KMS Key Encryption to Protect Your Data
  • How to Share CMKs Across Multiple Accounts Using AWS KMS
  • Understanding S3 Encryption Mechanisms to Secure your Data
  • Using Amazon Key Management Service to Encrypt S3 and EBS Data
  • Sharing Secrets Between Multiple Accounts Using AWS Secrets Manager
  • Manage Your Own Encryption Keys Using AWS CloudHSM
  • AWS Encryption for Data Analytics
  • Protecting Web Apps with AWS WAF, Shield & Firewall Manager
  • AWS Virtual Private Cloud: Subnets and Routing
  • Securing your VPC using Public and Private Subnets
  • AWS Security Best Practices: Abstract and Container Services
  • Using S3 Bucket Policies and Conditions to Restrict Specific Permissions
  • Query Encrypted Amazon S3 Data with Amazon Athena
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention on Amazon Web Services
  • Code Red: Repair an AWS Environment with a Linux Bastion Host
  • Cert Prep: AWS Security Specialty Certification

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Course Details

The next section highlights several AWS security services for auditing and compliance, some of which are based on machine learning, such Amazon GuardDuty and Amazon Macie. Then, monitoring and logging are covered, looking at how you can utilize the various AWS services to keep track of log data and use it to your advantage.  Then there are other laboratories and courses that study encryption and data protection using various tools and strategies. Here, a variety of popular AWS services with various encryption methods are covered. Next, we discuss application and network security, looking at various tools and methods that may be used to defend your Web Apps and VPC infrastructure, once more from internal and external threats.


Several labs and courses are available that cover governance, risk, and best practices in security

Anyone interested in learning to identify, clarify, and execute solutions to enforce stringent security controls across all tiers of AWS infrastructure installations should follow this learning route.

Through this learning path, you’ll be able to:


  • Recognize the variations among the security services provided by AWS and how you might apply them in your environment.
  • Using a range of services, choose the proper security level based on your deployments and the sensitivity of your data.
  • To satisfy corporate objectives and requirements, implement the appropriate security services and measures.
  • Recognize how to pick the best data protection strategies, such as encryption procedures.
  • Utilize logging and monitoring tools to identify and assess the security gaps and flaws in your infrastructure.


You must have passed the AWS Cloud Practitioner certification or ANY of the AWS Associate level certifications in order to sit for this Security Specialty exam.

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Training Options

Virtual Classroom

Self Paced

Corporate Training


Amazon Web Services certifications are among the most popular IT certifications today. These certifications help to validate your cloud expertise level of Amazon Web Services. IT professionals opt for this certification to showcase their technical knowledge and skills of the cloud. AWS offers a range of certifications for distinct professions, job roles, and position levels.

The questions included in the AWS certification exams are set to challenge all those taking the exams to apply everything that they know

Currently all our courses are offered online as Live, interactive, trainer-led sessions where you will get to learn directly from the trainer with opportunities to discuss and clear doubts. 

In an online classroom, students can log in at the scheduled time to a live learning environment that is led by an instructor. You can interact, communicate, view, and discuss presentations, and engage with learning resources while working in groups, all in an online setting. Our instructors use an extensive set of collaboration tools and techniques which improve your online training experience. 

No. Exam fees are not included in the AWS Certification course. You must pay the Project Management Institute AWS to take the Certification exam.

You will never miss the AWS classes at Certera! You can choose either of the two options:

  • View the recorded session of the class available in your LMS.
  • You can attend the missed session, in any other live batch.

Yes, group discounts are available and apply to groups as small as three (3) participants. The more participants that attend a Kubernetes course, the greater the discount.

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I can’t remember how I came across certera, but it was the best thing that ever happened to me. I was looking for the best provider for cloud computing certification training and this one had all the qualities I was looking for. The course content was accurate & up-to-date, and their instructors are knowledgeable and engaging.


The Certera AWS certification training course are amazing. After completing the courses, I have felt more prepared for my certification exams and gained a lot of insight on how to succeed as an IT professional. The coursework is also very well designed and I always leave feeling so much more confident about my career in the industry.

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